An exploration of waht it means to identify with the teachings of Jesus from a progressive lens but still live in a world where "Christian" is assumed to mean an assent to beliefs and practices that many progressive Christians reject. Is Christianity redeemable? How do we atone for the many hurts and practices of Christian colonialism, homophobia, patriarchy and exclusivism? Can progressive Christianity be an antidote or healing to fundamentalism? Together we will explore these questions as we work at becomming a brave community.