Grass-Roots Practitioners, in Their Own Words
From September 7 to 11, the Christian Community Development Association (CCDA) celebrated 20 years of restoring under-resourced communities. The following are reflections from some grass-roots practitioners about what drew them to this conference.
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- Lisa Sharon Harper, New York Faith & Justice
- Onleilove Alston, Leonard Gray, and Dorren Hicks, United Workers
- Gabriel Salguero, Director, Hispanic Leadership Program, Princeton Theological Seminary
- Andrew Marin, The Marin Foundation
- Mark Van Steenwyk, Jesus Radicals
Becky Garrison is the author of Jesus Died for This?: A Satirist's Search for the Risen Christ. Follow Becky's travels on twitter @Jesusdied4this.