Slides for Creation-Fall-Redemption

Bryant myers in walking with the poor page 86 tuesday

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Unformatted text preview: N SELF OTHERS Poverty of Community Tuesday, February 4, 14 GOD Poverty of Being People deny God’s existence or act as though He is irrelevant Poverty of Stewardship REST OF CREATION SELF OTHERS Poverty of Community Tuesday, February 4, 14 GOD People deny God’s existence or act as though He is irrelevant Poverty of Being Workaholics REST OF CREATION SELF OTHERS Poverty of Community Tuesday, February 4, 14 GOD People deny God’s existence or act as though He is irrelevant Poverty of Being Workaholics REST OF CREATION SELF OTHERS Self-Centeredness Tuesday, February 4, 14 GOD People deny God’s existence or act as though He is irrelevant Pride or god-complexes Workaholics REST OF CREATION SELF OTHERS Self-Centeredness Tuesday, February 4, 14 GOD THE ILLS OF MAINSTREAM N. AMERICAN SOCIETY People deny God’s existence or act as though He is irrelevant Pride or god-complexes Workaholics REST OF CREATION SELF OTHERS Self-Centeredness Tuesday, February 4, 14 GOD THE ILLS OF MAINSTREAM N. AMERICAN SOCIETY People deny God’s existence or act as though He is irrelevant Pride or god-complexes Workaholics REST OF CREATION SELF OTHERS Self-Centeredness Tuesday, February 4, 14 WHO ARE THE POOR? Tuesday, February 4, 14 WE ARE THE POOR Tuesday, February 4, 14 WE ARE THE POOR Until we embrace this, our attempts to help the “materially poor” are likely to hurt them and ourselves. Tuesday, February 4, 14 Tuesday, February 4, 14 People Worship Spirits or False gods Marred Identity Inter-tribal Conflict Failure to take Dominion GOD SELF OTHERS REST OF CREATION People deny God’s existence or act as though He is irrelevant Pride; God complexes Self-centeredness Workaholics Tuesday, February 4, 14 FUNDAMENTAL EQUATION FOR HURTING WHEN HELPING Tuesday, February 4, 14 Material Definition of Poverty + God-Complexes of Materially Non-Poor + Inferiority Feelings of the Materially Poor = HARM TO MATERIALLY POOR AND NON-POOR Tuesday, February 4, 14 WHAT’S THE FIRST STEP IN POVERTY ALLEVIATION? Tuesday, February 4, 14 CONSIDER REPENTANCE AS A GOOD CANDIDATE. Tuesday, February 4, 14 Tuesday, February 4, 14 REPENTANCE of our pride/god-complexes Tuesday, February 4, 14 REPENTANCE of our pride/god-comple...
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