Reading List

Please feel free to suggest any books that have helped you understand what it looks like to live a life of love and justice.

[column width=”47%” padding=”6%”]Theology and Practice:
A Theology as Big as the City by Ray Bakke
Faith Works by Jim Wallis
Generous Justice by Timothy Keller
Good News About Injustice by Gary Haugen
Jesus and The Disinherited by Howard Thurman
Journey to the Common Good by Walter Brueggemann
Just Courage by Gary Haugen
Kingdom Come by Allen Wakabayashi
Practical Justice by Kevin Blue
Real Christianity by William Wilberforce
Social Justice Handbook by Mae Cannon
The Beloved Community by Charles Marsh
The Irresistible Revolution by Shane Claiborne
The Revolution edited by Heather Zydek

Racial Reconciliation:
Divided by Faith by Michael O. Emerson et al.
I Have a Dream by Martin Luther King Jr.
The Heart of Racial Justice by McNeil and Richardson
United by Faith by Emerson et. al.

[/column] [column width=”47%” padding=”0″]Poverty/Wealth/Economics:

God and Your Stuff by Wesley Willmer
Just Generosity by Ron Sider
Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger by Ron Sider
The End of Poverty by Jeffery Sachs
The Tragedy of American Compassion by Marvin Olasky
The White Man’s Burden by William Easterly
Walking with the Poor by Bryant Myers
When Work Disappears by William Julius Wilson

Community Development:
Beyond Charity by John Perkins
Compassion, Justice and the Christian Life by Robert Lupton
With Justice for All by John Perkins
Soul of a Citizen by Paul Rogat Loeb

Bowling Alone by Robert Putnam
Better Together by Robert Putnam
Culture Making by Andy Crouch
Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire



He has shown you what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God. ~Micah 6:8