What Does It Mean to Be Welcoming

Is your church wrestling with LGBT questions? Travis Collins has walked congregations through the complex issues surrounding gay Christians. In this practical resource, readers will hear from gay friends and dig into Scripture with interpreters on both sides, considering the implications of their convictions for life and ministry. Let's examine how we might welcome everyone into the church while calling for all to be transformed.

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  • Author : Travis Collins
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Pages : 144 pages
  • ISBN : 0830874186
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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What Does It Mean to Be Welcoming?

What Does It Mean to Be Welcoming?
  • Author : Travis Collins
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 14 August 2018
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Is your church wrestling with LGBT questions? Travis Collins has walked congregations through the complex issues surrounding gay Christians. In this practical resource, readers will hear from gay friends and dig into Scripture with interpreters on both sides, considering the implications of their convictions for life and ministry. Let's examine how we might welcome everyone into the church while calling for all to be transformed.

A Marginalized Voice

A Marginalized Voice
  • Author : Reginald Williams
  • Publisher : Callista Casey Publishing
  • Release : 19 March 2020
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The downpour of death and destruction flooding that life path of Black boys makes them prime candidates to be placed on the Endangered People's List. To be young, Black, a male, and muted, is a recipe for living with an emotional and potentially, a mental disorder. Black boys, too often, blinded by frustration, are angry, confused, and disconnected. Like pain, calling attention to illness in the body, A Marginalized Voice draws attention to the harmful practices, and social ills that

Faithful Presence

Faithful Presence
  • Author : David E. Fitch
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 01 December 2016
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How can the church engage the world, not by judgment nor accommodation but by becoming the good news in our culture? Offering seven distinct spiritual practices, David Fitch helps you re-envision church, what you do in the name of church, and the way you lead a church. Reimagine the church as the living embodiment of Christ, reflecting God's faithful presence to a desperate world.

What Does It Mean to Be Kind?

What Does It Mean to Be Kind?
  • Author : Rana DiOrio
  • Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Release : 22 August 2015
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Now in paperback! A girl in a red hat finds the courage to be kind to the new student in class. Her kindness spreads, kind act by kind act, until her whole community experiences the magical shift that happens when everyone understands—and acts on—what it means to be kind. The fifth book in Rana DiOrio's award-winning What Does It Mean To Be ...?® series, What Does It Mean To Be Kind? was named a 2015 Moonbeam Gold Medalist and won

Welcoming and Affirming

Welcoming and Affirming
  • Author : Leigh Finke
  • Publisher : Augsburg Fortress Publishers
  • Release : 25 August 2020
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How should I respond when a teen comes out? Do I have to tell their parents? What does it mean to be transgender? And how do I talk to a trans youth? These are the kinds of tough questions facing Christian communities everywhere. It's not enough for faith leaders to improvise their way through these questions. Leaders need concrete tools to navigate the LGBTQ+ landscape. Welcoming and Affirming: A Guide to Supporting and Working with LGBTQ+ Christian Youth is one

Welcoming But Not Affirming

Welcoming But Not Affirming
  • Author : Stanley James Grenz
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release : 01 January 1998
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A respected evangelical speaks out on the church's most controversial issue, proposing that it is possible for Christian communities to welcome homosexuals without affirming same-sex unions.

The Universe Next Door

The Universe Next Door
  • Author : James W. Sire
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 04 August 2020
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For more than forty years, The Universe Next Door has set the standard for an introduction to worldviews. This sixth edition uses James Sire's widely influential model of eight basic worldview questions to examine prominent worldviews that have shaped the Western world, critiquing each worldview within its own frame of reference and in comparison to others.

Humankind and Nature

Humankind and Nature
  • Author : Albert Wong,Artur Wardega
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release : 12 January 2015
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As climate change continues to batter the coastlines of North America and elsewhere, and as extreme weather events provide abundant proof of its reality, religious leaders can no longer ignore the fact that the human has become a geologic force, a force that must be re-educated and re-formed in order to guarantee safe passage into a sustainable future. Hopefully, Jesuits and their lay partners can continue to provide leadership in regard to this issue, correctly identified by Fr Adolfo Nicolá

SIX WORDS FRESH OFF THE BOAT

SIX WORDS FRESH OFF THE BOAT
  • Author : Larry Smith
  • Publisher : Disney Electronic Content
  • Release : 05 September 2017
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Six Words Fresh Off the Boat marries the phenomenon of Larry Smith's successful Six-Word Memoirs with ABC and 20th Century Fox Television's hit comedy Fresh Off the Boat. The book captures hundreds of takes on the immigration experience, from every-day people as well as world-famous celebrities including Aziz Ansari, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Julianne Moore, Mario Batali, George Takei, Neil Gaiman, Amanda Palmer, Billy Collins, Junot Díaz, and Dr. Sanjay Gupta. This book will have you thinking in sixes and

All Are Welcome

All Are Welcome
  • Author : Alexandra Penfold
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 10 July 2018
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Join the call for a better world with this New York Times bestselling picture book about a school where diversity and inclusion are celebrated. Perfect for back to school—no matter what that looks like! Discover a school where—no matter what—young children have a place, have a space, and are loved and appreciated. Follow a group of children through a day in their school, where everyone is welcomed with open arms. A school where students from all backgrounds

What Does It Mean to Be American?

What Does It Mean to Be American?
  • Author : Rana DiOrio,Elad Yoran
  • Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
  • Release : 09 April 2019
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An engaging picture book for children that celebrates what it means to be American! What does it mean to be American? Does it mean you like apple pie or fireworks? Not exactly. This patriotic picture book is perfect for Memorial Day, Independence Day, Election Day, or any day you want to share with your child what it means to be an American. After all, Fourth of July isn't the only time to celebrate what makes America special! While politics seem

Welcoming the Stranger

Welcoming the Stranger
  • Author : Matthew Soerens,Jenny Yang,Leith Anderson
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 03 July 2018
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World Relief staffers Matthew Soerens and Jenny Yang move beyond the rhetoric to offer a Christian response to immigration. With careful historical understanding and thoughtful policy analysis, they debunk myths about immigration, show the limits of the current immigration system, and offer concrete ways for you to welcome and minister to your immigrant neighbors.

Single, Gay, Christian

Single, Gay, Christian
  • Author : Gregory Coles
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 22 August 2017
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In an age where neither society nor the church knows what to do with gay Christians, Greg Coles shares his story—a story about a boy in love with Jesus who, at the fateful onset of puberty, realized his sexual attractions were persistently and exclusively for other guys. This honest, hopeful account shows life through one man's eyes and assures all people: "You are not a mistake."