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Subversive Jesus

Subversive Jesus An Adventure in Justice, Mercy, and Faithfulness in a Broken World

By Craig Greenfield
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.65 Stars

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On 8/2 mbells wrote: Craig Greenfield tells the story of his journey, along with his family and friends, of learning to live a subversive life. Their journey takes them from the slums of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, to Vancouver's Downtown Eastside and back to Cambodia. It's a journey of learning to practice the type of lifestyle ... book review: subversive Jesus

mbells' Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/24 Kaitlyn wrote: This book is much needed in today's culture. Greenfield shares his story of how his life looks like serving - wherever he happens to be living at the moment. The different chapters look at different areas of life - like vocation - that may not actually be what we think they are. In other words, what ... Truthful and inspiring

Kaitlyn's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/13 Katie King wrote: Craig Greenfield’s Subversive Jesus is a fast-paced memoir interspersed with examinations of some of the teachings of Jesus. The story is one that is hard to put down and calls the reader to personal examination. How do I implement Jesus’ teachings in my own life? Greenfield takes the reader into ... Subversive Jesus: A Review

Katie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/9 My Two Cents' Worth wrote: Recently, I've been more stirred (bothered, challenged, what have you...) by the realization of how little we actually do to help the poor and needy. We read the Bible, we profess to love Jesus and strive to be like Him, but we fail in this vital area. In Subversive Jesus, an Adventure in Justice, ... Subversive Jesus, by Craig Greenfield

My Two Cents' Worth's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/2 Ryan Scott wrote: Disclaimer: I was given a free copy of this book for the purpose of review. My integrity is not for sale. Those who know me well are aware a free book isn't enough to assuage my cutting honesty. If I've failed to write a bad review, it has nothing to do with the source of the material and only with ... Subversive Jesus by Craig Greenfield

Ryan's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/26 shaunlee wrote: This books ranks among a very select few in my bookshelf - those which I regard to be 6 stars. Many books would focus on the theological necessity of justice and mercy ministries, and attempt to persuade the average educated, well-to-do (and relatively wealthy) Christian to action. But taking his wife ... I heartily recommend this book to all Christians

shaunlee's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/18 Miranda Miller wrote: Anyone who knows me, knows I love to read. I am an avid reader of Christian living books. Two years ago, these words would have never described me. I used to use the excuse of my head begins to hurt when I read when in reality, I didn’t have the time to read or so I thought. After re-arranging my schedule ... Reading is Good for your Soul

Miranda's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/18 Steven Ibbotson wrote: The subtitle, "an adventure in justice, mercy, and faithfulness in a broken world," describes well Craig Greenfield's Subversive Jesus (Zondervan, 2016). In eleven easy-to-read chapters each describing an aspect of the counter-cultural life Jesus modelled, Greenfield challenges the reader to consider ... Exceptional... but a bit dangerous

Steven's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/16 Jerry Hillyer wrote: I was almost immediately turned off by this book when one of the first things I saw was a quote by Shane Claiborne. I pressed on because that's the deal and eventually arrived at page 24-25. What I read on those two pages inspired me to press on further: From the time of the murder of every young boy ... Book Review: Subversive Jesus

Jerry's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/16 spencer cummins wrote: Subversive Jesus by Craig GreenfieldHave you ever considered what life would look like on the wrong side of the tracks?  In this new book, Subversive Jesus by Craig Greenfield, Craig calls his readers to peer into a life devoted to helping the messiest of people, from drug dealers to the impoverished, ... Subversive Jesus

spencer's Rating:

5 Stars