Learning Our Names: Asian American Christians on Identity, Relationships, and Vocation (Paperback)

Learning Our Names: Asian American Christians on Identity, Relationships, and Vocation By Sabrina S. Chan, Linson Daniel, E. David de Leon Cover Image

Learning Our Names: Asian American Christians on Identity, Relationships, and Vocation (Paperback)

$20.00


Not On Our Shelves—Ships in 1-5 Days

What's your name?

Asian Americans know the pain of being called names that deny our humanity. We may toggle back and forth between different names as a survival strategy. But it's a challenge to discern what names reflect our true identities as Asian Americans and as Christians. In an era when Asians face ongoing discrimination and marginalization, it can be hard to live into God's calling for our lives.

Asian American Christians need to hear and own our diverse stories beyond the cultural expectations of the model minority or perpetual foreigner. A team from East Asian, Southeast Asian, and South Asian backgrounds explores what it means to learn our names and be seen by God. They encourage us to know our history, telling diverse stories of the Asian diaspora in America who have been shaped and misshaped by migration, culture, and faith. As we live in the multiple tensions of being Asian American Christians, we can discover who we are and what God may have in store for us and our communities.

Product Details ISBN: 9780830847747
ISBN-10: 083084774X
Publisher: IVP
Publication Date: August 30th, 2022
Pages: 240
Language: English