Baylor University Family and Community Ministries Journal

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Family and Community Ministries: Resources for Christian Leaders is published by the Center for Family and Community Ministries, sponsored by the Baylor University School of Social Work and George W. Truett Theological Seminary.


Spring 2008

Inside this issue you'll find:

Editor's Note
A message from Editor Jon Singletary

Who Cares for the Children
The first national study in 25 years on church-based weekday child care comparing it to other private and public programs. By Diana Garland, Michael Sherr, Angela Dennison and Jon Singletary

Congregational Health Ministry Survey Report
An attempt to understand how congregations are involved in health education, direct health services and health care advocacy, by Eileen Lindner and Marcel Welty

Authentic, Hands-On Gospel Ministry
Experiences in a health-related social ministry by Brian Dodd

Profile in Ministry
'Comfort as We Have Been Comforted' by Beth Kilpatrick

Tender insights into the Seasons of Family Life by Wendy Wright

Faith in Action
'Visions of the Beloved Community' by Michael Kelly

This Too Shall Pass
A personal essay by Vicki M. Kabat

Fathering the Fatherless
By Krista Petty

Learning the new ABCDs
By Jay Van Groningen

A Prayer After Easter

Invocation of Boundlessness

Sayings of the Elders


Book Reviews

Spring 2008 Cover

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