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Accepting nominees for Bishop Melvin Talbert Award

March 24, 2016

Individuals and churches are invited to submit a letter regarding their nominees for this year's Bishop Melvin Talbert Award. The California-Nevada Annual Conference Commission on Religion and Race makes this award annually to a person within the conference who best exemplifies a proactive stance in addressing, and working toward dismantling, racism in the church and society. 

Submissions should be sent to Rev. Barbara Horikoshi-Firebaugh, Chairperson; c/o Faith United Methodist Church, 3600 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95816; or by email to

Deadline for submission is April 30.


Open hearts. Open minds. Open doors.