Articles on Racial Harmony

Foundations for Thinking About Race

Echoes of Sunday, January 14

by John Piper

7 reasons racial harmony is worth pursuing, and 1 resolve for doing it.

How and Why Bethlehem Pursues Ethnic Diversity

by John Piper

Is it okay for a church to prefer minorities when looking for pastors and elders?

Stereotypes, Generalizations, and Racism

by John Piper

What is the difference between a stereotype and a generalization? Is either racist?

Melvin Brown, Community Ambassador for Bethlehem

by John Piper

One small step our church is taking toward diversity and unity in the body of Christ.

Interracial Marriage: Celebrating and Serving Diversity in Christ

by John Piper

In Christ ethnic differences are not barriers. Rather, they are blessings that visibly express the glory of the gospel.

Sin, Civil Rights, and Missions

by John Piper

It is impossible to mistreat someone because of their race if you are as broken before God and dependent on his mercy as you should be.