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8 edition of Single in the church found in the catalog.

Single in the church

new ways to minister with 52% of God"s people

by Kay Collier Slone

  • 249 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Alban Institute in Washington, DC .
Written in English

  • Church work with single people.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKay Collier-Slone.
    LC ClassificationsBV639.S5 S66 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 164 p.
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1750105M
    ISBN 101566990580
    LC Control Number92072459

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This book is. Feb 14,  · Fully engaging in the church as a single person. From Christianity Today, provides over 1, unique, downloadable Bible Studies for personal, small group, and Sunday.

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Brenda. My experience as a single Single in the church book in church has been difficult. Aug 14,  · “How welcome would a single person feel in your church,” I ask. What he proceeds to tell me brings to reality what I had already supposed all along. He tells me the church he and his wife attends offers virtually nothing for young single adults.

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The singles in your church As a church leader, you may already be conscious of the needs of singles in your congregation, or you may not have considered the issue until now.

At Single Friendly Church, we want to encourage churches to be intentional about developing an inclusive approach. Mar 05,  · Single Elder-Led Church Daniel Akin makes the case for a single elder-led church. First, he builds a foundation by laying out the biblical evidence for congregationalism.

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‘Well, Scripture says “Let marriage be held in honor among all, and [ ]. In my opinion this book has replaced 'The Purpose Driven Church' by Rick Warren (read my review).

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