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261.8 WIL (1) 261.832 Church by Person Type. The pastor of Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco (1) and the epiphany that prompted him to fashion a "theology of recovery." Under the leadership of the spirited Methodist minister and his Asian American wife (1) art (3) Biography & Autobiography (1) Calif.) (1) California (1) Cecil Williams (1929-) (1) children (3) Church work with drug addicts (1) Church work with drug addicts -- California -- San Francisco (1) community (1) Congregational Development (1) Glide Memorial United Methodist Church (San Francisco (1) Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. (1) JNF (1) Kindle (1) MendezDonation2014 (1) Methodist Church -- California -- San Francisco -- Clergy -- Biography (1) non (1) office (1) often earthy narrative--written with freelancer Laird and interspersed with vignettes of men and women who find help overcoming their addictions at Glide--Williams recounts his own troubled history as an African American (1) poetry (5) politics (1) ranging from drug abuse treatment and AIDS prevention to "empowerment" for African Americans. Williams speaks candidly as a black man and father and stresses with contagious enthusiasm that "there is no stopping a group of people marching forward armed wi (1) rcpl (1) recovery (1) religion (2) San Francisco (2) SC (1) social problems (1) sociology (1) speaks of the spiritual power that drives the church's innovative recovery programs. In a colloquial (1) spirituality (1) substance abuse (1) Tenderloin (2) the gay revolution (1) to-read (4) which is nationally known for the success of its community activism (1) WPC (1)
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