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Christian Books on Racial Justice | Christian Books by Authors of Color
ECPA has compiled this list of Christian Books by Authors of Color in several categories. They are listed in alphabetical order by title, and represent a variety of works. This is not a comprehensive list and ECPA will continue to post additional resources to this site.

Church Leadership books by authors of color
Title Author ISBN Publisher Pub date
4 D Impact Olu Brown 9781501880223 Abingdon 4/16/2019
A Manual for Preaching Abraham Kuruvilla 9780801098635 Baker Publishing Group 9/18/2019
A Many Colored Kingdom Elizabeth Conde-Frazier, S. Steve Kang, and Gary A. Parrett 9780801027437 Baker Publishing Group 2/12/2004
A Vision for Preaching Abraham Kuruvilla 9780801096747 Baker Publishing Group 9/8/2015
A Worship Workbook Khalia Williams and Gerald Liu 9781501896569 Abingdon 2/2/2021
African American Christian Worship Melva Wilson Costen 9780687646227 Abingdon 8/30/2003
African American Church Growth Carlisle Fielding Stewart 9780687165414 Abingdon 2/1/1994
African American Church Leadership Dr. Lee June 9780825442735 Kregel Publications 7/8/2013
Alabadle Justo L. González 9780687010325 Abingdon 3/31/1996
Among Wolves Dhati Lewis 9781433644023 B&H Publishing Group 3/1/2017
Becoming a Leader Myles Munroe 9781629119212 Whitaker House 2/6/18
Being Black, Teaching Black Nancy Lynne Westfield 9780687465033 Abingdon 11/1/2008
Beyond the Tyranny of the Text James Hentry Harris 9781501889066 Abingdon 10/15/2019
Big Idea Companion for Preaching and Teaching Matthew D. Kim and Scott M. Gibson, eds. 9781540961792 Baker Publishing Group 4/20/2021
Big Idea Sermons Paul Cannings 9781462774623 B&H Publishing Group 3/1/18
Black Preaching Henry H Mitchell 9780687036141 Abingdon 12/1/1990
Black United Methodists Preach Gennifer Benjamin Brooks 9781426748332 Abingdon 3/1/2012
Blank Slate Jasmine Smothers, Lia McIntosh, Rodney Smothers 9781501876264 Abingdon 3/19/2019
Burden of Freedom Myles Munroe 9781591856191 Charisma House 7/28/2004
Celebration and Experience in Preaching Henry H Mitchell 9780687649198 Abingdon 9/1/2008
Christian Education Freddy Cardoza, ed. 9780801095597 Baker Publishing Group 9/26/2019
Church Shift Sunday Adelaja 9781599790978 Charisma House 1/9/2008
Come, Let Us Worship: The Korean-English United Methodist Hymnal UMC 9780687085132 Abingdon 11/1/2001
Counseling and Psychotherapy Siang-Yang Tan 9780801029660 Baker Publishing Group 11/29/2010
Designing the Sermon James Earl Massey 9780687104901 Abingdon 9/1/1990
Doing Church as a Team Wayne Cordeiro 9780764214493 Baker Publishing Group 9/15/2004
Elijah's Mantle Diane Proctor Reeder 9780825443039 Kregel Publications 7/1/2013
Exodus Preaching Kenyatta Gilbert 9781501832574 Abingdon 2/4/2020
Finding Faithful Elders and Deacons Thabiti Anyabwile 9781433529924 Crossway 12/31/12
Foundational Issues in Christian Education, 3rd Edition Robert W. Pazmiño 9780801035937 Baker Publishing Group 7/11/2008
From and Before God Sugel Michelén 9781535971010 B&H Publishing Group 11/5/19
Fulfilled Kirk Byron Jones 9781426757938 Abingdon 9/17/2013
Goodbye Yesterday Cindy Trimm 9781629996233 Charisma House 2/4/20
Harnessing the Power of Tension Samuel R. Chand 9781641234979 Whitaker House 9/15/20
Homiletics and Hermeneutics Scott M. Gibson and Matthew D. Kim, eds. 9780801098697 Baker Publishing Group 10/25/2018
How to Be Present in an Absent World Eboni Webb (co-author) 9780310100966 Zondervan 2/25/2020
How to Preach a Dangerous Sermon Frank Thomas 9781501856839 Abingdon 2/20/2018
Hymns From the Four Winds UMC 9780687181261 Abingdon 4/1/1983
Immeasurable Skye Jethani 9780802416193 Moody Publishers 10/1/17
Ingenuity: Preaching as an Outsider Lisa Thompson 9781501832598 Abingdon 11/6/2018
Insider Outsider Bryan Loritts 9780310345039 Zondervan 10/2/2018
Introction to the Practice of African American Preaching Frank Thomas 9781501818943 Abingdon 11/15/2016
Jesus Insurgency Dottie Escobedo Frank 9781426740411 Abingdon 2/1/2012
Just Us or Justice? Douglas Powe Jr. 9780687465538 Abingdon 6/1/2009
Kingdom Disciples Tony Evans 9780802412034 Moody Publishers 7/1/17
Leadership As An Identity Crawford Loritts 9780802455277 Moody Publishers 1/1/09
Leadership Awakening Doug Stringer 9781629117362 Whitaker House 10/18/16
Leadership Directions from Moses Olu Brown 9781501832536 Abingdon 4/4/2017
Leadership Revolution John M. Perkins 9780801018176 Baker Publishing Group 10/8/2012
Leading on Empty Wayne Cordeiro 9780764207594 Baker Publishing Group 4/1/2010
Longing for Revival James Choung and Ryan Pfeiffer 9780830845910 InterVarsity Press 1/14/2020
Making Your Vision a Reality Paul Cannings 9780825442742 Kregel Publications 1/28/2013
Manana Justo L. González 9780687230679 Abingdon 7/1/1990
Mil Voces Para Celebrar UMC 9780687431830 Abingdon 3/1/1996
New Thinking, New Future Samuel R. Chand 9781641232173 Whitaker House 5/7/19
New Wine, New Wineskins Douglas Powe Jr. 9781426742224 Abingdon 2/1/2012
Next Marvin Moss 9781426751028 Abingdon 11/19/2013
No Silver Bullets Daniel Im 9781433651540 B&H Publishing Group 9/1/17
Not Safe for Church Douglas Powe Jr and Jasmine Smothers 9781426775765 Abingdon 1/6/2016
One Church Under God Tony Evans 9780802411877 Moody Publishers 8/1/14
Our Global Families Todd M. Johnson and Cindy M. Wu 9780801049576 Baker Publishing Group 2/24/2015
Our Witness to the World Tony Evans 9780802418333 Moody Publishers 2/1/20
Pastor on Track Emanuel Cleaver III 9781426772535 Abingdon 4/15/2014
Power Principles Dale Bronner 9781629118000 Whitaker House 11/7/17
Power Principles Dale Bronner 9781629118819 Whitaker House 11/7/17
Practical Suggestions for Successful Ministry Frederick KC Price 9781629984537 Charisma House 5/12/15
Preaching for Black Self-esteem Henry H Mitchell 9780687338436 Abingdon 10/1/1994
Preaching God's Grand Drama Ahmi Lee 9781540960498 Baker Publishing Group 9/18/2019
Preaching Paul Brad Braxton 9780687021444 Abingdon 12/1/2004
Preaching with Cultural Intelligence Matthew D. Kim 9780801049620 Baker Publishing Group 9/29/2017
Pulpito Justo L. González 9780687088508 Abingdon 9/1/2005
Refill Kirk Byron Jones 9781426796562 Abingdon 10/21/2014
Renovate Leonce B. Crump, Jr. 9781601425546 Multnomah 2/16/2016
ReStart Your Church Dottie Escobedo Frank 9781426743399 Abingdon 10/1/2012
Sermon Seeds Dottie Escobedo Frank 9780687331710 Abingdon 10/1/2005
Shepherding God's People Siang-Yang Tan 9780801097706 Baker Publishing Group 6/13/2019
Songs of Zion UMC 9780687391219 Abingdon 5/1/1981
Spirit Speech Luke Powery 9780687659746 Abingdon 10/1/2009
Surviving A Dangerous Sermon Frank Thomas 9781501896545 Abingdon 4/7/2020
The Adept Church Douglas Powe Jr. 9781501896521 Abingdon 4/21/2020
The Africana Hymnal UMC 9781426776441 Abingdon 2/3/2015
The Burdensome Joy of Preaching James Earl Massey 9780687050697 Abingdon 6/1/1998
The Centrality of the Church Tony Evans 9780802418326 Moody Publishers 2/1/20
The Hum Evans Crawford 9780687180202 Abingdon 3/1/1995
The Irresistible Chuirch Wayne Cordeiro 9781441232250 Baker Publishing Group 5/1/2011
The Jazz of Preaching Kirk Byron Jones 9780687002528 Abingdon 7/31/2004
The Leadership Formula Juan Sanchez 9781535979801 B&H Publishing Group 3/31/20
The Low Road to New Heights Wellington Boone 9781578568611 WaterBrook 11/18/03
The Mentor Leader Tony Dungy 9781414338064 Tyndale House Publishers 8/3/2010
The Power of Character in Leadership Myles Munroe 9781629119496 Whitaker House 4/4/17
The Power of Preaching Tony Evans 9780802418302 Moody Publishers 2/1/19
The Practices of Christian Preaching Jared E. Alcántara 9780801098666 Baker Publishing Group 8/22/2019
The Purpose and Power of Authority Myles Munroe 9781603742627 Whitaker House 12/3/10
The Sequence to Success Samuel R. Chand 9781641233934 Whitaker House 3/10/20
The Soul of a Team Tony Dungy 9781496413772 Tyndale House Publishers 3/8/2022
The Spirit of Leadership Myles Munroe 9781641230261 Whitaker House 3/6/18
The Triumphant Church Tony Suarez 9781424557431 BroadStreet Publishing 11/6/2018
The Wonder of the Word Tony Evans 9780802418319 Moody Publishers 2/1/19
Theology without Borders William A. Dyrness and Oscar García-Johnson 9780801049323 Baker Publishing Group 11/2/2015
Understanding Faith Formation Mark A. Maddix, Jonathan H. Kim, and James Riley Estep Jr. 9781540960382 Baker Publishing Group 10/27/2020
Understanding Folk Religion Paul G. Hiebert, R. Daniel Shaw, and Tite Tiènou 9780801022197 Baker Publishing Group 12/3/1999
What Is Healthy Church Member Thabiti Anyabwile 9781433502125 Crossway 6/30/08
When Faith Catches Fire Samuel Rodriguez 9780735289680 WaterBrook 6/20/2017
Working with Black Youth Charles R. Foster 9780687461967 Abingdon 9/1/1989
Zion Still Sings UMC 9780687335275 Abingdon 6/1/2007

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