South African PJ Smyth offers a word on the future of South Africa following the passing of Nelson Mandela.
December 6, 2013
Four lessons for the church from an improbable civil rights triumph.
November 22, 2013
Yes, we are different races. You can stop staring now.
November 6, 2013
For the sake of reconciliation, Christians might seek out the experience of being a minority.
October 31, 2013
Sho Baraka shares some insights on race and stereotypes in American entertainment.
October 17, 2013
Trillia Newbell talks gender, race, and her appointment to the ERLC.
October 3, 2013
Snake Handling; Stott on Missionary Implications; Racial Reconciliation
September 17, 2013
The heroines of the movement followed a call to “Lift Every Voice and Sing.”
August 28, 2013
Why George Zimmerman’s acquittal in the Trayvon Martin case created racial havoc across America—but not at the trial’s epicenter.
August 22, 2013
Faith in Detroit; NT Canon Facts; Race in America; Songs from the Book of Luke
August 5, 2013
After Trayvon Martin, we need only look to churches to see a glimmer of potential.
July 24, 2013
Cissé Sits Out; Church Attenders Have Better Sex; Race & the Early Church; David Platt on Radical Christianity
July 22, 2013
Racial reconciliation isn’t about being politically correct; it’s about being biblically correct.
July 16, 2013
Our country’s racial realities require us to turn to God… together.
July 5, 2013
Christena Cleveland, a social psychologist, is helping churches and faith-based groups transcend deep-seated divisions.
June 17, 2013
How the controversial Brad Paisley-LL Cool J duet keeps us from seeing the real, systemic problems of race.
April 15, 2013
I've been among those who've said its popularity has obscured King's larger message. This year, I'm reconsidering it.
January 21, 2013
How I answered the question would prove crucial to addressing racial divides in our D.C. neighborhood.
January 15, 2013
On the 50th anniversary of 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' Hallie Foote remembers her dad.
June 20, 2012
United enthusiasm for the denomination's first African-American head signals other demographic changes, too, insiders say.
June 15, 2012
Where are the biblical resources that speak into our situations?
April 26, 2012
The tragedy underscores how far white churches have come on race relations—and how much farther we have to go.
April 20, 2012
The Minnesota pastor addresses the foundation for responding to questions on race.
March 30, 2012
The church behind 'Facing the Giants,' 'Fireproof,' and 'Courageous' partners with an African American congregation to bring reconciliation to a Georgia town.
September 30, 2011
How the pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church went from a self-described racist to an adoptive father of an African American. An excerpt from 'Bloodlines.'
September 21, 2011
The new movie powerfully demonstrates that racial reconciliation happens not primarily through speeches and "diversity training" but through everyday friendships.
August 11, 2011
Is the God of the Old Testament Angry, Sexist and Racist?
July 6, 2011
Dr. King's response to critical clergy is full of lessons for today.
June 23, 2011
Paul Louis Metzger engages those outside the faith.
May 13, 2011
I asked five female alumni whether their marriages mirrored recent sociological data on mixed-race marriages in the South. Here's what they told me.
April 5, 2011
Racial reconciliation happens when we not only sing each other's songs but learn the stories embedded in those songs.
March 10, 2011
How faith guided the former secretary of state's life from the segregated South to dictating the nation's foreign policy.
December 20, 2010
The Third Lausanne Congress demonstrated that global evangelicalism has been transformed.
December 1, 2010
Soong-Chan Rah calls for the American church to understand itself.
November 4, 2010
The stats on evangelicalism are much better than you've been led to believe.
September 28, 2010
19th-century Protestants resisted Catholic immigration. Is today's opposition to Muslim immigration just following the same script?
September 23, 2010
Why Christians shouldn't try to fit every ethnic group into the same ministry mold.
July 7, 2010
At my Christian university, we are working toward reconciliation across ethnic and racial lines. We have a ways to go.
July 6, 2010
Unrest in southern Kyrgyzstan undercuts hopes for evangelism boom under new government.
June 17, 2010