The Origins of Proslavery Christianity: White and Black Evangelicals in Colonial and Antebellum Virginia. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2008.
Articles and Book Chapters
"Zion in Black and White: African American Evangelicals and Missionary Work in the Old South.” In A New History of the Old South: Slavery, Sectionalism and the Nineteenth-Century's Modern World, edited by L. Diane Barnes, Brian Schoen, and Frank Towers. New York: Oxford University Press, Forthcoming.
"Author's Reflection: The Origins of Proslavery Christianity,” Journal of Southern Religion 11 (2009).
"‘Other Souths': The Civil War and Reconstruction in Alamance County, North Carolina.” Journal of Backcountry Studies 3, n. 2 (2008).
"Reluctant, Protestant Confederates: The Religious Roots of Conditional Unionism,” In Virginia's Civil War, edited by Bertram Wyatt-Brown and Peter Wallenstein, 72-86. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2005.
"Believing in America: Faith and Politics in Early National Virginia.” American Baptist Quarterly 21, no. 4 (2002): 396-414.
"The Spiritual Fruits of Revolution: Disestablishment and the Rise of the Virginia Baptists.” Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 109, no. 2 (2001): 159-186.
"And All These Things Shall Be Added unto You: The First African Baptist Church, Richmond, 1841- 1865.” Virginia Cavalcade 47, no. 1 (1998): 26-35.
Reviews in Church History, Journal of Southern History, Reviews in American History, Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Callaloo, Journal of Southern Religion, H-Net.