If your church is interested in discussing racial justice in a safe and healing setting, the Racial Justice Task Team together with the Center for Congregational Leadership offers webinars, reading materials, and other resources for your church to make use of.

Print Resources

Said I Wasn’t Gonna Tell Nobody: The Making of a Black Theologian by James H. Cone 

The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row by Anthony Ray Hinton with Lara Love Harden

Long Time Coming: Reckoning with Race in America by Michael Eric Dyson

Video Resources

TV Miniseries – Roots (1977) with Small Group Discussion Guides

Documentary Film – 13th (2016)

Movie – Just Mercy (2019)

Documentary Film – I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Online Resources

Article – Anti-Racism in the Renewing of Christian Worship by The Calvin Institute of Christian Worship

Article – Talking About Race: Community Building by The National Museum of African American History & Culture

Podcast – Revisionist History: State v Johnson by Malcolm Gladwell

NACCC Webinars

March 14, 2021 – Chronicles

March 21, 2021 – Conversations

March 28, 2021 – Our Christian Faith


Suggested Resources from the Racial Justice Task Team

How to Collaborate With Your Local College or University

Love, Forgiveness and… Racism? A university collaboration summary

The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song – Now streaming on PBS

Inviting Local Police Officers To Your Church Event

Article: Three Historical Phrases Still Relevant Today, Rev. Rob Fredrickson