No More Cheeks to Turn?
- Paperback | 128 pages
- 152 x 229 x 9mm | 181g
- 03 Jan 2017
- WorldAlive Publishers
- Nairobi, Kenya
Other books in this series
09 May 2017
Table of contents
Foreword by Archbishop Kwashi of Jos, Nigeria
Foreword by Dr. Craig Keener, Asbury Seminary
1. Living in Darkness and the Shadow of Death
2. The Sources of Violence in Africa
3. Praying the Imprecatory Psalms
4. The Roots of Violence
5. Responses to Violence
6. Oppressed and Oppressors
God Acts When His People Are Oppressed
God Acts When His People Become Oppressors
Judges and Kings
7. Jesus and the Kingdom of God
8. From Hate to Forgiveness
9. Speaking for Truth
10. The Bible and Suffering
11. The Way of Jesus
Example : Turning the Other Cheek
Example : Going the Extra Mile
Example : Giving Your Cloak
12 So What Do We Teach?
13. So What Do We Do?
14. Does Non-Violence Work?
Martin Luther King Jr.
The God of Surprises
15. Living by Kingdom Values
Appendix 1 Christian Response to Violence: An Emerging Theological Paradigm? by Gideon Para-Mallam of IFES
Appendix 2: Religious Trends and Issues in Nigeria
Asbury Seminary, USA
It is my pleasure to recommend this book most highly not only to individual Christians but also to churches and community groups. It will repay careful consideration and study, and by the grace of God, can become a powerful tool in the much needed transformation of society today.
--The Most Rev Dr Benjamin A. Kwashi
Anglican Archbishop of Jos, Nigeria