Published August 30, 2004
by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge .
Written in English
|Contributions||Michael Eastman (Editor), Steve Latham (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||149|
Planting and Growing Urban Churches traces the challenging but rewarding process of church planting in the city from initial stages to establishment-from dream to reality. About the Author Harvie M. Conn is professor of missions at Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, where he Cited by: 5. In this book Harvie M. Conn and Manuel Ortiz address the vital work of the urban church as they trace the history of the city around the world, examine the biblical basis for urban mission, unpack the multifaceted identity of the city and discuss particular issues and needs of urban leadership. Now in paperback! A fascinating and oftentimes mind-bending account of how penny-a-word sci-fi writer L. Ron Hubbard doggedly pursued the “religion angle” in his quest to create the worldwide Church of Scientology. Urban (Religious Studies/Ohio State Univ.) makes it clear from the outset that he could have written a lot more about Scientology than he has. Urban Church, Mosman Park, Western Australia, Australia. 1, likes 64 talking about this were here. We are a vibrant and family oriented community that is Kingdom minded and Presence /5(22).
The 20 megaton growth of a suburban mega-church rarely happens in a downtown urban context. It takes longevity—in many cases a life-long commitment—to walk this journey and love a certain city. Urban Village Church, Vancouver, British Columbia. likes. A multi-ethnic, multi-generational, Christian community in the heart of the Joyce-Collingwood Neighbourhood/5(8). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction and overview / Donald B. Rogers --From setting to theory: principles of urban church education / Donald B. Rogers --Christian religious education and the inner city / Letty M. Russell --Glimpses of the kingdom of the urban church / Chris Michael --Christian literacy, the core. Through this book, urban pastors will be steeled and reinvigorated in their calling, many future church planters will make a run for a city, and some suburban churches (like mine, I hope) will take their next church plant downtown. But this book is not just for current city-lovers and future urban church planters—neither is it just for pastors.
Urban Church, The - A Practioner's Resource Book by A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At . Yes, if we embrace the need for urban church planting that is committed to Kingdom advancement among the urban poor in a way that leads to indigenous ministry leadership development. As part of my research for a recent series of lectures on church planting I came across this article by Tim Keller. Keller is the Senior Pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church, New York. You can find the article here. In the article he identifies five principles for initiating a church plant in an urban context.. Find what you need for urban ministry. The city is a unique and diverse place. has books to help guide you in your ministry.