Embracing our multi-racial multicultural family in Christ

These resources come from our staff at The CORE and King of Kings Church.

Books

The Color of Compromise, The Truth about the American Church’s Complicity in Racism, Jemar Tisby, 2019.

Healing Racial Trauma, The Road to Resilience By Sheila Wise Rowe. “People of color have endured traumatic histories and almost daily assaults on our dignity. We have prayed about racism, been in denial, or acted out in anger, but we have not known how to individually or collectively pursue healing from the racial trauma.”

Black and White: How Unity and Reconciliation Can Save America by Myron Pierce a unique call for humility and vigilance in America. What Myron has provided is a framework for grappling with issues of injustice.

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston. It is fiction but nicely illustrates racial struggles.

Podcasts

Listen to Just Thinking podcast ‘George Floyd and the Gospel’ by Darrell Harrison and Virgil “Omaha” Walker. More Podcasts

Listen to Myron Pierce’s Podcast “Dear white leaders Pt. 4

Listen to Pete Scazzero “Why We Must Learn to Grieve to Address Racial Injustice” from The Emotionally Healthy Leader Podcast on Apple Podcasts. 

Listen to Pete Scazzero “Generational Racism: Using the Genogram to See and Slay It” from The Emotionally Healthy Leader Podcast on Apple Podcasts. 

Listen to Brené with Austin Channing Brown on “I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness” from Unlocking Us with Brené Brown on Apple Podcasts. 

Listen to “A Racial Reformation in the 21st Century” from Pass The Mic with Jemar Tisby on Apple Podcasts. 

Videos

Race in America – A Holy Post Video. It was produced by Phil Vischer,the creators of Veggie Tales. ‘We need to talk about race. Why are people angry? Why so upset? Didn’t we elect a black president? Pass civil rights laws? Isn’t racism illegal now? Three years ago my brother Rob and I co-taught a class that discussed issues of racial injustice. That class turned into a popular podcast episode, which we’ve now turned into this video. Why are people still angry? Let’s take a look at race in America…’

Tim Mackie – The Bible Project

Tim Keller, “Generous Justice”

Within Reach Prayer Event Video

Documentaries

The 13th Amendment

Blogs and Articles

Just thinking for myself website by Darrell Harrison and Virgil “Omaha” Walker.

Justice Too Long Delayed”, editorial by Timothy Dalrymple, CEO Christianity Today

Movies

Just Mercy

Selma