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Why Cities Matter : To God, the Culture, and the Church.

Author: Stephen T Um; Justin Buzzard
Publisher: Wheaton : Crossway, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using sociological research and data, urban pastors Um and Buzzard lay out the vision and rationale for church planting, cultural engagement, and missionary impulses in our world's cities as they provide a solid theological foundation for making the city our home.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Um, Stephen T.
Why Cities Matter : To God, the Culture, and the Church.
Wheaton : Crossway, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen T Um; Justin Buzzard
ISBN: 9781433532924 1433532921
OCLC Number: 854977534
Awards: Commended for Christianity Today Book Award (Christianity & Culture) 2014
Description: 1 online resource (251 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Content; Foreword by Tim Keller; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Importance of Cities; 2. The Characteristics of Cities; 3. The Bible and the City; 4. Contextualization in the City; 5. The Story Line of the City; 6. Ministry Vision for the City; Recommended Reading; Notes; Back.

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Using sociological research and data, urban pastors Um and Buzzard lay out the vision and rationale for church planting, cultural engagement, and missionary impulses in our world's cities as they provide a solid theological foundation for making the city our home.

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