Rubble to Resurrection brings together previously untold stories of the churches’ response in the earthquakes which struck the greater Christchurch region between September 2010 and December 2011 – one of the largest natural disasters in New Zealand history. How did the churches themselves fare? How did the ordinary folk in the pews reach out to their suffering neighbours? How can lessons from this experience be of beneﬁt in the future?
“So many times in the wake of suffering, the Christian Church - the body of Christ - faithfully responds with comfort and practical help. I saw that in person in Christchurch the year after the quake, and thank Melissa Parsons for honouring those who responded in the footsteps of the One for whom the city was named.” - Philip Yancey, Award-winning Christian writer, and author of “Where is God When It Hurts?”
These holistic lectures were first presented to a variety of recovery organizations and clinicians from diverse backgrounds. The emphasis is on recovery in its fullest sense - mental, physical, psychological and spiritual. To "heal" means to make whole, in contrast to "treating," which is limited and short-sighted. The author draws from a diverse…
How to download book
Buy this book
You can buy this book now only for $7.99. This is the lowest price for this book.
Download book free
If you want to download this book for free, please register, approve your account and get one book for free.
After that you may download book «Rubble to Resurrection»: