Week 3

Waking Up White Book Study
Week Three — Why Didn’t I Wake Up Sooner?
Tuesday, March 7 | Thursday, March 9

Session Goals
Consider how our belief system contributes to the stories we tell.

Book Chapters
Chapter 12 “Icebergs”
Chapter 13 “Invisibility”
Chapter 16 “Logos and Stereotypes”

Scripture
James 2:8-13

Additional Content (optional)
“RACE: The Power Of An Illusion - Episode 3: The House We Live In”
PBS Documentary (YouTube)

Discussion Questions
In what ways has your Christian upbringing supported and/or challenged white privilege? 
Have you ever had someone doubt or minimize an experience of racism, sexism, or homophobia. How did that make you feel?