Antiracism Resources

Unlearning Racism
A conversation guide published by Christian Century.

Whether your community is just beginning to have the conversation about racism, or you have already built a foundation for them, these resources can help to inform and guide these difficult conversations.

Here are local antiracism organizations for more information and training opportunities.

Racial, Ethnic and Religious Justice Organiations

For congregations beginning the conversation about racism

  • All God’s Children: A Biblical Critique of Racism by Steven L. McKenzie. Available from pcusastore.com.
  • PW’s Becoming the Beloved Community Resource Package. Available from store.pcusa.org.
  • Being Reformed study leaders guide and participant book: The Confession of Belhar by Cynthia Holder Rich. Available from pcusastore.com.
  • Being Reformed study leaders guide and participant book: Race & Reconciliation: Confessions of 1967 & Belhar. Available from pcusastore.com.
  • PW’s Horizon’s Magazine: Mission and Racism (July/August 2015). Available from horizons.pcusa.org.

For congregations that have built a foundation for the conversation about racism

  • Race in a Post-Obama America: The Church Responds (contributors include Jessica Vazquez Torres, Laura Cheifetz, Frank Yamada, and Jennifer Harvey with a preface by Otis Moss, III). Available from pcusastore.com.
  • Dear White Christians: For Those Still Longing for Racial Reconciliation (Prophetic Christianity Series (PC)) by Jennifer Harvey. Available from Amazon.

For church leadership

  • Microaggressions in Ministry: Confronting the Everyday Violence of Everyday Church by Cody Sanders & Angela Yarber
  • Privilege, Power, and Difference by Allan G. Johnson (2nd Edition). Available from Amazon.

Additional Foundation Building Resources

  • The Wages of Whiteness by David R. Reedier. Available from Amazon.
  • Working Toward Whiteness by David R. Reedier. Available from Amazon.
  • Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice (3rd Edition) by Paul Kivel. Available from Amazon.
  • Killing Rage: Ending Racism by bell hooks. Available from Amazon.

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