Onward Resources Fall 2020

Onward Fall 2020 – Reimagine Hospitality



Longing for Revival: From Holy Discontent to Breakthrough Faith

By James Choung and Ryan Pfeiffe

Our desire as Christians to become as hospitable as Jesus was is rooted in a desire to cooperate in God’s restoration of all things, to see revival. In this book, Choung – one of our Triennial speakers – and Pfeiffer explore the realities that revival begins with God but is lived out through us being the people of God.

The Gospel Comes with a House Key: Practicing Radically Ordinary Hospitality in Our Post-Christian World

By Rosario Butterfield

What did God use to draw a radical, committed unbeliever to himself? Did God take her to an evangelistic rally? Or, since she had her doctorate in literature, did he use something in print? No, God used an invitation to dinner in a modest home from a humble couple who lived out the Gospel daily, simply, and authentically.

A Theology of the Ordinary

By Julie Canlis

After returning to America from seventeen years abroad, Julie Canlis – a speaker at the 2021 Triennial – was struck by the emphasis within Christian circles on being “extraordinary” for God. But what about the goodness (and challenge) of living our “normal” lives for God? This is a brief theological meditation on ordinary life as the only place where faith can be lived.

The Art of Neighboring: Building Genuine Relationships Right outside Your Door

By Jay Pathak and Dave Runyon

What would happen if every follower of Jesus took seriously Jesus’s words to love God with their heart, soul, and mind and to love their neighbor as themselves?




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