b'Colorful Connections12 Questions About Race that Open Healthy ConversationsDr. Saundra Dalton-Smith and Lori Stanley RoeleveldEncourages Christians to engage in real talk together about race and changeT here are a lot of conversations happening in homes and churches about difficult and timely topicsbut when it comes to race, too many Christians stay silent.SaundraDalton-SmithandLoriStanleyRoeleveldtwo women of different races who didnt know each other well before this projectbelieve theres a clear path to meaningful discus-sion about racism with someone of a different skin color. Instead of avoiding hard conversations, they enter a transparent and open dialogue about race, privilege, bias, and discrimination.Readers will witness a real-time process as these two women walk their journey of self-reflection, discovery, and healing. Lori and Saundra demonstrate how to give voice to pain without blame, how to express anger without ridicule, and how to ask questions without guilt. After reading the pages filled with vul-nerable personal stories, biblical teaching, conversation starters, and practical next steps, readers will be equipped to have their own healthy conversations.This book is for all who see God in ethnic diversity and want to be part of a true and deep understanding process. In these pages, there is hope to heal the racial divide and bring together the body of Christ.Dr. Saundra Dalton-Smith is an internal medicine physician in Birmingham, Alabama. Her previous books include Sacred Rest and Come Empty. Learn more at ichoosemybestlife.com.Lori Stanley Roeleveld holds degrees in psychology and bibli-cal studies. She works in Rhode Island with at-risk families and those who have a child with a serious emotional disorder. Her previous books include The Art of Hard Conversations and Jesus and the Beanstalk. Visit Lori at loriroeleveld.com.RELATED TITLESUNIQUE SELLING POINTS Outlines practical steps to begin practic- 978-0-8254-4735-8$17.99ing diversity and inclusion Paperback5.5 x 8.5192 pages Includes discussion questions and a con- RELIGION / Christian Living / Social versation readiness assessment IssuesKregel PublicationsRights: World Authors of different ethnic backgroundsSeptember 20, 2022have real-time conversationsThe Art of HardHonest AnswersConversations 978-0-8254-4644-3$16.99978-0-8254-4555-2$18.994 www.kregel.com'