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Doug Hammack | Sermons (69) Jun 7th, 2017

The Suffocating Power of Stuff (part 4)

This is one in a lesson series on the destructive power of living in the consumerist society we do, and how to find a freer way to live. For audio of this lesson: http://www.northraleighcommunitychurch.org/audio input the search term "suffocating stuff." To dialogue w/ the author on themes of the emerging church, go to www.DougHammack.com

Categories: Sermons , Sermons (69) , Adult
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Metro Baptist Church Ken Braun | Interviews, Podcasts, Sermons (69) Jun 1st, 2017

Story of God's Grace and Humanity in New York on 9/11/2001

At a memorial service at Metro Baptist Church (NYC) on 9/11/2011, a member of the Metro Community told this story about a friend and colleague, who worked one block from the WTC, who helped a pregnant woman to safety in New Jersey. It is a moving story of humanity, community, and God's grace in an impossible situation.

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Ched Myers | Article May 30th, 2017

From "Creation Care" to "Watershed Discipleship"

This article - From "Creation Care" to "Watershed Discipleship" : Re-Placing Ecological Theology and Practice - was published in the Fall 2014 edition of the Conrad Grebel Review. In it, Ched Myers explores how our theology might be re-placed in light of the arrival of global ecological crisis. Instead of an abstract or unfocused theology of creation care, it suggests that the best way to orient the church’s work and witness is through bioregionally-grounded planning and action which focuses on the actual watersheds we inhabit.

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Seeds of Hope Publishers | Article, Case Studies, Essays May 25th, 2017

Hunger News & Hope: Spring 2017

The latest issue of Hunger News & Hope is a crucial one. It includes a story about impending famine in four countries--a condition that UN officials say could be the worst famine since 1945—and it includes practical things you can do to help.