Flourishing Churches and Communities: A Pentecostal Primer on Faith, Work, and Economics for Spirit-Empowered Discipleship by Charlie Self

Flourishing Churches and Communities: A Pentecostal Primer on Faith, Work, and Economics for Spirit…

byCharlie Self

Kobo ebook | December 28, 2012

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Pentecostal Christianity is just over a century old, and yet its impact in that time as an evangelistic force for Christ has been astonishing. One foundational scriptural understanding of the Pentecostal movement is that the Spirit empowers us to carry out the work of the gospel. Without a dependence on the work of the Spirit, we are mere humans.

Dr. Self provides here a vivid picture of what it looks like for followers of Jesus to take the Great Commandment and the Great Commission seriously in the context of their own local communities. His concern is that our view of discipleship is lacking a clear integration of faith, work, and economics. Christians have the means to bless their local economies in unique ways that can transform coworkers and neighbors alike as Christ is glorified. This primer aims at wholehearted discipleship that extends beyond our Sundays at church and into our workplaces the rest of the week.

With a strong biblical understanding of the all-encompassing nature of true discipleship as integral to the kingdom of God, combined with a unified view of church history and an appreciation for all members of the church body, Flourishing Churches and Communities presents a vision for Christians that is as beautiful as it is challenging.

Title:Flourishing Churches and Communities: A Pentecostal Primer on Faith, Work, and Economics for Spirit…Format:Kobo ebookPublished:December 28, 2012Publisher:Christian's Library PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1938948491

ISBN - 13:9781938948497

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