Candid Conversations

Pursuing Racial Righteousness in the Church


Featuring more than a dozen national leaders on race and the Church, Candid Conversations: Pursuing Racial Righteousness in the Church explores topics of race and diversity, seeking to overcome the terms and concepts that divide us. Over a twelve-week period, Exponential interviewed leaders like John Perkins, Derwin Gray, Léonce Crump, and more, discussing topics like racism, privilege, and systemic bias in an open and honest way. In addition to the insightful content from the contributors, the book provides a model for having healthy race conversations in your own context.

Contributors Include:

  • John Perkins
  • Matt Chandler
  • Bryan Loritts
  • Efrem Smith
  • Miles McPherson
  • MelindaJoy Mingo
  • Grant Skeldon
  • Derwin Gray
  • Léonce Crump
  • Todd Wilson
  • Albert Tate
  • George Yancey
  • Drew Hart
  • Mark DeYmaz
  • Dhati Lewis
  • Peyton Jones