Ministry to Persons With Chronic Illnesses: A Guide to

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If you find one for me, God, I'll try to be good. The ability to "spin" things to make the system look better or to get people to conform becomes a second language to members. 6. The Greek word translated as “assembly” is ekklesia (Acts 19:32). The baptized membership of a local United Methodist church shall include all baptized people who have received Christian baptism in the local congregation or elsewhere, or whose membership has been transferred to the local United Methodist church subsequent to baptism in some other congregation. 2.

Pages: 128

Publisher: Fortress Pr (November 1993)

ISBN: 0806626305

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