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Author Palau, Kevin, author.

Title Unlikely : setting aside our differences to live out the Gospel / Kevin Palau.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Howard Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2015.

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Edition First Howard Books hardcover edition.
Description xix, 199 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-198).
Contents Good news in Portlandia : an unlikely story -- Something old, something new : an unlikely background -- The only time we've got : an unlikely context -- Finding common ground : unlikely relationships -- A new day at Roosevelt High School : unlikely partners -- The powerful role of unity : an unlikely prerequisite -- What moves us will move the world : unlikely stories -- Building the foundation : an unlikely movement -- Get local, dig deep : an unlikely mission -- An Oregonian reflection on a talking, walking Gospel : unlikely outcomes.
Summary "In 2007, Kevin Palau and a few dozen pastors approached Portland's mayor and posed the question: How can we serve you with no strings attached? Officials identified five initial areas of need--hunger, homelessness, healthcare, the environment, and public schools-- and so began a partnership, CityServe, between the city and a band of churches seeking to live out the gospel message. Since then, the CityServe model has spread like wildfire, inspiring communities across the country to take up the cause in their own cities"--provided by publisher.
Subject Palau, Kevin.
Evangelists -- United States -- Biography.
Evangelistic work -- United States.
Luis Palau Evangelistic Association.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
ISBN 9781476789446 (hbk.) : $22.99
1476789444 (hbk.)
9781476789453 (ebook)

 
    
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