Can This Church Live?: A Congregation, Its Neighborhood, and Social Transformation

Can This Church Live?: A Congregation, Its Neighborhood, and Social Transformation

by Donald H. Matthews

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781608991822
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Pages: 124
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

Donald H. Matthews is the director of Black Studies at the University of Missouri at Kansas City. He received his PhD from the University of Chicago Divinity School.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 7

Introduction 9

Chapter 1 The State of Mainline Churches 17

Chapter 2 The Situation of Church A 33

Chapter 3 The Challenge of Church A 51

Chapter 4 Living Churches 73

Chapter 5 Should Your Church Live? 97

Chapter 6 Observations for a Successful Ministry 105

Conclusion 115

Index 121

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