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The bond of love that dissolves injustice

From the October 12, 2020 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel


As racial tensions in America this year ran high, Jen Hatmaker had to face this question from one of her kids: “Why do white people think they’re so much better than Black people—is it something about us?” This “soul-crushing question” came from her adopted daughter, who is Black. Hatmaker, who is white, Christian, and a mother of five, reassured her daughter that there wasn’t anything wrong with her and that she was beautiful and worthy (“ ‘This is Their Problem’: Jen Hatmaker to Her Black Children on Racism in America,” faithit.