Dwell on the past or focus on the future? The Sankofa bird, an image from the Akan people of West Africa, suggests a third option. Perhaps their wisdom about history can guide us as we grapple with our own, nationally, personally, and collectively.
Worship leader: Rev. Amy Zucker Morgenstern
Special music: Sarah Kirton, violin
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Photo Information: Gold weight in form of Sankofa bird (Akan), Brooklyn Museum, CC BY 3.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0, via Wikimedia Commons