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Embracing creation : God's forgotten mission / John Mark Hicks, Bobby Valentine, & Mark Wilson.

Hicks, John Mark, (author.).
Book Book ([2016])
Description: 217 pages ; 22 cm
Publisher: Abilene : Leafwood Publishers, an imprint of Abilene Christian University Press, [2016]
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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Gordon College Stack Level 1 BT 695 .H53 2016 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780891123361
  • ISBN: 0891123369
  • Edition: 1st [edition].
Contents: An invitation to hear the story -- What will happen to God's creation? the nature of Christian hope -- The biblical narrative -- A cathedral of praise: God, creation, and human vocation -- "Praise Him, sun and moon:" creation and its praise of God in Psalms -- Wisdom and creation: delight in beauty, agony in chaos -- Dreams of Eden: death and resurrection in the prophets -- The Christ event, creation, and new creation -- God's Shofar: the jubilee mission of Jesus -- Gospel of promise: resurrected Lord, resurrected people, and the resurrected world -- Our inheritance: new heaven and new earth -- Living the narrative -- Resurrection: living God's new creation -- Creation, new creation, and the sacraments: baptism, Lord's Supper, and assembly -- The most ancient order: proper stewardship of God's creation -- Exemplary creation stewardship -- God's restoration movement: revisioning the restoration plea -- Curiosities, supposed counter-texts, and Stone-Campbell history.
Citation: Hicks, John Mark. "Embracing creation : God's forgotten mission." Abilene : Leafwood Publishers, an imprint of Abilene Christian University Press, 2016.

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