Renew your congregation : healing the sick, raising the dead / William T. McConnell.Material type: TextSeries: Columbia Partnership leadership seriesPublisher: St. Louis, Mo. : Chalice Press, c2007Description: viii, 135 p. ; 23 cmISBN: 9780827232556 (pbk.); 0827232551 (pbk.)Subject(s): Church renewal | Church growth | Pastoral theologyLOC classification: BV600.3 | .M353 2007
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Includes bibliographical references.
Preface: When did pastoring become so difficult? -- Introduction: Facing some myths of church growth -- The key to revitalizing a church -- Start from where you are -- Changing the ethos of the church -- Maintenance or mission, it's a choice -- Not in my church, you don't -- A simple plan is the best plan -- Pastoral leadership in church transformation -- The necessity of strong lay leadership -- Growing a church is a lot of work -- Revitalization is a long-term project -- The church is not a building -- How do we measure success? -- If I had it to do it over -- Is church transformation for everyone?
12/2008 19.99 (11.99) Gift in memory of Dr. Thomas B. Musser and Dorothy B. Musser.