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Greenhouses of Hope: Congregations Growing Young Leaders Who Will Change the World
Do you know a church where young people regularly shape the liturgy with words that speak their truth in ways that also inspire their elders? Do you hear about congregations that reach out in quirky new ways to their ailing neighborhoods, instead of locking doors and shipping out to a suburb? Do you find churches creating hospitable space that invites the live wriggling qu ...more
Paperback, 231 pages
Published November 12th 2010 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
(first published January 1st 2010)
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If you work with youth in the church or you wish you understood better what successful youth ministry looks like, this book is a good one. Several church communities are explored through a thorough ethnography of each place. This book gives some overarching guidelines but mostly just reports what they observed - rather than giving huge lists of to-do's in youth ministry.