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November 14, 2022




Beating Guns: Making Violence ExtinctMike Martin
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The Book:

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"We say it's both. We have a gun problem, and we have a heart problem." (p.34)

"Our imaginations work with the tools we have." (P.261)


About Mike Martin

Michael Martin is a Mennonite pastor, and founder and executive director of RAWtools Inc. a ministry that turns guns into garden tools (and other lovely things). They are engaged with resourcing communities with nonviolent confrontation skills in an effort to turn stories of violence into stories of creation. RAWtools has been featured in the New York Times and on Inside Edition and NPR. Mike is also the co-author (along with Shane Claiborne) of Beating Guns: Hope for People Who Are Weary of Violence.

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