George Hunter teaches evangelism and church growth at Asbury Theological Seminary and is the author of The Apostolic Congregation: Church Growth Reconceived for a New Generation and The Celtic Way of Evangelism.
The Rise of Christianity: How the Obscure, Marginal Jesus Movement Became the Dominant Religious Force in the Western World in a Few Centuries, by Rodney Stark. Joining sociology and history, Stark contributes much new insight to the amazing rise of Christianity in the Roman Empire—and he reaches some surprising conclusions.
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