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Giving Up Whiteness: Interview with Jeff James (Ep 49)


The latest from our podcast Resist and Restore!

In this Episode:

Interview with author and friend Jeff James. Rachel interviews Jeff on his book “Giving Up Whiteness: One Man’s Journey.” They speak about the history of racist structures in the United States, how whiteness affects us today, how to divest from whiteness, and more. With thoughtful anecdotes from his Appalachian upbringing, Jeff shares his journey to becoming anti-racist.

Also in this episode, the pastors respond to talkback on a blog post of Jonny’s. Later, they tell us what they’ve been watching in the ending segment of Spiritual Show and Tell: Encanto, Don’t Look Up, and The Kominsky Method.


Interview with Jeff James:

Giving Up Whiteness: One Man’s Journey: www.givingupwhiteness.com/

Spiritual Show and Tell:

Forgiveness must cost you something: https://www.jonnyrashid.com/forgiveness-must-cost-you-something/

Encanto: www.disneyplus.com/movies/encanto/33q7DY1rtHQH

Don’t Look Up: www.netflix.com/title/81252357

The Kominsky Method

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Resist and Restore is a podcast by Circle of Hope. We’re extending the table of our dialogue! Tune in bi-weekly as the Circle of Hope pastors—Rachel, Julie, and Jonny—sit down to dialogue about faith, God, Jesus, the spiritual life, and everything in between. Available on Spotify, iTunes/Apple Music, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and more.

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