FORTHCOMING PUBLICATIONS – BOOKS IN PRODUCTION
The Travail of Job. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2024.
The Moral Teachings of Jesus. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2024
Defending Democracy from its Christian Enemies. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2023.
PUBLICATIONS – BOOKS
Introducing Christian Ethics. Canton, MI: Front Edge, 2022.
After Evangelicalism: The Path to a New Christianity. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press, 2020. Nominated for Grawemeyer Award.
Justice and the Way of Jesus: Christian Ethics and the Incarnational Discipleship of Glen Stassen. Editor, with Reggie L. Williams. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2020.
In the Shadow of a Prophet: The Legacy of Walter Rauschenbusch. Editor & Contributor, with William H. Brackney. Macon: Mercer University Press, 2020.
Moral Leadership for a Divided Age: Fourteen People Who Dared to Change Our World. With Colin D. Holtz. Grand Rapids: Brazos, 2018.
Still Christian: Following Jesus Out of American Evangelicalism. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2017.
Letter to My Anxious Christian Friends: From Faith to Fear in Unsettled Times. Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2016.
Evangelical Ethics (Library of Theological Ethics). Editor, with Isaac B. Sharp. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2015.
Changing Our Mind: A call from America’s leading evangelical ethics scholar for full acceptance of LGBTQ Christians in the church. Canton, MI: Read the Spirit Books, 2014. Third Edition, 2017. Translation completed: Georgian. Translations in development: Swahili, Mandarin, Spanish
In the Fray: Contesting Christian Public Ethics, 1994-2013. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2014.
Evangelical Peacemakers: Gospel Engagement in a War-Torn World. Editor/Contributor. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2013.
Glen Harold Stassen: Baptist Peacemaker, Global Christian Ethicist (Festschrift), Co-Editor/Contributor, with Reggie L. Williams. Perspectives in Religious Studies 40, no. 2 (Summer 2013). “Editorial Introduction” (101-108); “An Interpretation of the Christian Ethics of Glen Harold Stassen” (181-193).
The Sacredness of Human Life: Why an Ancient Biblical Idea is the Key to the World’s Future. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2013. Nominated for Grawemeyer Award; Winner, Georgia Author of the Year Award.
Yours is the Day, Lord, Yours is the Night: A Morning and Evening Prayer Book. Editor, with Jeanie Gushee. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2012. Reisssued as A Morning and Evening Prayerbook. New York: HarperCollins, 2018.
A New Evangelical Manifesto: A Kingdom Vision for the Common Good. Editor/Contributor. St. Louis: Chalice Press, 2012.
Religious Faith, Torture, and Our National Soul. Co-editor and Contributor, with Jillian Hickman Zimmer and J. Drew Zimmer. Macon: Mercer, 2010.
The Scholarly Vocation and the Baptist Academy. Co-editor and Contributor, with Roger Ward. Macon: Mercer, 2008.
The Future of Faith in American Politics: The Public Witness of the Evangelical Center. Waco: Baylor, 2008.
Only Human: Christian Reflections on the Journey toward Wholeness. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2005. First book in my “Enduring Issues in Christian Life” series with Jossey-Bass.
Getting Marriage Right: Realistic Counsel for Saving and Strengthening Marriages. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2004.
Kingdom Ethics: Following Jesus in Contemporary Context, with Glen H. Stassen. Downers Grove, IL: Intervarsity, 2003. First Edition translations completed: Japanese, Bulgarian, Spanish, Indonesian, Chinese, Korean, Arabic, Finnish. Second Edition, substantially revised: Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2016. Second edition translations in development: Russian, Korean.
Christians and Politics Beyond the Culture Wars: From Despair to Mission. Editor/Contributor. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2000.
Toward a Just and Caring Society: Christian Responses to Poverty in America. Editor/Contributor. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1999.
The Future of Christian Higher Education. Co-Editor and Contributor, with David S. Dockery. Broadman & Holman, 1999.
A Bolder Pulpit: Reclaiming the Moral Dimension of Preaching, with Robert H. Long. Valley Forge: Judson Press, 1998.
Preparing for Christian Ministry: An Evangelical Approach. Co-edited with Walter Jackson. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1996.
The Righteous Gentiles of the Holocaust: A Christian Interpretation. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 1994. Translation: Die Gerechten Des Holocaust: Warum nur wenige Christen den Juden halfen. Wuppertal: One Way Verlag, 1997. Second Edition: Righteous Gentiles of the Holocaust: Genocide and Moral Obligation. St. Paul: Paragon House, 2003.