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Transforming the City

Reframing Education for Urban Ministry

by Eldin Villafane

  • 394 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education,
  • Religion - Ministry & Pastoral Resources,
  • Christianity - Pastoral Ministry,
  • City clergy,
  • Theology,
  • Religion - Church Administration,
  • Religion,
  • Christianity - Church Administration - General,
  • Christian ministry & pastoral activity,
  • Christian religious instruction,
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Study and teaching,
  • Training of,
  • Christian Ministry - Pastoral Resources,
  • United States,
  • Case studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7904281M
    ISBN 100802849687
    ISBN 109780802849687

      Veteran urban missionary Michael V. Fariss transforms how Christians approach inner city outreach. He exalts Jesus Christ while guiding readers in fearless introspection and cutting edge strategic planning. This book is a valuable and unique training resource for beginning mercy-based inner city evangelism. A city that in the s was the world's industrial giant, with a population of million people and square miles of land and infrastructure, used to support this booming, Midwestern urban center. And now today, just a half a century later, Detroit is the poster child for urban decay. Currently in Detroit, our population is under.   According to techopedia, a smart city is a city that utilizes information and communication technologies so that it enhances the quality and performance of urban services (such as energy and transportation) so that there’s a reduction in resource consumption, wastage, and overall costs.. In this article, we will look at components of a smart city and its AI-powered Author: Natasha Mathur. Understanding this truth and becoming part of a global movement is the theme of Piers book, A Disruptive Gospel: Stories & Strategies for Transforming Your City. The theme of the book is based on a simple conviction: When the gospel takes ahold of 5/5(2).

    According to techopedia, a smart city is a city that utilizes information and communication technologies so that it enhances the quality and performance of urban services (such as energy and transportation) so that there’s a reduction in resource consumption, wastage, and overall costs.


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Leading urban scholars from a wide range of disciplines offer original commentaries on the strengths and limitations of community 4/5(1). To Transform a City is a timely, compelling book that helps readers explore the reality of cities, the potential of their own communities, and the broad strategies churches and Christian leaders need for kingdom impact/5(46).

Transforming the City is the first book to examine the current state of community organizing in American cities, analyzing its place in contemporary progressive politics and assessing whether it has changed in response to changes in the political economy.

Leading urban scholars from a wide range of disciplines offer original commentaries on the strengths and limitations of community.

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Jackson 11 --Using Case Studies in Urban Theological Education / Alice Frazer Evans. Excerpts from the Book Smart Cities, Smart Mobility. Defining ‘Smart City’ and ‘Smart Mobility’ There have been many definitions of a smart city given over the years. MIT defines a smart city as a “systems of systems [with] digital nervous systems, intelligent responsiveness, and optimization at every level of system integration”.

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This is going to be the century of the city. But what actually makes a good city. Why are some cities a joy to live in. “Happy City is its own opiate: an eye-opening, pleasurable, utterly necessary tour through the best and worst neighborhoods of our urbanized world.

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Happy City is a powerful argument for improving quality of life in cities, an introduction to visionary individuals leading the way, and a compendium of strategies and tools for achieving this goal.

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Beyond the Lettered City: Indigenous Literacies in the Andes By Joanne Rappaport and Tom Cummins Duke University Press, In the spirit of full disclosure, I begin by stating that the co-authors of this award-winning book* are both close, long-time friends of the author of this review.

I. Transforming Inner City Evangelism provides four proven steps to cross structural, racial and doctrinal barriers and bring lasting redemption. This book is uniquely effective as an evangelism training resource because Author: Michael Fariss.