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Applying the Gospel: Suggestions for Christian social actio in a local church.
Applying the Gospel Suggestions for Christian social actio in a local church Author:William M. Pinson, Jr. Applying the Gospel: Suggestions for Christian Social Action in a Local Church — Is your church exercising real influence for good concerning the great moral issues of our time - in your community, in the nation, and in the world? Would you like some practical help in getting at these problems "where the water hits the wheel"? — The first chapter... more » of this book shows the Bible's clear concern for the community and the total society. Then it points out ways to arouse church member interest and to do specific Christian social actions. One chapter tells what churches of different sizes have been able to do, and other chapters provide practical suggestions and helpful resources. This is an invaluable book for church leaders!
William M. Pinson, Jr. prepared this book under the sponsorship and direction of the Christian Life Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention. He has been teaching Christian ethics for 15 years at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has done graduate study at Edinburgh, Columbia, Yale, and Princeton and has written a number of books dealing with Christian social action.« less