This research-based article is a roadmap to transformative community ministry with seven readiness characteristics, action steps, and reflection questions.
scripture references; congregational characteristics; action steps; research findings across many faith traditions, references to Faith Communities Today, Ram Cnaan, and Heidi Unruh studies
congregations seeking to create impactful community ministry
- Identify characteristics and strengthen your congregation's skillset to implement a transformational community ministry.
- Consider the realistic demands of community ministry by sharing and discussing this article with your team.