Urban Studies for the French World Christians and the Arts
Glenn Smith has been the Executive Director of Christian Direction in Montreal since 1983, a multi-faceted ministry committed to the spiritual transformation by Jesus Christ of all life in the cities of the Francophone world. He is professor of urban theology and missiology at the University of Montreal and lecturer at McGill University in Haiti. He has written several articles and government publications in addition to being the co-author of “Espoir pour la Ville” (Hope for the City, God in the City) with Dr. Ray Bakke and Andre Pownall, and writing the book Following Jesus: God Invites us to Transformative Discipleship. He also edited, Towards the Transformation of Our City/Regions in the LCWE Occasional Papers Series. His forthcoming book is entitled City Air Makes You Free: To Transform the City Through a Fresh, Biblical Hermeneutic.