9781561012237

Get Up Off Your Knees: Preaching the U2 Catalog

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    9781561012237

  • ISBN10:

    1561012238

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2003-11-01
  • Publisher: Natl Book Network
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Summary

A thoughtful and provocative collection of sermons by a group of preachers from across the international church spectrum who have been moved to theological reflection on the art and work of U2.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements ix
Foreword by Eugene H. Peterson xi
Introduction by Raewynne J. Whiteley and Beth Maynard xv
Part 1: october/new year's day by Sarah Dylan Breuer 1(26)
There's a heaviness in the air... by Raewynne J. Whiteley
3(6)
To See What You See: On Liturgy & Learning & Life by Steven Garber
9(6)
Not Afraid to Die, Not Afraid to Live by Henry VanderSpek
15(8)
Temples of an Incarnate God by David Friedrich
23(4)
Part 2: until the end of the world by Sarah Dylan Breuer 27(26)
The Psalms, the Blues, and the Telling of Truth by Jamie Howison
31(6)
Wake Up Dead Man: Singing the Psalms of Lament by Brian J. Walsh
37(6)
Deliverance Where the Streets Have No Name by Stephen Butler Murray
43(6)
Bridging the Betweens by Raewynne J. Whiteley
49(4)
Part 3: staring at the sun by Sarah Dylan Breuer 53(30)
Reconcilers in a Violent World by Jay R. Lawlor
55(6)
Grace: U2, the Apostle Paul, and Latin American Theology by Clint McCann
61(8)
Living the Question: Privilege, Poverty, and Faith by Jennifer M. McBride
69(6)
Walk On: Biblical Hope and U2 by Brian J. Walsh
75(8)
Part 4: desire by Sarah Dylan Breuer 83(26)
Pressing On with U2 and Paul by Steve Stockman
85(6)
Beyond Prosperity by Jamie Parsley
91(4)
Finding The Way To The Playboy Mansion by Derek Walmsley
95(4)
Wandering Sheep by Darleen Pryds
99(4)
If We Were More Like Thomas by Beth Maynard
103(6)
Part 5: elevation by Sarah Dylan Breuer 109(22)
The Coming of Love by Julie Bogart
111(4)
A Wedding Sermon for Nathan and Sandie by Steven Garber
115(6)
The Voice You Find May Be Your Own by Anna Carter Florence
121(6)
Love's Dim Reflection by Shawnthea Monroe-Mueller
127(4)
Part 6: fire by Sarah Dylan Breuer 131(26)
Lent, Part One by Beth Maynard
133(6)
Grace the Beauty-Maker by Wade Hodges
139(6)
Dying to Live by Leslie J. Reinke
145(4)
A Turning Point by Amy Lincoln
149(4)
An Army of One by Mike Kinman
153(4)
Appendices
A: "Woo me, sister; move me, brother!" What does Pop Culture Have to Do with Preaching? by Raevvynne J. Whiteley
157(10)
B: A Brief History of U2 for Novices by Beth Maynard
167(10)
C: Pursuing God with U2: An Adult Study by Beth Maynard
177(28)
Contributors 205

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