Handling Conflict

Building Church Leaders, 2015. Accessed May 8, 2020.

This thorough resource, covering 12 different aspects of conflict, identifies negative and positive aspects of congregational conflict to help create a culture of conflict resistance.


interviews, how-to articles, assessments, case studies, devotionals, discussion questions

Best For

clergy and lay leaders


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Suggested Uses

  • Discuss conflict in a staff or committee meeting by utilizing the article and the recommended scripture readings, topical content, and discussion questions.
  • Effectively address conflict by following the tips covered in the article, "Six Rules for a Fair Fight."

About the Contributor
Marie Fleming

Marie Fleming is a contract resource consultant for the Center for Congregations. Her consulting practice includes congregation-based Permaculture Design and equipping congregations for creation care.

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