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  • A Sense of Belonging to Places of Pain

    Chris Rice and Emmanuel Katongole have written a short book on Reconciliation that is a really helpful new resource for those who are interested. It’s called Reconciling All Things, A Christian Vision for Justice, Peace and Healing.  (IVP). Perhaps the most important thing they suggest, aimed at those who are passionate about Reconciliation, is to... ...

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  • The Next Evangelicalism

    I have listened to Prof. Soong Chan Rah of North Park College and Seminary for about two years.  He has spoken most often on the topic of this new book, published by IVP.  The first time I got a recording from my young staff, it created a sensation of sorts. He had asserted that “If... ...

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  • When Helping Hurts

    Of the few books I’ve read recently, one of the most important ones is “When Helping Hurts, How to alleviate poverty without hurting the poor . . . and yourself” by Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert. Corbett and Fikkert are scholars based at the Chalmers Insitute at Covenant College in Lookout Mountain, GA. These guys... ...

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