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Drew Jackson

Drew Jackson is co-founder and executive director of TR-BE, whose mission is to resource and train local churches and the next generation to confront racially unjust systems and seek reconciliation through the lens of the gospel. His co-founder is Joshua Buck, founding pastor of Antioch City Church (EFCA) in Los Angeles. Drew also serves as associate pastor of GraceWay Community Church in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. He has an M.A. in theology from Fuller Theological Seminary and previously worked with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship in the Greater Los Angeles area.

Race and the Gospel, Part 4

The gospel has the power to defeat racism

Race and the Gospel, Part 3

How believing that our worldview is “right and normal” (as opposed to the worldviews of others) becomes a barrier to reconciliation

Race and the Gospel, Part 2

How refusing to acknowledge our racialized history contributes to our current state of affairs