God So Loved, He Gave: Entering the Movement of Divine Generosity
by Kelly M. Kapic
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Description of God So Loved, He Gave: Entering the Movement of Divine Generosity by Kelly M. Kapic
God So Loved, He Gave places the practice of giving within the larger story of God's generosity. Here we discover how our participation in the overflow of divine giving is vitally connected to the Trinitarian nature of God, the unfolding drama of Scripture and ultimately the Gospel itself.
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The God who created a good and perfect world, but whose world turned from him, has brought restoration through gift: The Father loved the world and gave the Son, and the Father and the Son pour out the gift of the Spirit into the hearts of humanity bringing about praise, hope, and new creation. Those who are united to the Son by his Spirit then find they have received the glorious gift of God's coming Kingdom.
In other words, the Gospel is shaped by giving: God's generosity buys us out of bondage and brings us into all the blessings of belonging. But the good news is not only that God has made us to be recipients of his grace but also participants in the movement of his divine justice and generosity. Living in God's gifts, Christians discover they are free to give themselves. The cross and resurrection of Christ come to shape and define this new life of faith, hope and generosity---a life that is best lived not in isolation but as a community.
Throughout the book special attention is given to the relationship between divine generosity and concern for the poor and oppressed. Kapic and Borger encourage readers to not simply discover the immensity of God's grace, but to enter into the flow of divine generosity as God has invited them to become avenues of his great gifts to the world.
|Product:|| God So Loved, He Gave: Entering the Movement of Divine Generosity|
|Author:|| Kelly M. Kapic|
|With:|| Justin L. Borger|
|Binding Type:|| Hardcover|
|Media Type:|| Book|
|Minimum Age:|| 18|
|Maximum Age:|| UP|
|Minimum Grade:|| College Freshman|
|Maximum Grade:|| Up|
|Number of Pages:|| 288|
|Weight:|| 0.975 pounds|
|Length:|| 8.8 inches|
|Width:|| 5.8 inches|
|Height:|| 1 inches|
|Publication Date:|| October 2010|
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