Emancipating the World: A Christian Response to Radical Islam and Fundamentalist Atheism  -     By: Darrow Miller
Buy Item $16.19 Retail: $17.99 Save 10% ($1.80) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Emancipating the World: A Christian Response to Radical Islam and Fundamentalist Atheism

YWAM Publishing / 2012 / Paperback

$16.19 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $17.99
|
Save 10% ($1.80)
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
CBD Stock No: WW222143

Current Promotions
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.
  • Other Formats (2)
Other Formats (2)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $13.99
    Retail: $17.99
    Add To Cart
    $13.99
  2. Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    $16.19
    Retail: $17.99
    Add To Cart
    $16.19

Product Description

Christians today are engaged in a dual conflict, ultimately spiritual in nature, whose outcome will determine the shape of our societies in this century. In the West, fundamentalist atheism has replaced a biblical framework with moral relativism. From the East, radical Islam is waging jihad against the materialistic West. How should Christians respond?Darrow Miller challenges us to rethink and restore the church's mission -- the Great Commission -- amid these profound conflicts. We are to immerse the nations in kingdom culture, anticipating the consummation of Christ's reign, when all nations will bring the glories of their culture into the kingdom of God. We are to battle tyranny with love and service and battle lies with truth, goodness, and beauty. The great challenges of our age present an even greater opportunity: emancipating the world through Christ.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 264
Vendor: YWAM Publishing
Publication Date: 2012
Dimensions: 9.0 X 6.0 X .75 (inches)
ISBN: 1576587169
ISBN-13: 9781576587164
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Related Products

  1. The Cross in the Shadow of the Crescent: An Informed Response to Islam's War with Christianity
    The Cross in the Shadow of the Crescent: An Informed Response to Islam's War with Christianity
    Erwin W. Lutzer, Steve Miller
    Harvest House Publishers / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 10 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW951326
  2. What Jesus Started: Joining the Movement, Changing the World
    What Jesus Started: Joining the Movement, Changing the World
    Steve Addison
    InterVarsity Press / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $10.99 Retail: $15.00 Save 27% ($4.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW836598
  3. Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God
    Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God
    J.I. Packer
    InterVarsity Press / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $10.99 Retail: $15.00 Save 27% ($4.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW837991
  4. Missional God, Missional Church: Hope for Re-Evangelizing the West
    Missional God, Missional Church: Hope for Re-Evangelizing the West
    Ross Hastings
    IVP Academic / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $17.99 Retail: $24.00 Save 25% ($6.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW839551

Publisher's Description

Christians today are engaged in a dual conflict, ultimately spiritual in nature, whose outcome will determine the shape of our societies in this century. In the West, fundamentalist atheism has replaced a biblical framework with moral relativism. From the East, radical Islam is waging jihad against the materialistic West. How should Christians respond?

Darrow Miller challenges us to rethink and restore the church's mission -- the Great Commission -- amid these profound conflicts. We are to immerse the nations in kingdom culture, anticipating the consummation of Christ's reign, when all nations will bring the glories of their culture into the kingdom of God. We are to battle tyranny with love and service and battle lies with truth, goodness, and beauty. The great challenges of our age present an even greater opportunity: emancipating the world through Christ.

ChristianBookPreviews.com

In Emancipating the World, Darrow Miller discusses Radical Islam and Fundamentalist Atheism. Miller addresses the problems that both are causing within Muslim and Western cultures. He also talks about the ideological wars raging for the soul of Islam and the soul of Western civilization. The reason Miller wrote this book was because, "for nations to remain free, the lessons of freedom must be passed on to our children and grandchildren." His thesis is that Judeo-Christian theism is the only worldview that "produces truly free societies."


Miller has two main points in the main theme and one section of final exhortation. These discuss the effects of Radical Islam and Fundamentalist Atheism, and then the exhortation focuses on the Great Commission. Miller's writing style is slightly academic, but easy to read nevertheless. He has a gift for putting an excellent point into just one sentence. The structure is based on the two main points and the final exhortation with clear paragraphs and bold section subheadings.


The first point Miller makes is that Radical Islam has created a culture of death. He supports this point by saying that "the widespread practice of suicide bombing reveals that jihadists hate moderate Muslims, Israel, and the West more than they love life." Secondly, he points out that the ethics of Fundamentalist Atheism "unleashes a person to do what feels good without any constraints." Proverbs 8:36, which reads “those who fail to find me harm themselves; all those who hate me love death,” relates to both these first points. With the exhortation, Miller emphasizes that we are "to live a life that baptizes." We are to impact the world around us by the way we live. He supports this by showing how Judeo-Christian theism creates free societies while the other two main worldviews bring destruction.

Emancipating the World is well written and filled with real-life examples and pertinent key arguments. The book is content heavy, and that slows the reading a bit. A weakness is that Miller doesn’t use Bible verses often. He uses some, but he could have used many others in support of his claims. The book's strengths come from Miller's knowledge of the subject, his logical presentations, and his direct style of writing. This book would be enjoyed by anyone with an interest in politics and world events, as well as those with mission-focused interests. - Joshua A. Spotts, www.ChristianBookPreviews.com

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus: A Devout Muslim  Encounters Christianity
    Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus: A Devout Muslim Encounters Christianity
    Nabeel Qureshi
    Zondervan / 2014 / Trade Paperback
    $9.99 Retail: $16.99 Save 41% ($7.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 63 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW515020
    Video
  2. The Robe: Special Edition DVD
    The Robe: Special Edition DVD
    20th Century Fox / DVD
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW584261
  3. Miracles: What They Are, Why They Happen, and How They Can Change Your Life
    Miracles: What They Are, Why They Happen, and How They Can Change Your Life
    Eric Metaxas
    Dutton Adult / 2014 / Hardcover
    $17.99 Retail: $27.95 Save 36% ($9.96)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW954422
    Video
  4. Olive Wood Nativity Ornament with Flight Into Egypt
    Olive Wood Nativity Ornament with Flight Into Egypt
    Holyland Imports / 2013 / Gift
    $4.99 Retail: $9.95 Save 50% ($4.96)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW8766513

Availability

Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search