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The Spiritual Danger of Doing Good - eBook [ePub]

  • By Peter Greer
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Most Christians today are interested in more than just preaching the gospel with words; they also want to serve others. But what happens when Christian service and social justice lead to burnout, pride, or worse? Peter Greer gives a firsthand account of how this can happen, leaning on his experiences as CEO of HOPE International, a large Christian nonprofit that serves those in need by helping them help themselves. Greer uses stories from his own life and others in ministry to help readers protect themselves from disillusionment and other dangers. He uses the Pharisees as a symbol of how something that starts off with the noblest of intentions can go off the tracks, and how to get it back on again. This book serves as a compassionate warning to everyone who works in ministry or charitable nonprofits, from CEOs to weekend volunteers.
"The Spiritual Danger of Doing Good" will include end-of-chapter questions for personal reflection or group discussion.

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    Product Specs
    • SKU: 9781441261588
    • ISBN 13: 9781441261588
    • Publication Date: 08/01/2013
    • Format: Electronic Media
    • Author: Peter Greer
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