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Human(Kind)

How Reclaiming Human Worth and Embracing Radical Kindness Will Bring Us Back Together

Ashlee Eiland

About Human(Kind)

From a talented storyteller, peacemaker, and advocate comes a powerful invitation to bridge the canyons of difference and disunity that exist all around us.

In Human(Kind), Ashlee Eiland shares her compelling story of being a black woman living on two sides of the fence: as the token black girl in majority-white spaces, and as the "whitewashed" black girl in majority black spaces. As she discovers her own unique worth through these recollections, Ashlee learns that extending radical kindness toward every person--regardless of their social status, political views, or religious beliefs--gives us hope and rekindles our common humanity.

With grace and humility, Ashlee invites you to chart your own formative journey and recognize your inherent value, cultivating empathy so you can see the image of God in your most difficult neighbors.

About Ashlee Eiland

Ashlee Eiland works as midweek director at Willow Creek Community Church, one of the largest and most prominent churches in the country. In addition to speaking at conferences, colleges, and events around the country, she teaches regularly at Willow's midweek service and their Sunday night neo-liturgical gathering, The Practice. Ashlee earned a BA in international relations from the University of Southern California, completed her master's in organizational leadership at Judson University, and is currently pursuing her certification as a spiritual director with Moody Bible Institute. She blogs regularly and has contributed articles to Relevant magazine. Ashlee and her husband, Delwin, have three children and live in Chicago.

Product Details

224 pages | Published by WaterBrook

On Sale Date: Apr 7, 2020

Trim Size: 5-3/16 x 8

Carton Quantity: 24