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A Fellowship of Differents: Showing the World God's Design for Life Together Summary and Review

TITLE: A Fellowship of Differents: Showing the World God’s Design for Life TogetherAUTHOR: Scot McKnight
PUBLISHER: Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2015, (272 pages).

The hope of this book is that history will be reversed by a renewed commitment to be the church God designed, a church that flourishes in a salad bowl fellowship of differents.

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Recovering from Biblical Manhood and Womanhood

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‘The Gospel has a Complementarian structure’. – Owen Strachan.

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