A Heart for the City

by John Dr. Fuder (Author) }


A Heart for the City

Format: Paperback

Vendor: Moody Publishers

Publication Date: November 01, 2005

ISBN: 0802491006

ISBN-13: 9780802491008

Number of Pages: 528

Weight: 1.68 lb

Dimensions: 9 × 6 (inches)

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Product Description

Jesus is still the answer for urban ministries, for ministries to the downtrodden, poor, and distressed in our cities.

A Heart for the City is a rich compendium of valuable information on city ministries, written by people who are currently ministering in the city, including pastors, Christian school administrators, and directors of homeless missions. It includes many illustrations and case studies that will prove valuable to any who work in the city or who want to understand how to more effectively help in the city.

There are 29 chapters, divided into the following seven parts:

- Context and History
- Biblical and Philosophical Foundations
- Education and Training
- Local Church Models
- Ethnic Communities
- Disenfranchised Subcultures
- Children and Youth

A Heart For the City is a unique treasure of encouragement for those serving in the inner city. You will surely be blessed!

Author Info

JOHN FUDER (PH.D., Biola University) is Director of Justice and Compassion Ministries of re:source global as well as a part time grad school and adjunct professor for Moody Bible Institute. In 1993, after 15 years of serving in urban ministry in California, Dr. Fuder brought his passion of equipping students for effective urban ministry to Chicago. As the Professor of Urban Studies at Moody Theological Seminary, Dr. Fuder taught ministry practitioners and students for 17 years. Dr. Fuder has authored many publications including A Heart for the Community, A Heart for the City, and Training Students for Urban Ministry. Dr. Fuder and his wife, Nellie, have three children and a granddaughter.

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