Evangelicals many have some good biblical theology about the body of Christ, where there is neither Jew nor Greek, black nor white. But if they do not work out this theology in practice, such that white evangelicals welcome black neighbors and work to end racist structures, then . . . the whole thing stinks.
Ronald J. Sider, The Scandal of the Evangelical Conscience: Why Are Christians Living Just Like the Rest of the World? (Grand Rapids: Baker, 2005), 26.
[Read the Introduction to 95 Theses for Christian Racial & Ethnic Unity here.]