Acting on Faith
Stories of Courage, Activism, and Hope Across Religions
Diane Faires Beadle
Different faiths, shared hopes. Are we more alike than we know? In these first-person stories from diverse voices of faith, hear from people whose faith leads them to seek justice and work for love amidst our world’s violence and divisions. Gain a deeper understanding of the diverse beliefs practiced by your neighbors and our shared hopes for building a better world. Reflection questions with each chapter make this book perfect for small group study or read as a private devotional. Acting on Faith inspires hope and encourages personal action through concrete examples of faithfulness, justice, and love from those on the front lines of activism and advocacy. A portion of the proceeds from this book will be donated to Habitat for Humanity of Wake County’s Interfaith Build.
Diane Faires Beadle is the senior pastor of St. Paul’s Christian Church in Raleigh, North Carolina. Jamie Lynn Haskins is the Chaplain for Spiritual Life at the University of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia.