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A Christian Response to Iraq and ISIS (Islamic State) How can Christians respond well to the horrific events of the day such as the Islamic State in Iraq? Karina Kreminski offers four ideas based on the ethic of Jesus in this article. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Karina Kreminski Intolerable Cruelty: Still Not Satisfied A clip from Intolerable Cruelty dealing with the problem of dissatisfaction after winning a huge divorce settlement. Resource type: Audio/Video | Source: WingClips Intolerable Cruelty: I'll Take The Case In this clip from Intolerable Cruelty, divorce attorney, Miles Massey (George Clooney), misconstrues the facts to support his client’s case, perhaps providing mature sermon illustration material about perspective, dishonesty, and business. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: WingClips | Author: WingClips Remembrance Day Prayer A prayer of confession and commitment suitable for use on Remembrance Day. In this prayer grandstand atrocities are remembered but these things are not to make us blind to the cruelties that we commit. Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: Re-Worship | Author: Carol Penner Holy Innocents The Holy Innocents silently remind us of another reality where tyranny does not reign and of a King who rules by love and whose kingdom cannot be defeated by cruelty. A devotional on Matthew 2:13-18. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: ePriest Facemashing Christianity Carol Howard Merritt shares her experience of the Christian "Facemash," a social media site comparing pastors and church celebrities, and its cruelty in this blog entry. Resource type: Article | Source: Day1 | Author: Carol Howard Merritt Intolerable Cruelty: Love Is Good A clip from Intolerable Cruelty, a movie about divorce and longing. Miles, the leading man, gives an impromptu speech on the power and beauty of love. Resource type: Audio/Video | Source: WingClips Love's Broad Concerns I Corinthians 13 presents a blueprint for teaching children the meaning of love and preparing them for a world full of violence, cruelty, death, and suffering. Resource type: Article | Source: The CRC Network | Author: Louis M. Tamminga Prophecy of Oded Oded prophecies against the Samarian hosts for their cruelty. Old men, women, and children walk in chains before the army. Engraved by Bauvais from the design of Bernard Picart (1673-1733) Resource type: Image | Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive Full Text Hymns on Cruelty Whatever story of their crueltyPD
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“The Good War” The virtues are like organs in a body; interdependent. Compassion without courage ceases under pressure, and compassion without justice is wasted. Justice without mercy becomes cruelty. Resource type: Book Quote | Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching | Author: Peter John Kreeft The Sins of Oppression and Cruelty William Wilberforce's quote notes the emphasis on justice in scripture, illustrating Ezekiel 16:49 and Amos 2:6-7. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: William Wilberforce Kofi Annan Faces Evil A sermon illustration that grapples with the presence of evil in the world and the cruelty of people toward each other. It includes quotes from United Nations leader Kofi Annan, who travels to places experiencing violence.... Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Joshua Cooper Ramo Re-enchantment, the Incarnation and Sacred Spaces in the Neighborhood Karina Kreminski writes about the need to re-enchant public space and transform imagination and behavior, using themes of Christ’s incarnation and Philip Sheldrake’s book, as particular places (such as a rape site) are re-claimed. Resource type: Article | Source: Missio Alliance | Author: Karina Kreminski Perfectionism Gone Awry ... can become a vice. Prudence creates niggardliness; honesty, cruelty; self-respect, vainglory; knowledge, condescension; justice, heartlessness; temperance, aridity ... Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: F. Forrester Church Cruelty in Hospital Discharge Sparks Outrage A story of cruel treatment of a vulnerable person can be used to illustrate Jesus' teaching about caring for needy persons (Matthew 25:31-46). Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Jelani Greenidge
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