I remember looking up from my newspaper during my bus ride to work one morning in the fall of 1994 and finding everything oddly in place.
Of course, as with every miracle God has prepared for his earth, he waits only for you and me to turn our hearts toward Jesus--to persevere in our holy devotion as we offer ourselves to him: "Here I am, Lord. Send me."
The world around us hurting. The stories presented to us from those hurting in countries such as Rwanda, Pakistani, and others will reveal to us the injustices placed on individuals from children to adults alike. The question raised in this text is, how can we as Christians bring hope to these individuals? This author of this text reveals to us the answer to this question. He provides for us strategies as to how we can witness to those who are hurting.
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The good news about injustice is that God is against it. God is in the business of using the unlikely to accomplish justice and mercy. In this tenth-anniversary edition of Gary Haugen's challenging and encouraging book he offers stories of courageous Christians who have stood up for justice in the face of human trafficking, forced prostitution, racial and religious persecution, and torture. This expanded edition brings up to date his work in calling for the body of Christ to act. Throughout, he provides concrete guidance on how ordinary Christians can rise up to seek justice throughout the world.… (more)