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The killing of George Floyd, the global protests that followed, and the recent passing of civil rights leader and longtime US Congressman John Lewis have brought the issue of racism to the forefront of thought. While completely eradicating racial inequality seems an enormous task, this article’s author was inspired by a Black woman who overcame unjust circumstances with the assurance of God's omnipotence and her conviction of everyone’s spiritual unity with God.

No matter how deep-rooted racist beliefs and attitudes may seem to be, we can counter them and their resulting actions with an equally deep and sincere protest based in love for God and God’s loved creation, which includes each individual.

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