Text Box: Questions to Facilitate Conversation
Please consider using questions such as these to prompt discussion & generate meaningful conversation after watching the videos listed under "video resources":
QUESTIONS THAT SURFACE PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND REFLECTION
How has racism affected your life?
Listening to the speaker made me feel:
Listening to the speaker made me question:
What do I (we) need to learn more about?
What is my view and understanding of the word "justice"?
 
QUESTIONS THAT HELP UNCOVER CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
What challenges and opportunities are we facing? What is at stake here?
What is one issue in my community that needs to be addressed? 
What relationships can we leverage to be influential in this effort?
 
QUESTIONS THAT EXPLORE POSSIBILITIES AND STEPS FORWARD
What is the need our parish can uniquely meet?
Where do you see yourself and this congregation on this issue?
What is the next level of engagement for this work as a parish? Where should we be heading?
 
QUESTIONS THAT CONSIDER HISTORICAL AND INSTITUTIONAL INFLUENCES
How is racism evident in our community today?
What in our faith journey asks that we respond to the injustices in our world?
How has the church perpetuated systems of racism?
How can we influence or support the work of the Commission on racial Justice & Reconciliation?

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