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Church Bells are Ringing at 2pm Sunday, August 25.

From the Justice and Witness Team:
Here's the link to the UCC website announcing that UCC and other churches will ring bells Sunday afternoon at 2:00pm in remembrance of the first Africans to arrive on the continent as the property of another.
https://www.ucc.org/news_church_bells_will_ring_sunday_to_mark_400_years_since_africans_arrival_08222019
Here's a link to the 1619 Project. This is intended not to be a timeline of slavery but a discussion the ways in which slavery has impacted everything in our life as a nation.
http://project1619.org/
If you can obtain copy of the New York Times Magazine, an entire issue is dedicated to this remembrance.
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/1619-america-slavery.html