Slow Kingdom Coming
:No one said pursuing justice would be easy.The road can be so challenging and the destination so distant that you may be discouraged by a lack of progress, compassion or commitment in your quest for justice. How do you stay...
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:No one said pursuing justice would be easy.The road can be so challenging and the destination so distant that you may be discouraged by a lack of progress, compassion or commitment in your quest for justice. How do you stay committed to the journey when God's kingdom can seem so slow in coming?Kent Annan understands the struggle of working for justice over the long haul. He confesses, "Over the past twenty years, I've succumbed to various failed shortcuts instead of living the freedom of faithful practices." In this book, he shares practices he has learned that will encourage and help you to keep making a difference in the face of the world's challenging issues.All Christians are called to do justice, love mercy and walk humbly in the world. Slow Kingdom Coming will guide and strengthen you on this journey to persevere until God's kingdom comes on earth as it is in heaven.
Kent Annan is codirector of Haiti Partners and the author Following Jesus through the eye of a Needle and After Shock: Searching for Honest Faith When Your World Is Shaken. A graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary, he lived for a time in Haiti and now travels there regularly from Florida, where he lives with his wife and their two young children
- :preface1. On Earth As It Is In Heaven: How We Participate In The Kingdom Coming2. Attention: Awakening To Justice3. Confession: The Posture For Engaging4. Respect: The Golden Rule For Helping5. Partnering: With Not For6. Truthing: Hard Thinking And Feet On The Ground7. Practicing For The Kingdom: How We Stay Faithful When We’re Overwhelmedappendix: Study Guides, Resources And How These Five Practices Work Togethernotes