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  • Practical Justice: Living Off-Center in a Self-Centered World, By Kevin Blue

    Practical Justice

    Living Off-Center in a Self-Centered World

    by Kevin Blue

    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 ...

  • Bread for the Resistance: Forty Devotions for Justice People, By Donna Barber

    Bread for the Resistance

    Forty Devotions for Justice People

    by Donna Barber

    Sometimes you get tired, doing this thing we call justice. Making the case, fighting the fight, having to explain again and again why it matters. You feel burned out or disillusioned. Sometimes you just need a word from the Lord.

    In these daily devotions, Donna Barber offers life-giving words of renewal and hope for those engaged in the resistance to injustice. When you face ...

    Number of Studies: 40

  • The Power of Proximity: Moving Beyond Awareness to Action, By Michelle Ferrigno Warren

    The Power of Proximity

    Moving Beyond Awareness to Action

    by Michelle Ferrigno Warren
    Foreword by Noel Castellanos

    We can see evidence of injustice all around us, whether in continuing incidents of racial inequality or in the systemic forces that disenfranchise people and perpetuate poverty. It's important to learn about the world's inequities and to be a voice for the voiceless any way we can. But in an age of hashtag and armchair activism, merely raising awareness about injustice is not enough. Michelle Warren ...

  • The Offensive Church: Breaking the Cycle of Ethnic Disunity, By Bryan C. Loritts

    The Offensive Church

    Breaking the Cycle of Ethnic Disunity

    by Bryan C. Loritts

    Crises around race have put the church in a defensive posture, always reacting to racial conflicts in society. But Jesus wants more. He wants Christians to play offense by discipling people into a new humanity, where we push beyond mere diversity and into a biblical vision for ethnic unity.

    Bryan Loritts calls Christians to proactively and intentionally live out the embodied ...

  • Deepening the Soul for Justice, By Bethany H. Hoang

    Deepening the Soul for Justice

    Urbana Onward

    by Bethany H. Hoang

    The challenges of global injustice can be overwhelming. The pain is real; the violence dark. Many well-intentioned Christians get burned out. What can you do to stay in the game? Bethany Hoang, director of International Justice Mission's IJM Institute, has seen firsthand how spiritual formation can fuel our response to God's call to justice--from the inside out. Hoang shares spiritual practices ...

  • Economic Justice in a Flat World: Christian Perspectives on Globalization, Edited by Steven Rundle

    Economic Justice in a Flat World

    Christian Perspectives on Globalization

    Edited by Steven Rundle

    Globalization may be the most hotly debated issue surrounding poverty. The benefits and costs of global economic integration are critical and complex.

    • Is a globalized, free-market economy part of the solution to economic injustice or part of the problem?
    • Are the international monetary systems pursuing policies that will reduce poverty or are they serving the interests of the wealthy?
    • What ...
  • Healing Our Broken Humanity: Practices for Revitalizing the Church and Renewing the World, By Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Graham Hill

    Healing Our Broken Humanity

    Practices for Revitalizing the Church and Renewing the World

    by Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Graham Hill
    Foreword by Willie James Jennings

    Outreach Magazine Resource of the Year

    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 ...

  • Beyond Colorblind: Redeeming Our Ethnic Journey, By Sarah Shin

    Beyond Colorblind

    Redeeming Our Ethnic Journey

    by Sarah Shin

    Outreach Magazine Resource of the Year
    Foreword INDIES Award Finalist

    For a generation or so, society has tried to be colorblind. People say they don’t see race. But this approach has limitations. In our broken world, ethnicity and racial identity are often points of pain and injustice. We can’t ignore that God created us with our ethnic identities. ...

  • Raise Your Voice: Why We Stay Silent and How to Speak Up, By Kathy Khang

    Raise Your Voice

    Why We Stay Silent and How to Speak Up

    by Kathy Khang

    You have a voice. And you have God's permission to use it. In some communities, certain voices are amplified and elevated while others are erased and suppressed. It can be hard to speak up, especially in the ugliness of social media. Power dynamics keep us silent and marginalized, especially when race, ethnicity, and gender are factors. What can we do about it? Activist Kathy Khang roots our voice ...