Church History

All of the resources that address church history.

BOOK: Brown Church

The color of one’s skin is a driving force in how one experiences the world. A brown person’s experience is distinctly different from that of a white persons. With this lens Robert Chao Romero tells the history of the exploitation of his people on multiple continents while incorporating the birth of the brown church.

SHOW: The Color of Compromise

Author Jemar Tisby traces the intertwining of race, the church and politics from the 1400’s into the 21st century in his 12-part study series with episodes ranging from 5 to 26 minutes. Tisby clearly shows how racism has been woven into the fabric of American life with the church’s explicit and implicit support.