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Earth Restored: Calling the Church to a New Christian Activism
by Barber John
There is a lot of debate about whether or not Christians should be involved in politics or culture for the purpose of reforming them. Should we concentrate on evangelism and reaching the unregenerate souls? Or should we try to reform every institution to conform to God's standard? What John Barber's book does is show us that it is not an "either/or" situation. The two ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published January 20th 2002 by Christian Focus Publications
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This is one of the best books I've ever read. Even just the first few chapters were utterly BRILLIANT! I was getting more and more excited the more I read it!! It shows us clearly from Scripture what God's purpose is for the earth, and what our part is in bringing about that purpose. What is that purpose? "To restore the earth to His glory, and to use His Church, in obedience to the Cultural Mandate and the Great Commission (BOTH are key!), to achieve His goal. Thus, spirituality is to touch and ...more