How should Americans act in a society that forces people to choose between “us and them”? According to Pastor Miles McPherson, a former NFL player and senior pastor of Rock Church in San Diego, the answer is to choose a third option, which is not to choose.
“When God looks at our country, He says, why can’t you all get along?” Pastor McPherson said. “I have every hope we can get together.”
Pastor McPherson gave attendees at Resource Bank practical advice on how to build engagement between diverse communities and make positive changes in our country – starting with ourselves. To learn more, check out his latest book, The Third Option: Hope for a Racially Divided Nation.
In what way do you build bridges with people who are outside of your “in-group”?