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Pleasant View Church of Christ in Pleasanton has appointed a new minister, Glenn Newton, 44. He comes to Pleasanton from Lakeview Church of Christ in Tacoma, Wash.

In addition to his work in ministry, he has written four books on Christian living and church growth.

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