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Jesus Matters: Good News for the 21st Century

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Jesus Christ is popu;ar with many North Americans, but do they honor the Jesus of Scripture? Each author in this collection teams with one or more young adults to consider the various ways we encounter and experience Jesus. Topics include Jesus and creation, Jesus and the cross, Jesus and salation, Jesus and the Bible, and Jesus and the future. Author include Stanley Green, Michele Hershberger, Mark Thiessen Nation, Willard Swartley, Jack Suderman and April Yamasaki.

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Jesus Matters: Good News for the Twenty-First Century

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Overview

Jesus Christ is popu;ar with many North Americans, but do they honor the Jesus of Scripture? Each author in this collection teams with one or more young adults to consider the various ways we encounter and experience Jesus. Topics include Jesus and creation, Jesus and the cross, Jesus and salation, Jesus and the Bible, and Jesus and the future. Author include Stanley Green, Michele Hershberger, Mark Thiessen Nation, Willard Swartley, Jack Suderman and April Yamasaki.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780836194487
  • Publisher: Herald Press (VA)
  • Publication date: 6/28/2009
  • Pages: 259
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.22 (h) x 0.64 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Shane Claiborne 7

Introduction: The North American Context 11

1 Jesus Calls: Believe in Me and Follow April Yamasaki Peter Sensenig 25

2 Who is Jesus? John Driver Daniel Driver 37

3 Jesus and the Bible Tom Yoder Neufeld David Neufeld 49

4 Jesus and Creation George Brunk III Laura Amstutz 63

5 Jesus and the Kingdom of God Stanley Green Sarah Thompson 75

6 Jesus Triumphs over the Powers Willard Swartley Michael Fecher 89

7 Jesus and God Lois Barrett Susanna Barrett Mierau 105

8 Jesus Crucified Mark Thiessen Nation Nelson Okanya 115

9 The Resurrection of Jesus Michele Hershberger Daniel Moya Uruena Erica Stoltzfus Matt Boyts Grant Sprunger Zach Hurst Hope Weaver 129

10 Jesus and the Sending of the Spirit Stephen Dintaman Gintare Giraityte Daumantas Ivanauskas 143

11 Jesus Our Salvation Mary Schertz Luke Sam Ben Jacobs 157

12 Jesus Our Peace Mary Thiessen Nation Matthew Krabill 171

13 Jesus and Mission Wilbert R. Shenk Jennifer Davis Sensenig 185

14 Jesus and the Church Jack Suderman Andrew Suderman Irene Bryan Derek Julie Rebecca Karen Suderman 199

15 Jesus Encountering the Religions David W. Shenk Linford Fisher Weston Shertzer Jonathan Herr Ryan Showalter Jon Heinly 215

16 Jesus and the Future J. Nelson Kraybill Laura Kraybill 229

Epilogue: Jesus Invites Us to His Table: 'Eat this bread, drink this cup' Amy Barker James Puryear 241

For Further Reading 249

Contributors 253

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