TITLE

Renewal-minded Lutherans

PUB. DATE
July 1990
SOURCE
Christianity Today;7/16/90, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the formation of the Great Commission Network by members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Role of the renewal organization; Key goals.
ACCESSION #
9008130184

 

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