Church Collaboration is a website built by coaching and consulting firm ChurchFuture of Minneapolis that draws on research of various types of church mergers and collaboration models to provide ideas and how-to suggestions to churches exploring their merger options.
merger models; 9 Ways to Cooperate: Shared Campus, Parish Model, Continuation Merger, Rebirth Merger, Absorption Merger, Service Coalition, Church Partnership, Without Walls, and New Church Plant
clergy and lay leaders
- Have an open and honest conversation about the church's vision within your congregation after reading the How-to-Guide.
- Talk constructively with prospective partners, look objectively at collaboration options, form a team, and communicate effectively after exploring this website's suggestions.