Baby boomers and beyond tapping the ministry talents and passions of adults over fifty by Amy Hanson

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Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Church work with the baby boom generation,
  • Church work with older people

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementAmy Hanson.
SeriesLeadership network titles
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBV4435 .H36 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24110512M
ISBN 109780470500798
LC Control Number2010008092
OCLC/WorldCa500823710

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