The balance is very clear in this book.
Tim Keller does a great job laying out the biblical basis and practical insights for mercy ministries that's misunderstood and neglected in many evangelical churches.
In order to make Christ known let alone know Christ intimately oneself, compassion, as this book conclusively shows, is prerequisite.
Already a fan of Time Keller's work, Ministries of Mercy is a book I re-read once a year. If I had to keep ten books, this would be one of them.Published 1 month ago by S. Sides
I preached on this subject a few months back. Just recently, I discovered and ordered this book. Great read! Very much needed for the Body of Christ.Published 20 months ago by Dr. Draper S. Wright
This is an overview of the parameters of Mercy and how we are to be an ambassador of Christ. It is a good litmus test for Christinas and Tim Keller wows you with revelation and... Read morePublished 20 months ago by John F. Mcnamara
What a wonderful read! I am using it as a tool for my deacon class. I would read it even without the class. A true blessing.Published 23 months ago by O. C. Lewis
Pastor Tim Keller has combined his experience with mercy ministries New York, his ability to communicate, and sound biblical teaching to produce an essential guide for churches who... Read morePublished on September 1, 2012 by Tim Lubinus
I read this book and Generous Justice: How God's Grace Makes Us Just back-to-back, even though they were written 14 years apart. Read morePublished on May 24, 2012 by John Gardner
This book will inspire you to do more. A forgotten part of missions is emphasized, our need to reach out to the down trodden. Read morePublished on July 7, 2011 by Harvey Phoenix