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Cover Story: Facing Our Legacy of Lynching
How a memorial could help lead America—and Christians—to repentance from a dark history.
Our September Issue: Our Checkered Pasts Are God's Glory
Why redemption is sweeter without selective memory.
Dispatches from Charlottesville: What Happens When Neo-Nazis Are Outside Your Church Doors
The protesters came with torches. We sang, “This Little Light of Mine.”
Evangelical Advisers Condemn Charlottesville Rally More Than Trump
Christian leaders name the evil behind this weekend's violence.
What Young Black Women Need from Their Black Brothers—and the Church
African American women still face significant challenges in their relationships with men.
Finally, Jackie Robinson’s Faith Is Getting the Attention It Deserves
Two books shine a long-overdue spotlight on the Christian convictions of the man who broke baseball’s color barrier.
The Vacuum Christian Indifference Creates
The crisis we face when the church is silent on social justice.
Should Churches Keep Their Civil War Landmarks?
How historic congregations grapple with Confederate legacy.
Southern Baptists Approve Alternate Resolution Against the Alt-Right
Confusion over scope and severity of white supremacist movement likely led the SBC to skip initial condemnation.
Why White-Centered Discipleship Hurts Us All
A vision for bringing racial equity to the spiritual training of women.
How Government Support Saved Me
Signing up for food stamps changed my view of poverty in America.
'Get Out' Locks Our Gaze on Racism’s Horror
Jordan Peele's groundbreaking directorial debut challenges us to see racial sin with clear eyes.
How 1,000 Pastors Pursue Racial Reconciliation
Personal relationships and prayer preferred over preaching and protests.
Black Churches Matter: Research Ties Attendance to Positive Outcomes
African Americans who worship regularly are better able to handle racism and discrimination.
Black, White, and Blue: How Christians Rate the Police
Race influences views of US law enforcement more than religious tradition—except locally.
How Lifting My Hands in Worship Became My Protest to God
I have to let go of how inappropriate it feels to approach Christ with such boldness.
'Get the Girl to Do It'
What 'Hidden Figures' reveals about race, women, and how our sons see our daughters.
The Challenge of Defending the Faith in the Inner City
Traditional apologetics has struggled to address the theological issues of my urban community.
A Quiet Love Story Speaks Volumes in ‘Loving’
The film portrays the interracial couple who made history.
A Farewell to Michelle Obama
No matter where you stand politically, the First Lady has something to offer the church.