Sylverna Ford Serves as Panelist at Forum

On July 17, 2019, CSJH member Dr. Sylverna Ford served as a panelist for the Theology and Pop Culture Forum at Gifts of Life Ministries. Sponsored by the G’Life Social Justice and Public Advocacy Institute at the church and the Center for Social Justice and Healing (CSJH), Dr. Ford offered comments and reflections after the viewing of the film When They See Us. After sharing how the film was a tough watch for her, she said that the film is a reminder of what still goes on today. Afterward, she participated in a mock debate arguing over the question, “Should the state ever try a minor as an adult?” Dr. Ford said she enjoyed her time at the forum and appreciated what the institute does.

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