These revolutionaries have gone beyond the walls of the
1. A volunteer on Relief Bus fills a cup with coffee for a man on a street corner in Harlem, New York. 2. Volunteers at the Fresh Market, run by Breakthrough Urban Ministries on the West Side of Chicago, help shoppers select fresh produce. 3. Volunteers from The Relief Bus wash the containers that carry the soup that the organization provides to thousands of poor and homeless people. 4.Candace Wheeler of Restoration Ministries in Washington D.C. helps a young woman prepare a resume.
nstead of just “going to” church, men and women across the country are working in ministries that strive to “be” the church—the body of Christ. Could they transform the landscape of Christianity in America?
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