By Charlene Brown

The Trayvon Martin Case and Why I’m in Campus Ministry

“What have you done? Listen! Your brother’s blood cries out to me from the ground.” -Genesis 4:10

I am saddened and grieved by the outcome of the Trayvon Martin case. However, this incident and failure of our community, our laws and systems, have echoed in me long before today. We continue to cry out “post-racial,” “diversity,” and “reconciliation,” but fail to live into a larger narrative that calls us to put to death our very safe ways of being in the world. 

Read the rest at Charlene’s blog, Reconciling Way, where this was originally posted.

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