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Foreword by George R. Hunsberger How does one authentically hear and live out the gospel in North America? This new book attempts to answer this question in a way that reveals much about the nature of Christian faith today and its relation to contemporary culture. In keeping with the aims of the acclaimed Gospel and Our Culture series, StormFront investigates how the gospel intersects American culture and seeks to reorient the church to its full and proper missional vocation. Four authors noted for their understanding of modern church life offer a sober yet hopeful critique of American culture that focuses on consumerism and the privatization of religion, and they challenge the Christian church to embrace its corporate task to be salt and light to the world. Amid the many books on the subject, this one is distinctive in its concern for application. By constrasting contemporary life with a thoroughgoing reading of the biblical narrative, the authors help American Christians discern how our cultural location makes it difficult to live out the transformative message of the gospel. Few readers will fail to be engaged by the lessons offered here.
Title: StormFront: The Good News of God (Gospel and Our Culture)
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: 2003-10
ISBN Number: 0802822258
ISBN Number 13: 9780802822253
Book Condition: New
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Item: 6.00 Item
Seller ID: 001156
Description: New paperback copy of StormFront: The Good News of God by James V. Brownson, Inagrace T. Dietterich, Barry A. Harvey. Foreword by Charles C. West. Gospel and Our Culture series. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., Grand Rapids MI, 2003. 9 x 6 inches, 23 cm. List price 20.00. From the back cover: Written by four authors noted for their keen understanding of modern church life, StormFront asks how one authentically hears and lives out the gospel in North America today, and it answers this question in a way that reveals much about the nature of Christian faith and its relation to contemporary culture. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!
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