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Thrift store saints : meeting Jesus 25 cents at a time

Author: Jane Knuth
Publisher: Chicago : Loyola Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A thrift store in inner-city Kalamazoo, Michigan. Exactly the place where you'd expect to meet Jesus, right? Knuth's church-going background had not prepared her for the soul-stirring experiences she experienced there. By serving the poor, they gave her much more than she could ever give them.
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Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Knuth
ISBN: 9780829433012 0829433015
OCLC Number: 613430254
Description: xi, 159 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Is this a church? --
Dorothy --
Losing my balance --
A street theologian --
Reinforcements --
Home visits --
Willing to be disturbed --
Saints and sinners --
As much fun as Christmas --
What's a welcome worth? --
Whose Pope is he anyway? --
Tim --
Ordinary days --
Thrifty givers --
Flying the same plane --
Not my poor people --
Four women --
Echoes of Christmas --
Cool --
Replanting the forest --
A conversation with author Jane Knuth.
Responsibility: Jane Knuth.
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A thrift store in inner-city Kalamazoo, Michigan. Exactly the place where you'd expect to meet Jesus, right? Knuth's church-going background had not prepared her for the soul-stirring experiences she experienced there. By serving the poor, they gave her much more than she could ever give them.

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