"Bob Ekblad is more like Jesus than most people I know How different the world will be when more of us share Christs life and heart in the same way. I say when, not if, because this book will hasten the transformation." --Marva J. Dawn, Teaching Fellow in Spiritual Theology, Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia, and author of Unfettered Hope: A Call to Faithful Living in an Affluent Society and Powers, Weakness, and the Tabernacling of God.
"Bob Ekblad has raised an ominously serious question what does the Bible say to the suffering down our street - across our town and city - and out in the fields where our supermarkets get our produce? The responses are both enlightening and challenging, and Ekblad has written a book to teach all of us about the Bible, faith and liberation, and the realities of our own social system." --Daniel L. Smith-Christopher, Professor of Old Testament, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, and author of A Biblical Theology of Exile.
I'm reading this book wondering why I've never heard of Bob Ekblad before. His insight is new and thoughtful and provocative. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Christi M
An interesting perspective -- God is on the side of those at the margins, and we should be too. Taken to extremes sometimes? Read morePublished 7 months ago by B. Hepp
This book won't appeal to all, especially the (only) Sunday Christians who want a sanitized faith walk. This is a gritty book. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Jim & Sally
This is a fine book that allows us to overhear conversations with those locked out of our presence. Trust is key in his understanding of the life of faith and he reads the bible,... Read morePublished on March 30, 2008 by Philip L. Rugejones
From one who has much experience in the third world and working with people behind bars comes this sharing of insights from people we don't often hear from. Read morePublished on March 8, 2007 by Mary Nelson