Racial reconciliation is a gospel imperative. We are in the middle of one of the most controversial situations we have seen in our generation. Yes, we have come a long way, but we have a long way left to go. So how do we live the ongoing visible expression of the gospel in our community? As the church, we need to embrace the authority of Christ and the authority of the Scriptures, because ethnic diversity is an expression of the image of God, and we are all of equal value in His eyes.