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church and the urban challenge.

Walter Kloetzli

church and the urban challenge.

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Published by Muhlenberg Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • City churches,
    • Church and social problems -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV637 .K53
      The Physical Object
      Pagination83 p.
      Number of Pages83
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5826988M
      LC Control Number61014757
      OCLC/WorldCa2941718

      The 21st Century Church will face challenges never dreamed possible. It is imperative that we look ahead to better prepare for the conflict. After combining prayer and research with years of pastoral experience, let me focus on the following 12 issues that loom as some of our greatest challenges .


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