May 16, 2021 – Seventh Sunday of Easter
We welcome Lucas Johnson this morning. Lucas Johnson leads The On Being Project’s work in social healing as Executive Director of Civil Conversations and Social Healing. Lucas has deep, global experience in conflict resolution and community organizing. He has been shaped by his time learning from veterans of the Civil Rights Movement in the U.S., most closely Vincent Harding and Dorothy Cotton, and by his work with human rights activists around the world, especially in Africa, Europe, and Latin America. Lucas was a leader in the U.S. community of the International Fellowship of Reconciliation (IFOR), the world’s oldest interfaith peace organization, for 6 years, based in Atlanta and focused on the Southeast and mid-Atlantic. Lucas is a member of Oakhurst Baptist Church, interned at Oakhurst Baptist Church, and was Ordained by Oakhurst Baptist Church. He is our friend and we love him.