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Loving the City (City From Center Church)

Timothy Keller

Paperback 2016-03-15

This new edition contains the second section of Centre Church in an easy-to-read format with new reflections and additional essays from Timothy Keller and several other contributors. Keller examines the 'city vision' through Scripture, with ideas for cultural engagement that are thoughtful and biblically faithful.

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:Even if you don't go to the city to minister, make no mistake-the city is coming to you. Regardless of your particular cultural or geographical context, you will need to consider the city when forming a theological vision that engages the people you are trying to reach.

In Loving the City, bestselling author and pastor Timothy Keller looks at the biblical foundations for contextualizing the gospel as we communicate to the culture in a way that is both respectful and challenging. He articulates the key characteristics of a city vision, showing how the city develops as a theme throughout Scripture, from its anti-God origins, to its strategic importance for mission, to its culmination and redemption in glory.

Finally, he examines the need for thoughtful cultural engagement, unpacking four models for engaging culture, showing the strengths and weaknesses of each approach and emphasizing a blended approach that balances the key insights of each. Loving the City will help you to minister to your cultural context in a way that is biblically faithful and fruitful.

This new edition contains the second section of Center Church in an easy-to-read format with new reflections and additional essays from Timothy Keller and several other contributors.

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This new edition contains the second section of Centre Church in an easy-to-read format with new reflections and additional essays from Timothy Keller and several other contributors. Keller examines the 'city vision' through Scripture, with ideas for cultural engagement that are thoughtful and biblically faithful.

Publisher Description

:Even if you don't go to the city to minister, make no mistake-the city is coming to you. Regardless of your particular cultural or geographical context, you will need to consider the city when forming a theological vision that engages the people you are trying to reach.

In Loving the City, bestselling author and pastor Timothy Keller looks at the biblical foundations for contextualizing the gospel as we communicate to the culture in a way that is both respectful and challenging. He articulates the key characteristics of a city vision, showing how the city develops as a theme throughout Scripture, from its anti-God origins, to its strategic importance for mission, to its culmination and redemption in glory.

Finally, he examines the need for thoughtful cultural engagement, unpacking four models for engaging culture, showing the strengths and weaknesses of each approach and emphasizing a blended approach that balances the key insights of each. Loving the City will help you to minister to your cultural context in a way that is biblically faithful and fruitful.

This new edition contains the second section of Center Church in an easy-to-read format with new reflections and additional essays from Timothy Keller and several other contributors.

Koorong Code428840
ISBN0310514088
EAN9780310514084
Pages336
DepartmentAcademic
CategoryChurch
PublisherZondervan
Publication DateMar 2016
Dimensions25 x 138 x 212mm
Weight0.312kg