Reading Resources on Church, Race, and Reconciliation

Reading Resources on Church, Race, and Reconciliation

Advocates: The Narrow Path to Racial Reconciliation by Dhati Lewis 

The Color of Compromise “The Truth About The American Church’s Complicity In Racism by Jemar Tisby

Insider Outsider: My Journey as a Stranger in White Evangelicalism and My Hope for Us All by Bryan Loritts 

One New Man: The Cross and Racial Reconciliation in Pauline Theology by Jarvis J. Williams 

Divided By Faith: Evangelical Religion and the Problem of Race in America

Woke Church: An Urgent Call For Christians in America To Confront Racism And Injustice

The Little Book of Biblical Justice: A Fresh Approach to the Bible’s Teaching on Justice by Chris Marshall

White Awake: An Honest Look at what it Means to Be White by Daniel Hill 

Beyond Racial Gridlock: Embracing Mutual Responsibility by George Yancey

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson

One Blood: A Parting Word to the Church on Race by John M. Perkins

Baptism of Early Virginia: How Christianity Created Race by Rebecca Anne Goetz 

Urban Apologetics: Answering Challenges to Faith for Urban Believers by Christopher Brooks 

“Why are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?” And Other Conversations About Race by Beverly Daniel Tatum, PH.D.

A Stone Of Hope: Prophetic Religion and the Death of Jim Crow by David L. Chappell

Heal Us, Emmanuel: A Call for Racial Reconciliation, Representation, and Unity in the Church by Doug Serven, General Editor

United: Captured by God’s Vision for Diversity by Trillia J. Newbell

Prophetic Lament: A Call for Justice in Troubled Times by Soong-Chan Rah

Many Colors: Cultural Intelligence for a Changing Church by Soong-Chan Rah

Be the Bridge: Pursuing God's Heart for Racial Reconciliation by Latasha Morrison 

Removing the Stain of Racism From The Southern Baptist Convention by Jarvis J. Williams and Kevin M. Jones