The Day I Learned White Christians Hate Me

This is an important post!

Graysight

Dear White American Evangelical Christians,

It’s taken me three years to write this. Oh how I wish you could understand how hard the last few years have been for me, and millions of others. I wish you had the ability to sit with racial discomfort without lashing out at me for more than 30 seconds. I need to tell you a story, but honestly, I don’t know if you have the strength to sit with it. I need to tell you how your racial hatred has driven me away from the God you claim is love.

A mere three years ago, in what seems like a past life, I was attending Mars Hill Church. I was unhappy there but we were leading a community group and bailing wasn’t really an option. Then some tremors started.

To be clear, these rumblings had always been there, but they got pushed to the…

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One thought on “The Day I Learned White Christians Hate Me

  1. Thank you for reposting this. Check out “Prayer for the Right Kind of Sorrow” on 100,000 Hours of Prayer. May we truly love one another.

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