It’s a first step to what he says will be a long-haul campaign—not only to repair the causes of poverty, but to regain the Church’s moral credibility to talk about poverty in a nation whose war ended in defeat.

Come to BreakPoint.org, and I’ll link you to my interview with Dr. Richards, as well as his book “Money, Greed, and God,” a perfect primer on why, when it comes to helping the poor, good intentions just aren’t enough.

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John Stonestreet, the host of The Point, a daily national radio program, provides thought-provoking commentaries on current events and life issues from a biblical worldview. John holds degrees from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (IL) and Bryan College (TN), and is the co-author of Making Sense of Your World: A Biblical Worldview.

Publication date: January 28, 2014