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Feature on Neighbor Newspapers

In Touré Roberts’ view, serving as the spiritual bearer of water to the ambitious and artistic in times of both abundance and depletion just might be the stairway to longevity.

The man — and burgeoning brand — hailed by some as young Hollywood’s most influential voice was in Atlanta this week to, among other tasks, tout his first book.

“Purpose Awakening: Discover the Epic Idea that Motivated Your Birth” can lay claim to the rare feat of achieving critical and commercial success since its release a little more than a month ago.

Things appear just as promising on the home front for the 41-year-old pastor.

His One Church International in Los Angeles accommodates a congregation numbering about 3,500 — actors, musicians and artists commingling with non-industry professionals. Perhaps the rationale for his appeal lies in the requisite intangibles that may best define it: charisma and content.

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