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Liberating Hope
Daring to Renew the Mainline Church

Michael S. Piazza and Cameron B. Trimble

Liberating Hope
Daring to Renew the Mainline Church Based on the successful work that Michael Piazza and Cameron Trimble have done through The Center for Progressive Renewal, Liberating Hope: Daring to Renew the Mainline Church provides concrete and tangible 21st century insight to those churches looking to renew their congregations through hope and optimism rooted in the resurrection. Liberating Hope provides accurate and strategic evidence that the renewal of the progressive mainline church is in our midst.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR of Liberating Hope Daring to Renew the Mainline Church

Michael S. Piazza
currently serves as the executive director of Church Renewal and Multiplication for The Center for Progressive Renewal in Atlanta, Georgia. Piazza served as the senior pastor of the Cathedral of Hope during a time of unprecedented growth, and is currently senior pastor of Virginia Highland Church in Atlanta (dually affiliated with the United Church of Christ and Alliance of Baptists).

Cameron B. Trimble is executive director and CEO of The Center for Progressive Renewal. She served as an advisor to the Congregational Vitality and Discipleship Ministry Team of the UCC, and as Associate Conference Minister of Church Development in the United Church of Christ's Southeast Conference.

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Paperback: 256 pages
Publisher: The Pilgrim Press
ISBN: 978-0-8298-1886-4
Product Dimensions: 6 by 9 inches

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