• Valentine's Day Gifts

The Poor Will Be Glad: Joining the Revolution to Lift the World Out of Poverty

Peter Greer, Phil Smith, Jeremy Cowart
The Poor Will Be Glad: Joining the Revolution to Lift the World Out of Poverty
Click and hover image to zoom

More Views

Add Your Review


This eminently practical book shows how ordinary people can help fight poverty around the world. Focusing on proven initiatives such as microfinance and employment-based solutions, the authors outline specific steps we can take in leading the charge against spiritual and phy... Read More

Available for Special Order. What does this mean? >

$19.99

Hardcover Jacketed
Item # 1250607


Need help ordering? Ask a question and we'll get back to you. Or call 1-888-319-0319

This eminently practical book shows how ordinary people can help fight poverty around the world. Focusing on proven initiatives such as microfinance and employment-based solutions, the authors outline specific steps we can take in leading the charge against spiritual and physical poverty. Also includes photographs by award-winning photographer Jeremy Cowart.

Description
A compelling call to carry God’s mercy and compassion to the hurting people of this world This practical book by two leading experts in the field of poverty reduction offers a clear plan to help ordinary Christians translate their compassion into thoughtful action. Authors Peter Greer and Phil Smith draw on their personal experiences to provide proven solutions for effectively reducing poverty. With photographs by Jeremy Cowart included throughout, The Poor Will Be Glad examines the pitfalls of traditional approaches and outlines a new model of economic development aimed at breaking the cycle of dependency.
 
Through microfinance and employment-based solutions, people who share God’s heart for the poor can reorient their efforts from giving handouts to offering a hand up, helping others provide for their families and regain their dignity. This book provides straightforward guidance for individuals and groups eager to carry God’s justice, mercy, and compassion to the hurting people in our world.


Page Count: 288

  • Product type: Book
  • Format: Hardcover Jacketed
  • Release Date: Oct 2, 2009
  • UPC: 9780310293590
  • Height: 1.03
  • Width: 6.52
  • Length: 8.78
  • Volumes/Discs: 0
  • Pages: 0
  • Language: English
  • Audience Age Maximum: 0
  • Audience Age Minimum: 0
  • BISAC: "REL012110"

Only registered users can write reviews. Please, log in or register


WHAT WE'RE ABOUT

“to look after orphans and widows in their distress...” James 1:27 NIV

Our heartbeat is to help orphans and widows in need, as our Father calls us to do.
And with every purchase you make, you’re making an amazing difference in their lives.

We are not for profit, and all for purpose
Loading... Loading...