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What is Urban Ministry

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Dehoney Center Urban Ministry Podcast

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Urban ministry


n 2010, for the first time in human history, more than half of the people on this planet lived in urban contexts. That’s why urban ministry matters, because people matter.

But what are we really talking about when we use the word “urban”? And what does that mean for urban ministry?

In this episode, we’ll be talking to Dr. Kevin Jones, professor of education and chair of the school of education at Kentucky State University. If you care about ministry in the city, you won’t want to miss this episode of the Urban Ministry Podcast.