Understanding Jesus in the 21st Century
Order Now! In stock February 16, 2021
For 45 years, Michel Dent served as a pastor in The United Methodist Church. In congregations in Texas and Colorado, large and small, rural, urban, and suburban, new and old, he preached over 2,000 messages in the Unites States and overseas, sharing the timeless and timely words of God in wisdom tales to serve the current era.
In his latest book, Understanding Jesus in the 21st Century, Dr. Dent calls readers to study, pray, seek, and claim the Holy One of God as Lord of life. He doesn’t shy away from “controversial” issues as he discusses topics on the minds of many Christians who approach a “post-pandemic” world with both hope and uncertainty.
His topics include:
Jesus and Racism
Jesus and Politics: I have a candidate
Jesus and Politics: How Faithful People Can Change Politics
Jesus and Politics: Looking for Transformational Leaders
Jesus and Jews
Jesus and Other Religions
Jesus and Sexuality
Jesus the Refugee
Jesus and the Most Interesting Man in the World
Jesus and Sports
Jesus and Christopher Columbus
Jesus and Willie Nelson
Jesus and Osama bin Laden
Jesus and Contentment
Jesus and Faith in a Pandemic World
Jesus and Thanksgiving
Jesus and Pets
Written with both individual readers and small groups in mind, Understanding Jesus in the 21st Century is sure to create conversation and soul-searching.