By Nathan D. Hieb
By Nathan D. Hieb
By Jennifer R. Ayres
Good Food is a pragmatic theology grounded in a wealthy ethnographic examine of the nutrition practices of numerous religion groups and populations. in the course of the wounded meals procedure, they're hopeful yet now not naïve, and of their innovative paintings, the seeds for a thriving nutrition method are taking root. Grounded in unflinching research and encompassing either theological and ethical implications, Ayres examines real non secular practices of nutrition justice, learning within the method a grounded theology for nutrition. Ayres demanding situations humans of religion to take part in communal projects that might make a true difference—to aid neighborhood farmers, develop their very own meals, and recommend for reasonable nutrition regulations. Good Food equips readers with the theological and sensible instruments had to protect that which sustains us: food.
By C.S. Song
By Cliff Billings
By Craig L. Nessan,Paul S. Chung
“Nessan strikes gracefully from quietism to activism, fatalism to utopia, abstraction to concreteness, developmentalism to social justice, justification by means of grace to excellent news for the terrible. In our present milieu of violent, scandalous capitalism, Nessan’s ethical indignation is timelier than ever.”
—Eliseo Pérez-Álvarez, writer of A Vexing Gadfly: The overdue Kierkegaard on monetary Matters
“Here, ultimately, is a ebook that places liberation and poverty in theological and social-theory viewpoint. it's compelling and prophetic. Poverty isn't just actual and devastating in its many kinds, yet no critical Christian theology and missiology can do with out a very important liberationist account. hugely instructed for either execs and people short of an outstanding introduction.”
—Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen, writer of The Doctrine of God: a world Introduction
Craig L. Nessan is educational Dean and Professor of Contextual Theology at Wartburg Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa. he's the writer of Shalom Church: The physique of Christ as Ministering Community (2010) and Liberating Lutheran Theology: Freedom for Justice and unity in an international Context (with Paul Chung and Ulrich Duchrow, 2011).
By Scott R. Paeth
By Victor V. Claar,Robin J. Klay
Economists Victor Claar and Robin Klay seriously have interaction mainstream monetary idea and coverage techniques to supply advice for faithfully and responsibly addressing those and different very important fiscal matters. asserting simply and filthy rich society relies for its persisted good fortune on protecting the correct stability of energy between 3 significant spheres--democratic governments, market-organized economies, and powerful ethical and cultural institutions--Claar and Klay show how Christian rules and values consultant and undergird a flourishing and simply economy.
This textual content is to be used in any direction wanting a survey of the rules of economics.
By Jon Jaroszewski,Gregg Hakalmazian
"Jaroszewski tackles the tough truths of the Sermon at the Mount in a disarming, but delicate model. fundamentals of the Christian existence are awarded in a brand new and maybe arguable demeanour. He forces the reader to think again the frequent rules that Jesus proclaimed and taught whereas weaving a few own historical past into the textual content. The difficulty with Christians is a needs to learn for these being affected by their Christian stroll in contemporary culture."
--Brian D. Miller, Senior Pastor, Roberts highway Bible Church, Justice, IL
Jon Jaroszewski is Worship chief at status Stones Church in Tinley Park, IL, and a rabid Chicago Bears fan.
Gregg Hakalmazian has a Masters in Christian Theology from Trinity Theological Seminary in Newburgh, IN. he's additionally a Packers fan, proving Jesus can convey us jointly regardless of wildly divergent worldviews.
By Esther Lightcap Meek
By Edward Andrews
It is CGBT's wish to take hard and intricate matters and lead them to effortless to appreciate. CGBT will speak as basically and powerfully as attainable to all of its readers whereas additionally properly speaking information regarding the Bible. Andrews has helped all churchgoers and unbelievers have an in-depth within examine how translators perform their paintings and to appreciate higher the foundations and ideas of the Bible translation procedure. Andrews additionally demonstrates which translation philosophies objectively and successfully in attaining a correct Bible translation.