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Revolution of Values: Reclaiming Public Faith for the Common Good

Revolution of Values: Reclaiming Public Faith for the Common Good

by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

2019 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award - Political and Social Sciences The religious Right taught America to misread the Bible. Christians have misused Scripture to consolidate power, stoke fears, and defend against enemies. But people who have been hurt by the attacks of Christian nationalism c… Read more…

Reconstructing the Gospel: Finding Freedom from Slaveholder Religion
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Reconstructing the Gospel: Finding Freedom from Slaveholder Religion

by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

Narrated by Wilson-Hartgrove, Jonathan

"I am a man torn in two. And the gospel I inherited is divided." Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove grew up in the Bible Belt in the American South as a faithful church-going Christian. But he gradually came to realize that the gospel his Christianity proclaimed was not good news for everybody. The same Christianity that sang, "Amazing grace, how sweet the sound" als… Read more…

The Year of Small Things: Radical Faith for the Rest of Us

The Year of Small Things: Radical Faith for the Rest of Us

by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, Sarah Arthur and Erin F. Wasinger

When Sarah and Tom Arthur were appointed to a suburban church after three years in an urban Christian community, they faced a unique challenge: how to translate the practices of "radical" faith into their new context. Together with their friends and fellow church members Erin and Dave Wasinger, the Arthurs embarked on a yearlong experiment to implement twelv… Read more…

Slow Church: Cultivating Community in the Patient Way of Jesus

Slow Church: Cultivating Community in the Patient Way of Jesus

by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, C. Christopher Smith and John Pattison

Readers' Choice Award Winner Best Books About the Church from Byron Borger, Hearts and Minds Bookstore Fast food. Fast cars. Fast and furious. Fast forward. Fast . . . church? The church is often idealized (or demonized) as the last bastion of a bygone era, dragging our feet as we're pulled into new moralities and n… Read more…

Awakening of Hope: Why We Practice a Common Faith

Awakening of Hope: Why We Practice a Common Faith

by Shane Claiborne and Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

According to Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, faithful action is always inspired and sustained by common convictions—the basic truths that have sustained God’s people throughout every generation.The Awakening of Hope re-presents Christian faith by beginning with stories of faithful witness and asking, Why? Why do Christians eat together? Why do we fast? Why wo… Read more…

Awakening of Hope: Why We Practice a Common Faith
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Awakening of Hope: Why We Practice a Common Faith

by Shane Claiborne, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove and Maurice England

Narrated by Shane Claiborne and Maurice England

According to Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, faithful action is always inspired and sustained by common convictions—the basic truths that have sustained God’s people throughout every generation.The Awakening of Hope re-presents Christian faith by beginning with stories of faithful witness and asking, Why? Why do Christians eat together? Why do we fast? Why wo… Read more…

Common Prayer: A Liturgy for Ordinary Radicals

Common Prayer: A Liturgy for Ordinary Radicals

by Shane Claiborne, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove and Enuma Okoro

Experience a deeper prayer life through this fresh take on ancient liturgy for believers today. Designed to help individuals, families, and congregations pray together across denominations, this book of common prayer will help you and your community join together each day with the same songs, scriptures, and prayers. Composed under an advisory team of liturg… Read more…

Living Mission: The Vision and Voices of New Friars

Living Mission: The Vision and Voices of New Friars

by Shane Claiborne, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove and Scott A. Bessenecker

There is a new trend afoot, one that goes against the prevailing Western model, influenced by the values and principles of international commerce. Presented here are five "signs of life," showcased by this network of movements best referred to as "new friars." God's kingdom in the hands of the people of God, the contributors to this book show us, is … Read more…

Becoming the Answer to Our Prayers: Prayer for Ordinary Radicals

Becoming the Answer to Our Prayers: Prayer for Ordinary Radicals

by Shane Claiborne and Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

"Prayer is not so much about convincing God to do what we want God to do as it is about convincing ourselves to do what God wants us to do." —from the Introduction Activists Shane Claiborne and Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove show how prayer and action must go together. Their exposition of key Bible passages provides concrete examples of how a life of prayer… Read more…

God's Economy: Redefining the Health and Wealth Gospel

God's Economy: Redefining the Health and Wealth Gospel

by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

While “health and wealth” proponents urge Christians to claim for themselves material blessings, others insist that God’s best gifts can’t be enjoyed until heaven. The truth of God’s intentions, writes acclaimed author Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, is far greater than either perspective suggests.Packed with inspiring stories, God’s Economy invites r… Read more…

God's Economy: Redefining the Health and Wealth Gospel
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God's Economy: Redefining the Health and Wealth Gospel

by Eugene Peterson, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, Jonathan Petersen and Jonathan Peterson

Narrated by Eugene Peterson, Jonathan Petersen and Jonathan Peterson

While “health and wealth” proponents urge Christians to claim for themselves material blessings, others insist that God’s best gifts can’t be enjoyed until heaven. The truth of God’s intentions, writes acclaimed author Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, is far greater than either perspective suggests.Packed with inspiring stories, God’s Economy invites r… Read more…

Mirror to the Church: Resurrecting Faith after Genocide in Rwanda
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Mirror to the Church: Resurrecting Faith after Genocide in Rwanda

by Emmanuel M. Katongole, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, Jonathan Petersen and Jonathan Peterson

Narrated by Jonathan Petersen and Jonathan Peterson

We learn who we are as we walk together in the way of Jesus. So I want to invite you on a pilgrimage. Rwanda is often held up as a model of evangelization in Africa. Yet in 1994, beginning on the Thursday of Easter week, Christians killed other Christians, often in the same churches where they had worshiped together. The most Christianized country in Africa … Read more…


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