We love because he first loved us. Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen.  And he has given us this command: Anyone who loves God must also love their brother and sister."

- I John 4:19-21

MCC U.S. Program on Racial Justice and Gender Equity provides training and support for staff, constituency and churches to identify systems of racial and sexist oppression. Groups will learn about historic patterns of injustice and promote healing within organizations, communities and homes. Through training initiatives and resources, we seek to be transformed and reconciled through Christ. We offer:

  • Anti-racism training I: Understanding the roots of racism
  • Anti-racism training II: Understanding racism and economics
  • Anti-racism training III: Understanding policy and collaboration
  • Board and leadership training on racial justice and gender equity
  • Empowering women in leadership
  • Resources related to gender equity and sexualized violence
Central States

Anti-oppression work is integral to all programmatic work in the Central States region.

Our regional program work focuses on: