Here's a collection of recommended reading for pastors on the topics of mercy and justice.
“God’s Diverse and Unified Family” – a 1996 Synodical report on diversity.
2010 Report to synod of the Migration of People
2012 Report to Synod on Global Climate Change
Doctrine of Discovery Report: a Synod 2016 report that examines the CRC’s relationship to the Doctrine of Discovery, a Catholic doctrine about the superiority of Europeans over Indigenous peoples which has been integrated into North American legal and theological systems.
Do Justice Blog: a conversation space for justice in the CRC, run by the Office of Social Justice and Christian Reformed Centre for Public Dialogue
Bryan Stevenson, Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption
Tim Keller, Generous Justice
Charles Marsh and John Perkins, Welcoming Justice
Leroy Barber, Red, Brown, Yellow, Black and White: A Call for Diversity in Missions and MinistrySocial Justice Handbook- Mae Elise Cannon
Calvin B. DeWitt, Earthwise
Matthew Soerens and Jenny Yang, Welcoming the Stranger