Innovative planning : your church in 4-D / Bud Wrenn. - St. Louis, Mo. : Chalice Press, c2008. - xi, 195 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Includes bibliographical references.
Introduction -- A flexible process for innovative churches -- Why is planning so misunderstood? -- What does an innovative congregation look like? -- The four dimensions of organizational planning -- Dimension 1: visionary planning -- Dimension 2: missional planning -- Dimension 3: strategic planning -- Dimension 4: tactical planning -- Making the planning process work in the innovative church -- Where does everyone fit? -- Where does the leader fit? -- Where do we start? -- Sustaining the 4D paradigm -- The cyclical nature of planning -- Keeping the periscope above the water level -- The dimensions of planning in the nonreligious organization -- The church deserves the best.
BV652 / .W74 2008