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Durham | Community Gatherings With Civil Rights Leader Ruby Sales

02/01/2018 - 02/04/2018

See Ruby Sales, long-time civil rights activist and theologian!

TSURJ is excited to be part of a group of pastoral and community leaders and activists who are hosting Ruby Sales in the Durham area on Thursday, February 1 and Sunday, February 4Ruby Sales is an activist and theologian who offers opportunities to engage in collective reflection on our response to, in her words, the social pathology and spiritual malformation of whiteness historically and in our current situation.
  • On February 1, she will be engaging in a lunchtime conversation with community leaders and activists at noon in Durham (you must sign up for this at the website) and a 7 p.m. community conversation at NCCU
  • On February 4, she will be offering part of the sermon at 10 am at New Creation United Methodist Church in Durham and a community conversation at 3 p.m. in Saxapahaw. RSVP here
Do not miss this opportunity to hear an incredibly powerful and purposeful message for these times!

Full Schedule:

Inviting All

Theologians . Pastors . Community Activists .
Congregants . Students . Racial Justice Warriors .
Leaders . Followers ​
We invite you to come, listen, learn, share, ask questions.
Ruby Sales will welcome us, challenge us, incite us, honor us,
​move us in our mutual and collective journey toward a world
​grounded in love and justice.
Come and be inspired.


Click on the time and date below for more information
​about each day’s events.

Thursday, February 1

9 am Breakfast with Clergy
St. Philip’s Episcopal Church in Durham
Free . RSVP Required
Noon Lunch Conversations with
Community Activists and Leaders 

St. Philip’s Episcopal Church in Durham
Free . RSVP Required

7 pm Community-wide Conversation 
BN Duke Auditorium on NCCU Campus in Durham

Saturday, February 3

12 noon Conversation with Students
NCCU Campus – A. E. Student Union, Room 144
​Free . RSVP Required.
5 pm Dinner and Conversation with Women
Epworth United Methodist Church in Durham
Free . RSVP Required

Sunday, February 4

10 am Services and Sermon 
New Creation United Methodist Church
3 pm Community Conversation 
Haw River Ballroom in Saxapahaw
Conversation followed by meal
​Childcare provided (ages 1-10)
​Free . RSVP Requested


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