Category Archives: Books

The painful realities of white privilege

The Painful Realities of White Privilege, an excerpt from my book is featured on The Salt Collective today… here’s a glimpse: We were sitting at the frozen yogurt shop when my husband interrupted my yogurt induced heaven with a passionate “Did you … Continue reading

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Pondering Privilege is now available in print! Order your copy now

Pondering Privilege: Toward a Deeper Understanding of Whiteness, Race, and Faith was released in print today! Click here to Purchase on Amazon Click here to purchase from the publisher directly (cheaper shipping for bulk orders)

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Join my book launch team!

  It’s official! A newly revised and expanded version of Pondering Privilege will be published by NextStep Resources this month, and I’m looking for people to join my launch team to promote the book. As a member of the team, you’ll … Continue reading

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If Jesus was brown and non-Western, shouldn’t some of our other heroes be too?

In search of some role models of faith for my children, I recently began looking for biographies of Christians through history. I found several highly recommended series: Encounter the Saints (Seton) Hero Tales (Bethany House) Men and Women of Faith … Continue reading

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Free ebook on whiteness, race, & faith this weekend only!

Don’t miss out on a FREE copy of the newly released version of Pondering Privilege: Toward a Deeper Understanding of Whiteness, Race, and Faith on Amazon THIS WEEKEND ONLY! It includes updated content and additional chapters. For many white people, race can be … Continue reading

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Must read books for 2014

I quit going to Christian bookstores years ago because the one-sided, narrowly defined perspectives represented on their shelves were more than I could handle.  Surely the Christian faith was larger than the American religious right!  Fortunately, some of my faith in the … Continue reading

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What does it mean to be white? Resources on white identity development

Many white people I know haven’t ever given much thought to how their race has influenced them. When other Americans of color talk about their own cultural backgrounds, white people might sheepishly wonder, “What culture?” about their own backgrounds. As … Continue reading

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