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    • ISBN:9781473631724
    • Publication date:20 Oct 2016

Dirty Glory

Go Where Your Best Prayers Take You (Red Moon Chronicles #2)

By Pete Greig

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The new book from Pete Greig - his first since 2007 - which continues the story of 24-7, the global prayer movement he founded, as begun in Red Moon Rising.
Biographical Notes

Pete Greig is a writer, church-planter and bewildered founder of the 24-7 movement. He heads up Emmaus Rd in Guildford with his wife Sammy, serves as Vice-President for the NGO Tearfund and was part of the senior leadership team at HTB in London for seven years. Pete's publications include Red Moon Rising, God on Mute and The Prayer Course. He loves art galleries, live music and knocking down walls. Pete tweets regularly @petegreig

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  • ISBN: 9781473631717
  • Publication date: 08 Mar 2018
  • Page count: 400
  • Imprint: Hodder & Stoughton
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