When we worship with a song from another culture, we share their story as well as their music.
Erna Hackett, the Urbana 15 worship director, was gifted the spiritual "Hold On (Just A Little While Longer)" from Michelle Higgins, a worship and outreach pastor, local activist, and leader in her St. Louis community. See how this song still applies today as a prayer in the #BlackLivesMatter movement and the racial injustices that affect our country.
This is part one of a four-part series. View the others here:
Tecate, Mexico: vimeo.com/147516723
Pacific Islands: vimeo.com/148918257