Notable Christian Books by Topic

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 4/16/19
7 Deadly Sins of Women in Leadership Kate Coleman  9780310119975 Zondervan 3/23/21
A Little Book for New Preachers Matthew D. Kim 9780830853472 InterVarsity Press 1/14/20
A Manual for Preaching Abraham Kuruvilla 9780801098635 Baker Publishing Group 9/18/19
A Many Colored Kingdom Elizabeth Conde-Frazier, S. Steve Kang, and Gary A. Parrett 9780801027437 Baker Publishing Group 2/12/04
A Vision for Preaching Abraham Kuruvilla 9780801096747 Baker Publishing Group 9/8/15
A Worship Workbook Khalia Williams and Gerald Liu 9781501896569 Abingdon 2/2/21
African American Christian Worship Melva Wilson Costen 9780687646227 Abingdon 8/30/03
African American Church Growth Carlisle Fielding Stewart 9780687165414 Abingdon 2/1/94
African American Church Leadership Dr. Lee June 9780825442735 Kregel Publications 7/8/13
Ahead of the Game Kevin J.Ryan 9781400224500 HarperCollins Leadership 1/25/22
Alabadle Justo L. González 9780687010325 Abingdon 3/31/96
Among Wolves Dhati Lewis 9781433644023 B&H Publishing Group 3/1/17
Becoming a Leader Myles Munroe 9781629119212 Whitaker House 2/6/18
Being Black, Teaching Black Nancy Lynne Westfield 9780687465033 Abingdon 11/1/08
Beyond the Tyranny of the Text James Hentry Harris 9781501889066 Abingdon 10/15/19
Big Idea Companion for Preaching and Teaching Matthew D. Kim and Scott M. Gibson, eds. 9781540961792 Baker Publishing Group 4/20/21
Big Idea Sermons Paul Cannings 9781462774623 B&H Publishing Group 3/1/18
Big Results: Leadership Mark Croston 9781087738345 B&H Pubiishing Group 7/6/21
Black Faces in High Places Randal D. Pinkett 9781400228973 HarperCollins Leadership 2/8/22
Black in Blue Carmen Best 9781400230617 HarperCollins Leadership 10/26/21
Black Preaching Henry H Mitchell 9780687036141 Abingdon 12/1/90
Black United Methodists Preach Gennifer Benjamin Brooks 9781426748332 Abingdon 3/1/12
Blank Slate Jasmine Smothers, Lia McIntosh, Rodney Smothers 9781501876264 Abingdon 3/19/19
Building a Multiethnic Church Derwin L. Gray  9781400230488 Thomas Nelson 4/6/21
Burden of Freedom  Myles Munroe  9781591856191 Charisma House 7/28/04
Called to Reconciliation Jonathan C. Augustine 9781540965035 Baker Academic (Baker Publishing Group) 3/29/22
Celebration and Experience in Preaching Henry H Mitchell 9780687649198 Abingdon 9/1/08
Change Has Changed  Samuel Chand  9781641237192 Whitaker House 10/19/21
Christian Education Freddy Cardoza, ed. 9780801095597 Baker Publishing Group 9/26/19
Church Shift  Sunday Adelaja  9781599790978 Charisma House 1/9/08
Church/School/Community Lia McIntosh 9781791018962 Abingdon Press 8/17/21
Come, Let Us Worship: The Korean-English United Methodist Hymnal UMC 9780687085132 Abingdon 11/1/01
Counseling and Psychotherapy Siang-Yang Tan 9780801029660 Baker Publishing Group 11/29/10
Designing the Sermon James Earl Massey 9780687104901 Abingdon 9/1/90
Doing Church as a Team Wayne Cordeiro 9780764214493 Baker Publishing Group 9/15/04
Dream Worth Pursuing  Omayra Font  9781641237604 Whitaker House 8/24/21
Elijah's Mantle Diane Proctor Reeder 9780825443039 Kregel Publications 7/1/13
Exodus Preaching Kenyatta Gilbert 9781501832574 Abingdon 2/4/20
Finding Faithful Elders and Deacons Thabiti Anyabwile 9781433529924 Crossway 12/31/12
Finding Our Voice Matthew D. Kim and Daniel L. Wong 9781683593782 Lexham Press 6/17/20
Foundational Issues in Christian Education, 3rd Edition Robert W. Pazmiño 9780801035937 Baker Publishing Group 7/11/08
From and Before God Sugel Michelén 9781535971010 B&H Publishing Group 11/5/19
Fulfilled Kirk Byron Jones 9781426757938 Abingdon 9/17/13
God, Himself Anthony Evans 9780802418166 Moody Publishers 9/1/20
Goodbye Yesterday  Cindy Trimm 9781629996233 Charisma House 2/4/20
Harnessing the Power of Tension Samuel R. Chand 9781641234979 Whitaker House 9/15/20
Hermenéutica de Cristo Lucas Aleman 9780825459542 Kregel/Editorial Portavoz 10/27/20
Homiletics and Hermeneutics Scott M. Gibson and Matthew D. Kim, eds. 9780801098697 Baker Publishing Group 10/25/18
How to Be Present in an Absent World Eboni Webb (co-author) 9780310100966 Zondervan 2/25/20
How to Preach a Dangerous Sermon Frank Thomas 9781501856839 Abingdon 2/20/18
Hymns From the Four Winds UMC 9780687181261 Abingdon 4/1/83
I'm Black. I'm Christian. I'm Methodist Rudy Rasmus - primary editor 9781791017095 Abingdon Press 11/2/20
Immeasurable Skye Jethani 9780802416193 Moody Publishers 10/1/17
Ingenuity: Preaching as an Outsider Lisa Thompson 9781501832598 Abingdon 11/6/18
Insider Outsider Bryan Loritts 9780310345039 Zondervan 10/2/18
Introction to the Practice of African American Preaching Frank Thomas 9781501818943 Abingdon 11/15/16
Jesus Insurgency Dottie Escobedo Frank 9781426740411 Abingdon 2/1/12
Just Us or Justice? Douglas Powe Jr. 9780687465538 Abingdon 6/1/09
Kingdom Disciples Tony Evans 9780802412034 Moody Publishers 7/1/17
Kingdom Encounters Anthony Evans 9780802419255 Moody Publishers 10/1/20
Leadership As An Identity Crawford Loritts 9780802455277 Moody Publishers 1/1/09
Leadership Awakening Doug Stringer 9781629117362 Whitaker House 10/18/16
Leadership by the Good Book David Steward 9781546013273 FaithWords, a division of Hachette Book Group 5/12/20
Leadership Directions from Moses Olu Brown 9781501832536 Abingdon 4/4/17
Leadership Revolution John M. Perkins 9780801018176 Baker Publishing Group 10/8/12
Leading on Empty Wayne Cordeiro 9780764207594 Baker Publishing Group 4/1/10
Liturgies from Below Claudio Carvalhaes 9781791007355 Abingdon Press 8/18/20
Longing for Revival James Choung and Ryan Pfeiffer 9780830845910 InterVarsity Press 1/14/20
Making Your Vision a Reality Paul Cannings 9780825442742 Kregel Publications 1/28/13
Manana Justo L. González 9780687230679 Abingdon 7/1/90
Mastering the Hire Chaka Booker  9781400216406 HarperCollins Leadership 3/24/20
Mentor for Life Natasha Sistrunk Robinson  9780310522355 Zondervan 3/1/16
Mil Voces Para Celebrar UMC 9780687431830 Abingdon 3/1/96
Ministers of Reconciliation Daniel Darling (editor) 9781683594772 Lexham Press 5/12/21
New Thinking, New Future Samuel R. Chand 9781641232173 Whitaker House 5/7/19
New Wine, New Wineskins Douglas Powe Jr. 9781426742224 Abingdon 2/1/12
Next Marvin Moss 9781426751028 Abingdon 11/19/13
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 1/6/16
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 2/24/15
Our Witness to the World Tony Evans 9780802418333 Moody Publishers 2/1/20
Pastor on Track Emanuel Cleaver III 9781426772535 Abingdon 4/15/14
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 10/1/94
Preaching God's Grand Drama Ahmi Lee 9781540960498 Baker Publishing Group 9/18/19
Preaching Paul Brad Braxton 9780687021444 Abingdon 12/1/04
Preaching to People in Pain Matthew Kim 9781540961297 Baker Academic (Baker Publishing Group) 5/18/21
Preaching with Cultural Intelligence Matthew D. Kim 9780801049620 Baker Publishing Group 9/29/17
Pulpito Justo L. González 9780687088508 Abingdon 9/1/05
Refill Kirk Byron Jones 9781426796562 Abingdon 10/21/14
Renovate  Leonce B. Crump, Jr. 9781601425546 Multnomah 2/16/16
ReStart Your Church Dottie Escobedo Frank 9781426743399 Abingdon 10/1/12
Sent to Flourish Edited by Len Tang and Charles E. Cotherman 9780830852680 InterVarsity Press 10/22/19
Sermon Seeds Dottie Escobedo Frank 9780687331710 Abingdon 10/1/05
Servants for His Glory Miguel Nunez 9781087741888 B&H Pubiishing Group 6/15/21
Shepherding God's People Siang-Yang Tan 9780801097706 Baker Publishing Group 6/13/19
Songs of Zion UMC 9780687391219 Abingdon 5/1/81
Spirit Speech Luke Powery 9780687659746 Abingdon 10/1/09
Struggling with Evangelicalism Dan Stringer 9780830847662 InterVarsity Press 11/2/21
Surviving A Dangerous Sermon Frank Thomas 9781501896545 Abingdon 4/7/20
The Adept Church Douglas Powe Jr. 9781501896521 Abingdon 4/21/20
The Africana Hymnal UMC 9781426776441 Abingdon 2/3/15
The Burdensome Joy of Preaching James Earl Massey 9780687050697 Abingdon 6/1/98
The Centrality of the Church Tony Evans 9780802418326 Moody Publishers 2/1/20
The Diversity Gap Bethaney Wilkinson  9781400226238 HarperCollins Leadership 10/12/21
The Diversity Playbook Michelle R. Loyd-Paige & Michelle D. Williams  9781684263714 ACU Press 11/2/21
The Gumbo Coalition Marc Morial 9781400216284 HarperCollins Leadership 5/5/20
The Hum Evans Crawford 9780687180202 Abingdon 3/1/95
The Irresistible Church Wayne Cordeiro 9781441232250 Baker Publishing Group 5/1/11
The Jazz of Preaching Kirk Byron Jones 9780687002528 Abingdon 7/31/04
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 8/3/10
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 8/22/19
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 3/8/22
The Spirit of Leadership Myles Munroe 9781641230261 Whitaker House 3/6/18
The Triumphant Church Tony Suarez 9781424557431 BroadStreet Publishing 11/6/18
The Triumphant Church Tony Suarez 9781424557431 BroadStreet Publishing 11/6/18
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 11/2/15
Uncommon Church Alvin Sanders 9780830841622 InterVarsity Press 10/13/20
Understanding Faith Formation Mark A. Maddix, Jonathan H. Kim, and James Riley Estep Jr. 9781540960382 Baker Publishing Group 10/27/20
Understanding Folk Religion Paul G. Hiebert, R. Daniel Shaw, and Tite Tiènou 9780801022197 Baker Publishing Group 12/3/99
Vision with Purpose and Power Myles Munroe  9781641238212 Whitaker House 1/11/22
What Is Healthy Church Member Thabiti Anyabwile 9781433502125 Crossway 6/30/08
When Faith Catches Fire Samuel Rodriguez 9780735289680 WaterBrook 6/20/17
Why Is the Lord's Supper So Important?  Aubrey M. Sequeira 9781433572234 Crossway
Working with Black Youth Charles R. Foster 9780687461967 Abingdon 9/1/89
Worship and the World to Come Glenn Packiam 9780830849314 InterVarsity Press 7/28/20
Your Hidden Superpower Adrienne Bankert 9781400218141 HarperCollins Leadership 6/9/20
Zion Still Sings UMC 9780687335275 Abingdon 6/1/07