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Don"t know much about being a leader in my church

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Published by Abingdon Press in Nashville .
Written in English


  • Christian leadership.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesBeing a leader in my church, Do not know much about being a leader in my church
StatementDouglas W. Johnson.
LC ClassificationsBV652.1 .J64 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. ;
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL967682M
ISBN 100687017068
LC Control Number96004135

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