congregational life

Books

Multiethnic mix

The key to building a congregation of people from diverse ethnic backgrounds is to appeal to them in ways that trump their differences.
Books

Churches inside and out

Outside my office door are boxes of free books and journals left behind by a recently retired professor.
Books

Uneasy partners

My Easter Sunday sermon preparation was interrupted this year by a two-hour emergency meeting at a local housing authority, where we discussed marketing plans, reserve funds and retaining walls.