Fb2 Christ + City: Why the Greatest Need of the City Is the Greatest News of All ePub
by Jon M. Dennis
|Author:||Jon M. Dennis|
|Publisher:||Crossway; 1 edition (April 30, 2013)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1960 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1860 kb|
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Christ + City by Jon Dennis is an exceptional theological study of God's great purpose in redeeming cities for His glory.
Christ + City by Jon Dennis is an exceptional theological study of God's great purpose in redeeming cities for His glory. Jon Dennis is a veteran urban pastor of the city of Chicago and offers sage wisdom from his history of pastoring and co-founding Holy Trinity Church in downtown Chicago. Christ+City if a book that should not be ignored. There is a reason why we seeing an emphasis and a focus toward urban ministry. There is such great need! If you want to do further studies I recommend Center Church: Doing Balanced, Gospel-Centered Ministry in Your City by Timothy Keller and Why Cities.
In this "urban manifesto," pastor and author Jon Dennis argues that the greatest need of our day is for the transformative news of the gospel to enliven the cities of the world. For the first time in history, over half of the world's population lives in cities, and yet evangelicals make up only 2% of many major urban populations.
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Christ + City: Why the Greatest Need of the City Is the Greatest News of Al. In this urban manifesto, pastor and author Jon Dennis argues that the greatest need of our day is for the transformative news of the gospel to enliven the cities of the world.
Christ + City: Why the Greatest Need of the City Is the Greatest News of All. by Jon M. Dennis. Dennis powerfully highlights God’s special love for cities, exploring important issues related to city-dwelling and offering real-world advice for reaching urbanites.
Learn more: crossway. Pastor Jon Dennis calls Christians to reach city-dwellers through passionate proclamation and whole-life engagement.
Jon Dennis loves Chicago and the cities of the world-because such are what Christ loves. And in Christ + City he calls the church not to an Exodus, but a gospel-driven Eisodus back into the city. Pastor Dennis’s years of experience since founding Holy Trinity Church and it’s numerous congregations and ministries; his profound theological understanding of the church and its ‘ultimate urban future;’ and his knowledge of the modern city and the writings of the urban philosophers and theorists, have given us a book that is radically biblical and, therefore, prophetic and visionary.
Over half of the world's population now lives in cities, but the gospel has not yet flourished in many important urban centers. Dennis calls Christians to reach city-dwellers through passionate proclamation and whole-life engagement. ISBN13: 9781433536878. Release Date: April 2013.
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Christ + city : why the greatest need of the city is the greatest news of all by Jon M. May 2013. What others are saying. Over half of the world’s population now lives in cities, but the gospel has not yet flourished in many important urban centers. modern, elegant, and moving. love how the clouds are opening up to reveal the city below. Christ + City (eBook).
Why does God seem to be calling so many people to cities? How should we think about and engage with the cities of the world?
This book not only reveals to us a revolutionary opportunity, but also explains why God loves cities, how and why we should live in them, and what we can do to reach them for his glory. Speaking to practical issues such as sex, ethnicity, and raising children in an urban setting, this stirring treatise helps us to take seriously the majesty and authority of the risen Christ.
Anyone who wants to follow God more deeply and radically in this new generation will benefit from Christ + City. It’s written to show us all―urbanite or non-urbanite, Christian or skeptic, single or married, city-lover or city-hater―a vision for growing spiritually and for joining in God’s global movement to bring true, lasting, gospel-centered change.