Healing Our Broken Humanity

Practices for Revitalizing the Church and Renewing the World

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Grace Ji-Sun Kim, Graham Hill
  • Downers Grove, IL: 
    IVP Academic Press
    , August
     2018.
     208 pages.
     $17.00.
     Paperback.
    ISBN
    9780830845415.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.

Description

We live in conflicted times. Our newsfeeds are filled with inequality, division, and fear. We want to make a difference and see justice restored because Jesus calls us to be a peacemaking and reconciling people. But how do we do this?

Based on their work with diverse churches, colleges, and other organizations, Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Graham Hill offer Christian practices that can bring healing and hope to a broken world. They provide ten ways to transform society, from lament and repentance to relinquishing power, reinforcing agency, and more. Embodying these practices enables us to be the new humanity in Jesus Christ, so the church and world can experience reconciliation, justice, unity, peace, and love.

With small group activities, discussion questions, and exercises in each chapter, this book is ideal to read together in community. Discover here how to bring real change to a dehumanized world.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Grace Ji-Sun Kim is Associate Professor of Theology at Earlham School of Religion. She is author or editor of thirteen books, including Embracing the Other, Christian Doctrines for Global Gender Justice, and Intercultural Ministry. She is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church.

Graham Hill teaches applied theology at Morling College in Sydney, Australia. A former church planter and pastor, he is the founding director of theglobalchurchproject.com. He is also the author of GlobalChurch: Reshaping Our Conversations, Renewing Our Mission, Revitalizing Our Churches.

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