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Tag: Corhaven Graveyard

A Day to Celebrate Juneteenth

A Day to Celebrate Juneteenth

An immense thank you to the twelve adults and nine children who gathered at Corhaven Graveyard— where two-dozen African Americans, enslaved in life / freed in death, are buried— to tangibly celebrate Juneteenth on Saturday. These community members listened to a...

A Different Kind of Independence Day

An invitation to THE CORHAVEN GRAVEYARD JUNETEENTH WORK-DAY & PICNIC by Sarah Kohrs On June 19, 1865, emancipation of the last remaining enslaved African Americans finally occurred in the US. Since then, celebrations commemorating this Juneteenth holiday, when...

The God Who Sees

By: Karen McNary Participant on our recent Slavery in Virginia Pilgrimage, April 13-14, 2019 I came into Coracle’s Slavery in Virginia Pilgrimage on Palm Sunday weekend feeling hurt but hopeful, exacerbated yet expectant. The weekend marked the end of the sixth...

Join the Journey to Racial Healing in America

For Christians, working for racial healing and racial reconciliation is both an invitation and obligation. It is an invitation to make real Jesus’ desire for a multiracial family and follow in his footsteps of breaking down racial division, as well as an invitation to...

Our Annual Report 2018 and a Look into 2019

Dear friends, It is with great rejoicing that we present this year’s Annual Report for 2018, and a look into 2019.   Please take some time to look it through, thank God with us, and pray for us coming into 2019.  If you would like to receive a hard-copy, send...