Abraham argues, in contrast both to the traditional focus on proclamation and to the more recent emphasis on church growth, that evangelism should be construed as primary initiation into the kingdom of God. Fleshing out his thesis by discussing how conversion, baptism, morality, the creed, the gifts of the Spirit, and the classical spiritual disciplines are related to kingdom initiation.
Format: Paperback Vendor: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. Publication Date: 1989 Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.25 X .5 (inches)
ISBN: 0802804330 ISBN-13: 9780802804334 Availability: In Stock