Evangelism In The African American Community

Author by : Louis R. Jones
Language : en
Publisher by : iUniverse
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Description : Evangelism In The African-American Community offers a message of hope and a plan of action for those who are truly concerned about the future of the African-American church. It is written in a way that challenges mainline churches and their parishioners to confront and respond to the issues relevant to reaching a new generation of African-Americans. Dr. Jones' bold approach to evangelism is one that can be emulated by any person who has a desire to share his or her faith with others. This book will help you and your congregation successfully navigate change that will result in rewards which far exceed the risk.


Evangelism Discipleship In African American Churches

Author by : Lee N. June
Language : en
Publisher by : Harper Collins
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Total Read : 52
Total Download : 413
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Description : Here is a comprehensive guide to the how-to's of the African-American church and many aspects of its ministry.


African American Evangelism

Author by : James Capers
Language : en
Publisher by : Augsburg Fortress
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Total Read : 72
Total Download : 574
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Description : This resource presents a practical approach to evangelism within African American congregations. It provides an elementary understanding of the gifts of the African American community, and how these gifts help to reach the unchurched. This practical guide is for congregational use.


Counseling In African American Communities

Author by : Lee N. June
Language : en
Publisher by : Zondervan
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Total Read : 25
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Description : The gospel brings liberty to men, women, and children bound by every conceivable sin and affliction. Psychology provides a tool for applying the power of the gospel in practical ways. Drawing on biblical truths and psychological principles, Counseling in African-American Communities helps us—Christian counselors, pastors, and church leaders—to meet the deep needs of our communities with life-changing effect.Marshaling the knowledge and experience of experts in the areas of addiction, family issues, mental health, and other critical issues, this no-nonsense handbook supplies distinctively African-American insights on the problems tearing lives and families apart all around us:Domestic AbuseGambling AddictionBlended FamiliesSexual Addiction and the InternetDepression and Bipolar DisorderDivorce RecoveryUnemploymentSexual Abuse and IncestDemonologyGrief and LossSchizophreniaSubstance Abuse . . . and much more


Evangelism Among African American Presbyterians

Author by : Marsha Snulligan Haney
Language : en
Publisher by : University Press of America
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Total Read : 73
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Description : As Presbyterians, Lutherans, Methodists, Disciples of Christ, and other predominantly European-centered Christian denominations of North America seek to respond as a faith community to the increasingly dynamic ethnic and cultural diversity within our society, this book offers a sobering yet valuable perspective. By understanding the ministry of Christian evangelism as a construct that speaks of the power of divine transformation (personal and communal) and the embrace of a way of life, this work argues for a multi-variant approach that values the philosophical aspects of cultural differences, which are effective and faithful models of Christian evangelism. An analysis of key missiological concepts, such as mission histories, ethno-theologies, worldview, culture, ethnic cohesion, and contextualization is appropriated to illuminate the theological voices and evangelical practices of a specific people, or ethnicity, shaped by a journey of spiritual faith. While the numerical significance of self-identified African-American Presbyterians may appear small, their synergistic encounter of human identity and religious faith, historical experience in the church, and the impact of their evangelical presence provide an excellent case study for discerning the twenty-first-century challenges of evangelism. This thorough study of history, theology, organizational structures, methods, and techniques will serve as a valuable tool in evaluating the impact of the faith journey of African-American Presbyterians and its challenges for today and the future.


Fireweed Evangelism

Author by : Elizabeth Rankin Geitz
Language : en
Publisher by : Church Publishing, Inc.
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Total Read : 77
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Description : "In this sequal to Entertaining angels: hospitality programs for the caring church, Geitz explores this missing ingredient in Christian hospitality, reminding us that in a multi-faith world where Christians wish to honor the validity of other religious paths, we may hesitate to talk about the uniqueness of Jesus Christ. She describes the nuts and bolts of outreach and newcomer ministry in a pluralistic society."--Back cover.


The Maroon Within Us

Author by : Asa G. Hilliard
Language : en
Publisher by : Black Classic Press
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Total Read : 54
Total Download : 114
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Counseling For Seemingly Impossible Problems

Author by : Lee N. June
Language : en
Publisher by : Zondervan
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 93
Total Download : 249
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Description : An excellent book that covers the wide variety and deep complexity of seemingly impossible biblical counseling issues in the challenging culture inwhich we live. The gospel brings liberty to men, women, and children bound by every conceivable sin and affliction. Psychology provides a tool for applying the power of the gospel in practical ways. Drawing on biblical truths and psychological principles, Counseling for Seemingly Impossible Problems helps us—Christian counselors, pastors, and church leaders—to meet the deep needs of our communities with life-changing effects. Marshaling the knowledge and experience of experts in the areas of addiction, family issues, mental health, and other critical issues, this no-nonsense handbook supplies insights on the problems tearing lives and families apart all around us: domestic abuse, gambling addiction, blended families, sexual addiction and the Internet, depression and bipolar disorder, divorce recovery, unemployment, sexual abuse and incest, demonology, grief and loss, schizophrenia, substance abuse ... and much more.


Encyclopedia Of African American Culture And History

Author by : Jack Salzman
Language : en
Publisher by : MacMillan Publishing Company
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Total Read : 14
Total Download : 382
File Size : 40,8 Mb
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Description : Contains 2,200 entries that provide information about African-American history, arranged alphabetically, and featuring a large number of biographies, as well as information about places, events, historical eras, legal cases, cultural achievements, professions, and sports.


Encyclopedia Of African American Culture And History

Author by : Colin A. Palmer
Language : en
Publisher by : MacMillan Reference Library
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Total Read : 31
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File Size : 41,9 Mb
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Description : Contains primary source material.