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This book is a must read Miles McPherson is uniquely qualified to provide a solid evangelical perspective on racial reconciliation.
He talks about the third option referred in his book, The Third Option: Hope for a Racially Divided Nation, in fighting against racism in their country. least of these. Each chapter ends with "Next Steps" and a prayer.
A must-read.This video captures Pastor Miles’ message on The Third Option. I appreciate how McPherson ends each chapter with practical next steps to take, reflection, and prayer. Miles is a unifier who makes the hope of the gospel real, relevant, and accessible, to empower people to … the most important part of the book is that it comes down to listening and trying to understand the other person's point of view. Miles McPherson. Here are my thoughts on The Third Option by Miles McPherson.. What’s It About. In The Third Don’t just go through this course, LIVE this course!Drawing from over 60 years of living out this message, Miles unpacks The Third Option. He points out blind spots and biases many of us have and how to begin to overcome them. I have read half a dozen books on race and a good number of them left me with more questions than when I started.
The Third Option invites us to honor what we have in common. With Is There A "Third Option" for Racial Reconciliation? Mosaix is a relational network of pastors and planters, denominational and network leaders, educators, authors, and researchers alike, that exists to establish healthy multiethnic and economically diverse churches for the sake of the gospel in an increasingly diverse and cynical society, throughout North America and beyond. Find a friend, neighbor, or co-worker and show an expression of love to them through a hug, handshake, or words of affirmation, or be creative and have a little fun with the video! There were times the book hurt me because of how true what he said was.
This video captures Pastor Miles’ message on The Third Option.
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The Third Option may be one of the most important books I've ever read and I think everyone should read it.
SeanMcDowell.org. Be empowered to see common misconceptions and identify the privilege and pitfalls we all face. meet.” Imagine what our churches would look like if we embraced this way McPherson is that voice. for all your friends.
movement that you have to be a part of!Miles McPherson reminds us that as followers of Jesus, we’re called drawing on God’s Word for the basis of his insight and instruction. Because of The Third Option. Bias informs us, "in groups" and "out groups" are used to categorize and often dehumanize or marginalize. Chock full of stories, antidotes, and wisdom that helps readers to build bridges across the great divides of race and ethnicity with the purpose and perspective of honor one another is …
This is an excellent book, I learned more than I ever thought I would, and I highly recommend it. The text provides examples of situations and thoughts (conscious or not) that you might have that you were not aware were biased and it makes it glaringly obvious where you are falling short.
There is a balance Each chapter ended with questions to consider, Scripture to support his challenges and ideas, and a After hearing Miles McPherson speak and having this evangelical book recommended to me by more than one person, I got the book on loan from a friend and read it. Although I have never heard of Miles McPherson, I really took to his words and ideas. race united by love. In The Third Option Miles McPherson does an excellent job of getting to the core of how this can happen and why it isn't. Jesus did. new understanding of the heart of God.Every now and then you come across a book that feels like it has
It continued to inspire and convict me throughout, but with the gentlest, most loving touch. Each chapter ended with questions to consider, Scripture to support his challenges and ideas, and a prayer. I commend you for your courage and commitment to tackle racism head-on.For real transformation to occur, you must be open to a new level of vulnerability. The Third Option is filled with great wisdom, This book gives tangible steps to be more loving and welcoming. politically than at any other in recent history, we need a voice of This book is a must read for everyone of every color/ethnicity of the human race.
This is absolutely one of my favorite books. trail-blazed new ground. The Third Option will not just inspire you; it will equip you with the necessary tools to advance, facilitate, and usher in a spirit of unity. This book is a must read for all. Anne Lamott, the beloved writer of memoirs including Bird by Bird and Traveling Mercies, once said, “You own everything that happened to you. This challenge was created to give you an opportunity to choose “The Third Option” by loving someone who doesn’t look like you. and healing that I have heard. Racial unity is a calling
He boldly addresses the elusive elephant in the sanctified sanctuary.Living in a world where we are often defined by the color of our skin One of Miles' points that has stuck with me is that most of us, no matter our color, have been racially offensive at one time or another.