The Plentiful Harvest: Practices for Effective Ministry Among Latinos.
A team of 15 individuals-leading pastors, professors, and administrators-have come together to provide this insightful, challenging, and practical book at a time when the Latino harvest is greater than ever.
Section 1, "From Awareness to Consciousness," features chapters by Jose Raul Febus, Catherine Gunsalus Gonzalez, Aida Isela Ramos, and Eliezer Bonilla.
Section 2, "From Maintenance to Mission," is written by Samuel Santana, Sean O'Neal, Sammy Alfaro, and Pablo A. Jimenez.
Section 3, "Love, Listen, and Learn," is authored by Jennifer Contreras, Daniel Montanez, Luis 0. Rodrfguez, Fernando Cascante, and Jose Daniel Montanez.
"This book will empower church planters, pastors and local church leaders to embrace Latinos and strengthen their strategies, programs and processes for reaching them with the gospel of Jesus Christ."
-Carlos 5. Moran (from the Foreword)
"Together let us joyfully commit to reaching Latinos and people of other ethnicities, so that together with a full house, we can celebrate the 'Great Fiesta' described in Luke 14:15-23."
-General Overseer Tim Hill (from the Preface)
"This book is a relevant, practical tool for leaders and churches who want to engage in reaching Latinos and incorporating them into their congregations." -Tony Stewart (from the Introduction)