Running Church Meetings Skillfully and Carefully

by Jim Merhaut. Vibrant Faith Ministries, Faith Formation Learning Exchange.

This article offers practical suggestions to implement more productive meetings.


how to prepare for a meeting, how to create an agenda, incorporating spiritual formation and educational experiences

Best For

clergy, lay leaders, and board members



Suggested Uses

  • Plan for productive meetings by referring to this article beforehand.
  • Incorporate spiritual formation and educational experiences during meetings by following the suggestions outlined.

About the Contributor

Tim Shapiro

Tim is president of the Indianapolis Center for Congregations – of which the CRG is a program. He began serving the Center in 2003 after 18 years in pastoral ministry. He holds degrees from Purdue University and Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Tim’s interest in how congregations learn to do new things is represented in his book How Your Congregation Learns.

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