The crisis of leadership

by De Wayne Eakes

Publisher: Mount Olive College Press in Mount Olive, NC

Written in English
Published: Pages: 140 Downloads: 797
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  • Christian leadership.,
  • Pastoral theology.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementDe Wayne Eakes.
LC ClassificationsBV652.1 .E17 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination140 p. :
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1748220M
ISBN 101880994143
LC Control Number92063401

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