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Through the pages of the Gospels, we see Jesus model a “show and tell” life and ministry to His followers— He “showed” them how to serve by healing the sick, feeding the hungry, and caring for the poor—and while He was demonstrating compassion, He taught them, “telling” them of God’s immense love. This is the way to show God’s heart of compassion for the people in our cities and towns, and this is the way to break down barriers so people will listen to the life-changing message of the gospel of grace.
In this book, you’ll sense Dino’s heart, be inspired by his stories and learn from his experiences, as well as many ARC churches that are serving their cities with a Jesus-style no-strings-attached kind of love. This is at the core of who ARC is – a deep passion to see churches thrive as part of the cities they serve.
Small Group Curriculum
In this study, we’ll take seven weeks of content to look at God’s heart of compassion, how He has equipped us to serve, and how groups can serve most effectively.
Small Group Curriculum
This small group curriculum draws people to the heart of God, reveals their unique giftedness, and points them to practical opportunities to reach the people in their neighborhoods and communities.
Serve Your City Bundle
A bundle of all of the Serve Your City resources available, plus 15 Ideas – How Your Church Can Love Your City, a practical and effective set of outreach ideas to catalyze a culture of serving.
Serve Your City Toolkit
Download this free Toolkit full of outreach ideas, how-to’s, and more!
100% of the profits from this book and resources goes toward planting churches through ARC.
What Leaders Are Saying
ROBERT BARRIGER JASON LAIRD PHIL MUNSEY JOHN SIEBELING HERBERT COOPER DR. TIM HILL GREG SURRATT DIANNA NEPSTAD ROB HOSKINS BENNY PEREZ CHRIS HODGES ROB KETTERLING JIMMY ROLLINS LEE DOMINGUE DAVID L. MEYER MARC ESTES CHAD VEACH ANDI ANDREW MARK PETTUS
Lead Pastor, Camino de Vida, Lima, Peru
Lead Pastor, Sozo Church, San Francisco, California
Chairman, Champions Network of Churches Under Joel Osteen and Lakewood Church, Houston, Texas
Lead Pastor, The Life Church, Cordova, Tennessee
Senior Pastor, People’s Church, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Author of But God Changes Everything
Church of God General Overseer, Cleveland, Tennessee
President, Association of Related Churches
Founding Pastor, Seacoast Church, Charleston, South Carolina
Co-Lead Pastor, Fellowship Church, Antioch, California
President, OneHope Inc., Pampano Beach, Florida
Lead Pastor, Church LV, Las Vegas, Nevada
Senior Pastor, Church of the Highlands, Birmingham, Alabama
Author of Fresh Air and The Daniel Dilemma
Lead Pastor, River Valley Church, Apple Valley, Minnesota
Lead Pastor, i5 Church, Odenton, Maryland
Founder, Kingdom Builders
Author of Pearls of the King
Associate Pastor, Church of the Highlands, Birmingham, Alabama
CEO, Hand of Hope, Joyce Meyer Ministry
Lead Pastor, City Bible Church, Portland, Oregon
President, Portland Bible College
President, CBC Global Family
Lead Pastor, Zoe Church, Los Angeles, California
Co-Pastor, Liberty Church, New York, New York
Author of She Is Free; Learning the Truth About the Lies That Hold You Captive
President, Highlands College, Birmingham, Alabama
DR. TIM HILL
DAVID L. MEYER
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About the Author
Dino Rizzo serves as the Executive Director of ARC (Association of Related Churches), an organization he co-founded which has planted hundreds of churches across the country. He is also the author of the book Servolution. In 1992, Dino and his wife DeLynn founded Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, a church they pastored for twenty years. Today, Dino also serves as an Associate Pastor at Church of the Highlands in Birmingham. Dino and DeLynn have three incredible children.