Here are recommended resources for further learning, awareness... 

Black History Month resources:

           Click here for links to an extensive free Library of Read-Aloud or PDF books for            
           Children in Kindergarten to Grade 6.  Then click on each book and the free PDF or  
           Read-Aloud version will pop up.
           Click here for an extensive Library of Children' books on African American artists.
           Click here for a daily inspirational reading for children.

Other Books:

·       "Reading While Black: African American Biblical Interpretation as an Exercise in Hope" by Esau McCaulley

·       Becoming Brave by Brenda Salter McNeil

·       Be the Bridge by Latasha Morrison

·       Book of Negroes by Lawrence Hill

·       Called to Forgive by Dennis Edwards

·       The Color of Compromise by Jemar Tisby

·       Colorism by Kamilah Marie Woodson, PhD

·       How to be an Anti-racist by Ibram X Kendi

·       Talking about Skin: A Memoir by Rosa L. Carter

·       The Skin We’re In by Desmond Cole

·       They Call Me George by Cecil Foster (Untold story of the black train porters)



·       (BibleProject) Reading While Black - Featuring. Dr. Esau McCaulley #bibleproject via @PodcastAddict 

·       Be the Bridge with Latasha Morrison

·       Black to Canada with Channon Oyeniran

·       In Search of Black History (Free on Audible)


Movies / Videos:

·       How to Fight Racism with Jemar Tisby (is on RightNow Media)

     ·       The Black Church:

          ·        Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner

          ·        In the Heat of the Night 

          ·       To Kill a Mockingbird

CBC Gem, Netflix and Amazon Prime have a great selection of black movies.  

Cineplex store also has a good selection for rent for Black History Month.


Other resources:


       Children - The Gospel in Color: A Theology of Racial Reconciliation for kids 

       Children God’s Very Good Idea by Trillia Newbell

       Adult - Austin Channing Brown, I’m still here: Black dignity in a world made   

                     for Whiteness

       Adult - Disunity in Christ by Christina Cleveland
       Adult - Adam L. Gustine, Becoming a Just Church 

       Parents - The Gospel in Color: a Theology of Racial Reconciliation for Parents



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      Webcast: (Parents and Children):


     Podcasts: TSF with Mike Kelsey: Why History Matters + Jemar Tisby: