by Tex Sample
Blue Collar Ministry: Facing Economic and Social Realities of Working People, Judson Press, 1984.
U. S. Lifestyles and Mainline Churches: A Key to Reaching People in the 90s, Westminster/John Knox Press, 1990.
Hard Living People and Mainstream Christians, Abingdon Press, 1993.
Ministry in an Oral Culture: Living with Will Rogers, Uncle Ramus, and Minnie Pearl, Westminster/John Knox Press, 1994.
White Soul: Country Music, the Church and Working Americans, Abingdon Press, 1996.
The Spectacle of Worship in a Wired World: Electronic Culture and the Gathered People of God, Abingdon Press, 1998.
The Loyal Opposition: Struggling with the Church on Homosexuality, edited with Amy Delong, Abingdon Press, 2000.
Powerful Persuasion: Multimedia Witness in Christian Worship, Abingdon Press, 2005.
Blue Collar Resistance and of the Politics of Jesus: Doing Ministry with Working Class Whites, Abingdon Press, 2006.
Earthy Mysticism: Spirituality for Unspiritual People, Abingdon Press, 2008.
The Future of John Wesley’s Theology: Back to the Future with the Apostle Paul, Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2012.
Human Nature, Interest, and Power: A Critique of Reinhold Niebuhr’s Social Thought, Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2013.
A Christian Justice for the Common Good, Abingdon Press, 2016.