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Practical Justice

Practical Justice

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"Many of us have good intentions. However, we get stuck in the rut of the everyday or overwhelmed by the hopelessness of the problems we see around us or confused about how to be helpful but not patronizing. Here's a book with some ideas that can help us live our conviction."--BOOK JACKET.

- Publisher You know the world is full of injustice. You know that God calls Christians to work for justice on the earth. But what can you do?Do you have questions like this? You're well-intended, but stuck in the rut of the everyday. You want to make your life matter. But you don't know where to start. You wonder about everything from whether to give a dollar to a beggar to how to participate in the political process, from whether to shop at Wal-Mart to how much to spend on a car.Kevin Blue has spent his adult life answering these questions for himself and for others. He lives in the heart of Los Angeles, where these questions can't be set aside. And he has led college students through experiences in urban ministry as well as international treks to the poorest parts of the world. InPractical Justicehe combines what he has learned with the experiences of others to answer your questions.Right thinking. Right action. Just living. God calls you to step up and get involved. This book will help you get started.

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About "Practical Justice"

"Many of us have good intentions. However, we get stuck in the rut of the everyday or overwhelmed by the hopelessness of the problems we see around us or confused about how to be helpful but not patronizing. Here's a book with some ideas that can help us live our conviction."--BOOK JACKET.
- Publisher

You know the world is full of injustice. You know that God calls Christians to work for justice on the earth. But what can you do?Do you have questions like this? You're well-intended, but stuck in the rut of the everyday. You want to make your life matter. But you don't know where to start. You wonder about everything from whether to give a dollar to a beggar to how to participate in the political process, from whether to shop at Wal-Mart to how much to spend on a car.Kevin Blue has spent his adult life answering these questions for himself and for others. He lives in the heart of Los Angeles, where these questions can't be set aside. And he has led college students through experiences in urban ministry as well as international treks to the poorest parts of the world. InPractical Justicehe combines what he has learned with the experiences of others to answer your questions.Right thinking. Right action. Just living. God calls you to step up and get involved. This book will help you get started.
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Meet the Author

Kevin Blue

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Table Of Contents

  • Introduction: Getting Your House In Order
  • 1. God's Forgotten Ones
  • 2. Should I Help?
  • 3. Count The Cost
  • 4. Giving A Man A Fish: Direct Relief
  • 5. Teaching A Man To Fish: Distributing Skills
  • 6. Fixing The Pond: Dealing With The System
  • 7. Race And Class
  • 8. A Life Of Justice
  • 9. The Coming Of Trouble
  • 10. Not Becoming What You Hate
  • 11. Finishing The Race
  • A Closing Word
  • Appendix: Helpful Resources

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  • Catalogue Code 250483
  • Product Code 0830833684
  • EAN 9780830833689
  • Pages 143
  • Department Academic
  • Category Church
  • Sub-Category Missions
  • Publisher Intervarsity Press Usa
  • Publication Date Dec 2006
  • Sales Rank #25823
  • Dimensions 209 x 139 x 10 mm
  • Weight 0.172kg

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