The End of Hunger: Renewed Hope for Feeding the World

Jesus’ command is clear: we are called to feed all of God’s children. But is that possible? Twenty-five years ago, 23.3 percent of the world’s population lived in hunger. Today, that number has dropped to 12.9 percentgiving rise to the renewed hope that what once seemed unthinkable is now within reach. The challenges are great, but the fight to eliminate malnutrition and hunger is one we can win. The End of Hunger brings together activists, politicians, scientists, pastors, theologians, and artists on this urgent topic. Here is a comprehensive picture of the current situationthe latest facts and figures are presented alongside compelling stories, both from those engaged in the fight against hunger and from the hungry themselves. Here too are clear steps for action by individuals, families, churches, and communities. This book is designed to inform and inspire you to get involved in the gospel work of eradicating global malnutrition and feeding the hungry. It is Jesus’ commandand together, with God’s help, we can do it. Contributors include

Chef Rick Bayless
David Beasley
The Rev. David Beckmann
Congressman Diane Black
Tony Campolo, PhD
Senator Bob Corker
Jeremy K. Everett
Cathleen Falsani
Kimberly Flowers
Senator William H. Frist, MD
Helene Gayle, MD
Amy Grant
Ambassador Tony P. Hall
Rudo Kwaramba-Kayombo
Nikole Lim
Jonathan Martin
Mike McHargue
Angel F. Mendez Montoya, PhD
Will Moore
Samuel Rodriguez
Jeffrey Sachs, PhD
Gabe Salguero
Mark K. Shriver
Ron Sider
Rachel Marie Stone
Steve Taylor and Family
Roger Thurow
Elizabeth Uriyo and Christopher Delvaill
Kimberly Williams and Brad Paisley

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Jesus’ command is clear: we are called to feed all of God’s children. But is that possible? Twenty-five years ago, 23.3 percent of the world’s population lived in hunger. Today, that number has dropped to 12.9 percent—giving rise to the renewed hope that what once seemed unthinkable is now within reach. The challenges are great, but the fight to eliminate malnutrition and hunger is one we can win. The End of Hunger brings together activists, politicians, scientists, pastors, theologians, and artists on this urgent topic. Here is a comprehensive picture of the current situation—the latest facts and figures are presented alongside compelling stories, both from those engaged in the fight against hunger and from the hungry themselves. Here too are clear steps for action by individuals, families, churches, and communities. This book is designed to inform and inspire you to get involved in the gospel work of eradicating global malnutrition and feeding the hungry. It is Jesus’ command—and together, with God’s help, we can do it. Contributors include

  • Chef Rick Bayless
  • David Beasley
  • The Rev. David Beckmann
  • Congressman Diane Black
  • Tony Campolo, PhD
  • Senator Bob Corker
  • Jeremy K. Everett
  • Cathleen Falsani
  • Kimberly Flowers
  • Senator William H. Frist, MD
  • Helene Gayle, MD
  • Amy Grant
  • Ambassador Tony P. Hall
  • Rudo Kwaramba-Kayombo
  • Nikole Lim
  • Jonathan Martin
  • Mike McHargue
  • Angel F. Mendez Montoya, PhD
  • Will Moore
  • Samuel Rodriguez
  • Jeffrey Sachs, PhD
  • Gabe Salguero
  • Mark K. Shriver
  • Ron Sider
  • Rachel Marie Stone
  • Steve Taylor and Family
  • Roger Thurow
  • Elizabeth Uriyo and Christopher Delvaill
  • Kimberly Williams and Brad Paisley
Title: The End of Hunger Renewed Hope for Feeding the World
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ISBN: 0830845712,9780830845712
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
Genre: Social Science / Agriculture & Food
Date Published:
Pages: 280
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