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Parachurch Profiles

Christopher P. Scheitle

in Beyond the Congregation

Published in print July 2010 | ISBN: 9780199733521
Published online September 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199866281 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199733521.003.0004
Parachurch Profiles

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This chapter explores nine activity sectors within the Christian nonprofit population: Charismatic Evangelism, Relief & Development, Education & Training, Publishing & Resources, Radio & Television, Missions & Missionary, Fellowship & Enrichment, Advocacy & Activism, and Fund-Raising, Grant-Making, & Other. Each sector is described and profiles of select organizations are provided.

Keywords: missions; missionary; evangelism; Christian; nonprofit; relief; development; parachurch

Chapter.  11794 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Religious Studies

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