Letters to a Future Church: Words of Encouragement and Prophetic Appeals

Letters to a Future Church: Words of Encouragement and Prophetic Appeals

by Chris Lewis



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780830836383
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
Publication date: 02/10/2012
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Chris Lewis is cofounder of the Epiphaneia Network, a movement in Canada to equip and inspire Jesus followers in kingdom ministry. They have organized a variety of influential gatherings of thought leaders and ministry activists, including the Evolving Church Conference and the Eighth Letter Conference.

Table of Contents

Preface (Chris Lewis)
Introduction (Andy Crouch)
You Had Me at Hello (Janell Anema)Mission
1. Forsake Your Purified Space (Kester Brewin)
2. On No Longer Counting the Cost (Sarah Lance)
3. The Ideologizing of the Church (David Fitch)
4. An Unanxious Presence (Walter Brueggemann)
Interlude (Janell Anema) (Age 16)Truth
5. The Gospel of the Bible (Tim Challies)
6. The Sin of Abstraction (Peter Rollins)
7. The Fulcrum and Linchpin (James Shelley)
8. The Richness and Fullness of God's Image (Soong-Chan Rah)
9. The Paradox of Peace (Tim Arnold)
10. On Self-Justification (Nathan Colquhoun)
11. Actually Living the Truth (Kathy Escobar)
Interlude (Janell Anema) (Age 21-22)Art
12. Art and Exile (Makoto Fujimura)
13. We Miss the Mark (Wendy Gritter)
14. This Is an Appeal to Zeal (Cyril Guerette)
15. Real Rest (Aileen Van Ginkel)
Interlude (Janell Anema) (Age 24-25)Hope
16. Open Secret (Ikenna Onyegbula)
17. A Particular People in a Particular Place (Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove)
18. Seven Dreams (Ron Sider)
19. Bigger Banquet Tables (Rachel Held Evans)
20. A Dozen (or So) Flags and Seven Piles of Poop (Shane Claiborne)
You Had Me at Hello (Reprise) (Janell Anema)
Appendix: Letters to a Future Church from the End of a Millennium (John Ortberg, William H. Willimon, Gardner Taylor, Eugene Peterson)
Thank You

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