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the parable of the The Messiah Scrolls

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A young Apostle John
at rabbinical school
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Apostolic authority in
the 21st century

(with a review by
Tom Krattenmaker)

Notes and tweets
from the 2014
Justice Conference

The transformative
rule of Christ

An invitation to
Millennial Christians and
unaffiliated young people

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The Messiah Scrolls
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Note to my friends

How can we know God?
Through the Holy Spirit!

The Gospel in Christ Culture:
how resemblance and
stereotypes endanger
100% Christian community

Christ Culture and
Civil Community

Table of Contents

About the Authors

About the Parable
...if you’re Christian
...if you’re not Christian
...if you prefer not to state
...and Second Life

Project Strategy & Goals

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Don Chatelain


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