dwight’s top 10 – books of 2009


I realize this may be just a bit early but here is my list of 2009 titles that gave me pause to think, delight and wonder.

In no particular order:

1. Peter Rollins’ The Orthodox Heretic and other impossible Tales

2. Graham Ward’s The Politics of Discipleship: Becoming Postmaterial Citizens

3. John Franke’s Manifold Witness: The Plurailty of Truth

4. Samir Selmanovic’s It’s Really All About God: Reflections of a Muslim Atheist Jewish Christian

5. Peter Heltzel’s Jesus & Justice: Evangelicals, Race & American Politics

6. Otto Scharmer’s Theory U: Leading from the Future as It Emerges

7. Nicholas Kristof  &  Sheryl WuDunn’s Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

8. Chris Hedges’ Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle

9. Soong-Chan Rah’s The Next Evangelicalism: Freeing the Church from Western Cultural Captivity

10. Merold Westphal‘s Whose Community? Which Interpretation?: Philosophical Hermeneutics for the Church

Bonus Picks:

2008, 2007, 2006

Peace, dwight

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