Why Jesus Crossed the Road: by Bruce D. Main

Author: Bruce D. Main

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If we are completely honest, all of us have places, situations, and people whom we would rather avoid. Yet in a world that was governed strictly by geographical, religious, and social barriers, Jesus was audacious enough to cross the borders that kept people in safe categories. He demonstrated that the God-following life is one committed to entering the lives and stories of all people—a life committed to the lost spiritual discipline of border-crossing. In Why Jesus Crossed the Road, Bruce Main shows how God can use your own “crossings” to change your life, and the lives of those you meet along the way.

UPC: 031809126608
Features: Bibliography, Price on Product, Table of Contents
Physical Info: 0.64" H x 8.22" L x 5.6" W (0.49 lbs) 201 pages
Carton Quantity: 64
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers
US SRP: 13.99 US
Binding: Paperback
Language(s): English
Pub Date: March 04, 2010

Bruce D. Main invests in young people. In 1988 he founded UrbanPromise Ministries in Camden, New Jersey to help inner-city youth succeed in all aspects of life through the Christian-based programs offered. Under his leadership, the ministry provides after-school programs, summer camps, employment readiness programs, entrepreneurial training opportunities, missionary internships, alternative schools for teens and the CamdenForward School—an alternative grade school experience for low-income families. In 1997, the vision expanded to include comprehensive youth programs in Canada, Malawi, and Honduras under UrbanPromise Ministries International.Selected by Christianity Today magazine as one of America's "Up and Coming Leaders Under 40," Bruce Main received his BA in theology from Azusa Pacific University, an MA in theology from Fuller Theological Seminary, and a DM from Princeton Theological Seminary. He has taught as an adjunct faculty member at Eastern University, Princeton Seminary, and Fuller Theological Seminary and has been a featured speaker at mission conferences, colleges, and churches. Bruce coauthored Revolution & Renewal: How Churches Are Saving Our Cities with Dr. Tony Campolo. His recent books include Spotting the Sacred: Finding God in Unlikely Places and Holy Hunches. He and his wife, Pamela, and their three children live in New Jersey. For more information on UrbanPromise Ministries, visit www.urbanpromiseusa.org.

Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Religion | Christian Life | Spiritual Growth
LC Subjects:
-Christian life -Christianity
-Example -Jesus Christ
-Religious aspects -Travel
Themes:
- Religious Orientation | Christian
Dewey: 248.4
LCCN: 2009038328

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Why Jesus Crossed the Road: by Bruce D. Main
Author: Bruce D. Main

 

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Why Jesus Crossed the Road, Bruce Main shows how God can use your own “crossings” to change your life, and the lives of those you meet along the way.
  


 

 

 

 

 

 

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