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All God’s Children: Growing Kids who Embrace a Biblical View of Racial Unity

Aug 26, 2017

Steven Harris moderates a panel discussion with Trillia Newbell, Rachel Metzger, Jason Paredes, Byron Day, and Ashfin Ziafat on raising children who will embrace God's plan for racial unity and reconciliation. 

Trillia Newbell

Trillia Newbell is the author of  Enjoy: Finding the Freedom to Delight Daily in God’s Good Gifts (2016),  Fear and Faith: Finding the Peace Your Heart Craves (2015) and United: Captured by God’s Vision for Diversity (2014). Her writings on issues... Read More

Afshin Ziafat

Afshin was born in Houston, Texas. He moved with his family to their native country of Iran when he was two years old. In the midst of the Islamic Revolution in Iran, Afshin’s family moved back to Houston when he... Read More

Steven Harris

Steven Harris serves as a Policy Director, with a particular focus on the U.S. Senate. In this role, he works with government leaders in the legislative and executive branches to advocate for the ERLC’s position on important issues, while also... Read More

Rachel Metzger

Rachel Metzger is has been an educator for 18 years. She is a graduate of the University of Delaware and Villanova University. A wife and mother of two, she resides in Wilmington, Del. Read More

Jason Paredes

Jason Paredes serves as Lead Pastor of Fielders Church in Arlington, Texas. He is married to Virginia and they are the parents of five children. Read More

Byron Day

Byron Day is the pastor of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Laurel, Maryland. Day also serves as the president of the National African American Fellowship of the Southern Baptist Convention. Read More