Edward Gilbreath is the author of Reconciliation Blues: A Black Evangelical’s Inside View of White Christianity. When he’s not writing books, he’s a director of editorial for Urban Ministries, Inc. in Calumet City, Illinois, where he serves as the editor and chief of UrbanFaith.com, an online magazine of commentary and culture. He continues to serve as an editor for Christianity Today. In addition to Reconciliation Blues, he is also co-author of Gospel Trailblazer, the story of the first black evangelist on Billy Graham’s crusade team. Ed and his wife, Dana, have two kids, DeMara and Daniel.