Books to Read:

  • How To Be An Anti-Racist Ibram X. Kendi
  • The Little Book of Race and Restorative Justice: Black Lives, Healing, and US Social Transformation Fania Davis
  • Between the World and Me Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice Paul Kivel
  • On the Other Side of Freedom: The Case for Hope DeRay Mckesson
  • The Beloved Community: How Faith Shapes Social Justice from the Civil Rights Movement to Today Charles Marsh
  • So You Want to Talk About Race Ijeoma Oluo
  • Just Mercy Bryan Stevenson
  • The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration Isabel Wilkerson
  • The New Jim Crow Michelle Alexander
  • White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Race Robin DiAngelo

 

Films to Watch:

  • 13th
  • Slavery by Another Name
  • Eyes on the Prize
  • Just Mercy

 

Podcasts to Listen to:

  • Scene on Radio- Seeing White
  • Facing Ourselves
  • About Race
  • Code Switch

 

From the United Methodist General Council on Race and Religion:

 

For Your Small Group From the United Methodist General Council on Race and Religion:

 

Compiled from submissions of the Racial Reconciliation Core Team and others that are involved in the work of Reconciliation and Justice.

Restoration Church Update

Restoration Church is now virtual. You are welcome to participate in our Online Worship Service on Sundays at 10 a.m.