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The 2022 Don Williams & Royce Money Distinguished Lecture Series

The Carl Spain Center on Race Studies & Spiritual Action is excited to announce the 2022 Don Williams & Royce Money Distinguished Lecture Series featuring keynote speaker Dr. Robert P. [...]

Strategic Spiritual Action Team Outdoor Prayer Event

The Carl Spain Center is inviting everyone in Abilene to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the admittance of the first African American students allowed to enroll at Abilene Christian College [...]

Carter G. Woodson Lecture Series

The Understanding of African, Caribbean, and African American History: Bridging the cultural divide between Africans, Caribbeans, and African American throughout the African diaspora Date: February 28, 2022 Time: 6:00 pm [...]

Spiritual Think Tank

In the aftermath of George Floyd’s death the Spiritual Think Tanks developed as a part of the Carl Spain Center’s overall national strategy in equipping Christians to address the sin [...]

ACU Entering the Universities Studying Slavery/ Racism in the Post-Civil War Era

Even as the ongoing pandemic has confined Universities Studying Slavery (USS) work to individual campuses and entirely remote meetings and conferences, the movement continues. We start the fall 2021 semester [...]

2021 Racial Unity Leadership Summit

Our Racial Unity Leadership Summit is returning this fall. During this three day event we will be hearing presentations from pastors and scholars from all around the United States. They [...]

TIED

TIED September 9-10, 2021 Fulks Theatre @ 7:30 p.m. By ACU Theatre alumna Crysta Rae Directed by Ren Jackson, New York City guest artist In 1963 the world lost 4 [...]

The Mississippi Delta Experience

The goal is to spend time together as an emerging beloved multiracial prophetic community in the contemporary historical setting of the Mississippi Delta. The Community of the Prophets seeks to [...]

African American Leadership Virtual Summit

This year’s African American Leadership Summit emphasizes love because very little love is visible in our nation today.   About this Event African Americans have long displayed love for their [...]

Black Love Matters

The Carl Spain Center Team will be using this book to discuss how students of color, particularly black students on campus struggle with loving themselves, loving others who look like [...]

2021 Don Williams and Royce Money Distinguished Lecture Series

The Carl Spain Center on Race Studies and Spiritual Action is excited to announce the 2021 Don Williams and Royce Money Distinguished Lecture Series featuring keynote speaker Jemar Tisby, Feb. [...]

The Role of Images in Race Education

All kinds of images, from stained glass artwork and iconography to Sunday School materials, have been the constant companion of our religious texts. We’ve rightfully devoted much attention to the [...]

The Conference on Christian White Supremacy

Christians must never bow in worship to the idol god of white nationalism that sets enthroned in the heart of Christian white supremacy. A one-day conference that will consist of [...]

Minneapolis Virtual Racial Unity Leadership Summit

This year's Minneapolis RULS event will be held in Honor of George Floyd. It is a virtual event featuring education, worship, and prayer to equip church leaders to be active [...]

Statement of Solidarity with Sharpe Road Church of Christ

Statement of Solidarity with Sharpe Road Church of Christ John 13:34-35 I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also [...]

ACU Summit Pathways: A Christian Response to White Supremacy: Where Do We Go From Here; Chaos or Community?

In recent years, the United States has experienced the resurgence of radical and racist ideologies known as neo-Nazism and white nationalism. In this pathway, we will examine white supremacy, its [...]

Community Rally & Press Conference

The ACU Carl Spain Center on Race Studies & Spiritual Action is hosting a Community Rally & Press Conference Calling for National Unity with leaders of the Abilene community this [...]

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