Shaping our future : challenges for the Church in the twenty-first century / J. Stephen Freeman, editor.
Contributor(s): Freeman, J. Stephen.Material type: TextPublisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Cowley Publications, ©1994Description: xiv, 193 pages ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1561011029; 9781561011025; 1561010979; 9781561010974.Subject(s): Episcopal Church -- Congresses | Pastoral theology -- Episcopal Church -- Congresses | Mission of the church -- Congresses | Christianity -- Forecasting -- CongressesDDC classification: 250 LOC classification: BX5820 | .S53 1994
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Papers presented at the Shaping Our Future symposium held in St. Louis, Aug. 12-15, 1993.
Includes bibliographical references.
Foreword / Robert Gould Tharp -- Introduction / Jon C. Shuler -- Part one: the challenge of structure -- The parish church and tomorrow / Loren Mead -- The trinity and church structure / Robert W. Jenson -- The church, structure, and reform / J. Stephen Freeman -- Part two: the challenge of ministry -- New church, new millennium / Roger J. White -- Putting the church in scale / Timothy F. Sedgwick -- Educating leaders for the church / James C. Fenhagen -- A bishop in the church of God / Peter James Lee -- Part three: the challenge of mission and culture -- The mission imperative: change and challenge / Richard Kew -- The new paganisms / Tom Wright -- And now a word from your culture / Terry Mattingly -- New wine for new wineskins / Nan Peete -- The church and changing times / Nelle Bellamy -- Part four: the challenge of leadership -- Rethinking parish structures: the quality questions / Steven R. Rottgers -- A layman's view of the future / George Lockwood -- The challenge of the gospel for a new century / Tony Campbell.