BOOKS: 'When Helping Hurt's and 'Live in Grace, Walk in Love'
Books to help us grow.
A) When Helping Hurts - $15.99. Shows how some alleviation efforts, failing to consider the complexities of poverty, have actually and unintentionally done more harm than good. This book encourages us to see the dignity in everyone, to empower the materially poor, and to know that we are all uniquely needy — and that God in the Gospel is reconciling all things to Himself. It provides proven strategies for effective poverty alleviation, catalyzing the idea that sustainable change comes not from the outside in, but from the inside out. A must-read for every mission-minded individual. $15.99
B) Live in Grace, Walk in Love by Bob Goff - $16.99. Built on Bob's trademark storytelling and unique way of helping us to see things in a new way, this book takes you through an entire calendar year of meditations on how you can step out in love and confidence in every aspect of your life. The 356 daily devotionals:
- Include full in-text Scripture references
- Are 1-2 pages -- brief and perfect to read on your own or with family
- End with thought-provoking questions to encourage journaling and prayer