Resources on Race

It’s hard not to weep as I watch the continual coverage of events unfold in Ferguson, Mo. Once again, a life was taken by an authority figure. The eyes of our nation turn in one of two directions: toward the... Continue...

Daniel Darling and Trillia Newbell discuss the historical and spiritual significance of the Civil Right Act. Continue...

In my previous two blogs on race and racial reconciliation, I briefly defined my understanding of race and discussed the need and provision for racial reconciliation. In the first blog, I proposed that race refers to “otherness” in the biblical word... Continue...

Dr. Russell Moore, ERLC president, interviewed with Chris Fabry Live! May 12 for a conversation about engaging the culture around us with the message of the gospel.  Continue...

In my first blog on racial reconciliation, I proposed a gospel-centered vision for racial reconciliation. I suggested that the historic fall of Adam and Even in the Garden of Eden and sin are the fundamental reasons why racism exists and... Continue...

NOTE: The 2015 ERLC Leadership Summit will address "The Gospel and Racial Reconciliation" to equip Christians to apply the gospel on these issues with convictional kindness in their communities, their families, and their churches. This event will be held in Nashville... Continue...

By now you’ve heard reports about the reprehensible and racist comments of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. This is a news story that now transcends sports, with repeated calls for boycotts of Clipper games,demands for punishment for Sterling, and even admonishment from President Obama. The NBA has... Continue...

Martin Luther King, Jr. fought for freedom and equal rights for black Americans and other minorities oppressed by the white majority. King and his followers achieved many victories through such laws as the Civil Rights Act criminalizing racial discrimination. But... Continue...

Trillia Newbell, author of United: Captured by God's Vision for Diversity, illustrates why Christians should actively engage race relations.  "Race can be such a difficult thing to talk about, but it shouldn't be," Newbell said. "We should work to approach race... Continue...

Trillia Newbell, author of United, illustrates how the church can be the catalyst for improving race relations. Continue...