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Generate Justice:

Reflections from Genesis leaders on organizing

In the midst of a pandemic, we are facing cancellations of worship services and public gatherings. Pre-pandemic, we were already plagued with isolation and division from one another. 

What are ways we can cope?

  1. One-on-ones: Could we still meet with each other? If we...

December 26, 2019

Another year and another Christmas and another go of me thinking about how much the Incarnation absolutely rules. It’s really something that God looked down on a world that was in true disarray—a dumpster fire, of sorts—and said “yeah, I’m going in.” And the omnipotent...

December 3, 2019

Have you ever been part of a Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, NextDoor, or Yahoo Groups argument? They happen all the time. What might begin as a simply a post about a new stop sign or city council meeting will, 200 comments later, have gone down a rabbit hole of conspira...

November 18, 2019

At every level, the universe aims towards, displays, and has as its basic intent orderliness, harmonious, wholeness, and equitable expression, relying on many parts of itself to make a whole. From the basic family unit to a global society, humanity is at its very best...

Restorative Justice is, "...a set of principles and practices inspired by indigenous values used to build community, respond to harm/conflict and provide individual circles of support for students. By building, maintaining and restoring relationships between members of...

The theme of our 7th Annual Fundraising Breakfast, which will be on September 7th is "Be The Change", which is a portion of a larger famous quote. We've all heard the saying, "Be the change you wish to see in the world." Mahatma Gandhi is often credited with saying thi...

April 22, 2019

As many of you might know, I wrote a piece in Resipiscence 2019, which was a Lenten Devotional co-edited by Vahisha Hasan and Nichola Torbett (member of First Congregational Church of Oakland, a Genesis Member). Here is the podcast which is hosted and directed by Vahis...

April 19, 2019

Above is a photo of my friend and I in front of the birthplace of Jesus inside the Church of Nativity in Bethlehem. 

As someone who has lived in the dominant narrative (Christian society) my entire life, I took on a journey to Palestine earlier this year to understand t...

January 8, 2019

SMXLL

  

Join us to call riders and community leaders to:

1.  Thank their AC Transit Bus Driver

2.  Call for more funding for Free Youth Bus Pass programs

3.  Commit to finding other ways to support Transit Equity

We will meet in a location and time TBD on Monday Februa...