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Dear Readers of Preaching Peace,
Thank you for using Preaching Peace. I know from your e-mails how much our work has meant to you. Your communications indicate the astounding number of times we have helped your preaching and teaching by showing people how to read the Bible and know the God of radical love from a perspective that engages the whole Christian tradition, is peacemaking in its orientation, and makes sense of our contemporary world. Our recent trip to Australia, New Zealand and the UK where we spoke to over 4,000 people was one unending litany of enlightenment and gratitude.
We are energetically moving forward with this peace message for our next fiscal year. Immediate plans include:
Speaking at Q and A sessions for the premier of Hellbound? The Movie in east coast theaters, followed by similar events on college campuses. Three new book projects related to the gospel, peacemaking and the contemporary church. New video releases of peacemaking Christian education curricula to be circulated on our website, YouTube and Facebook. Monthly Webinars for clergy and church leaders both here and around the world featuring speakers who will help them take further steps toward teaching their congregants about radical discipleship and peacemaking.
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In the Peace of Jesus,
These are exciting and challenging times for Preaching Peace. They are exciting because a growing number of people like you are eager to learn more about the peace perspective by which Jesus interpreted God and lived out his faith.
We want the doors of Preaching Peace to stay open, the production of adult DVD curriculum to advance, the books to be completed for publication, seminars going on in local communities, and the commentaries to keep flowing.
With your help this will be possible. For the work we continue to do for you, for the mission to continue to reach those in the church who are longing to hear about Jesus’ vision of peace, will you please give today? Any amount will be greatly appreciated!
We give you our sincere thanks in advance and wish you the Peace of our Lord in all your endeavors.