Humanity was shaken by the public murder of George Floyd at the hand of the police.. In that moment, the world shifted on its axis. Anger, rage, sadness, grief, and pain are being felt and expressed across the globe. So much to be said, so much healing to happen, so much change needed. And, so many conversations to be had. Where do we begin? What can we do? How can we as individuals make a difference?In today’s episode, Christine welcomes Dr. Reggie Blount to the show to begin a conversation on what’s happening and how we do indeed ALL have something we can contribute to the solution.
In this episode, Christine and Reggie discuss:
- How racism, lack of diversity and equality are not necessarily the root issues, rather the consequences of how we fundamentally understand what it means to be human.
- The three “powers” every human being possesses that must be engaged for change to happen.
- Two simple things you can start doing today to help heal the divide.
- How privilege is not something we own, but something we are entrusted with that must be stewarded wisely.
About Dr. Reggie Blount:
Dr. Reggie Blount is a Pastor, Scholar, and Life Curator. He feels called to work with persons (in particular, transformational leaders) to carefully choose those things that would help them live life audaciously, authentically, and with agency. His greatest joy is guiding people to make decisions that allow them to embrace their passions, discover their purpose, and live a life that is priceless.
Pebbles in the Pond: Transforming the World One Person at a Time
Featuring: Dr. Reggie Blount on “How to Care for a Masterpiece
Available on Amazon: Pebbles in the Pond (Wave-Five)
Connect with Dr. Reggie Blount:
Watch Reggie’s Sermons: Arnett Chapel AME
Connect with Christine Kloser:
Free Book: The Transformation Quadrant
Award-Winning Program: Get Your Book Done
Facebook: Transformational Author Community