This organization provides consulting and leadership training in a wide variety of areas, including an interim ministry training and clearing house program.
This organization helps dying congregations foster new life through utilizing the assets of a declining congregation to begin a new one.
This consulting group helps synagogues with planning, organizational renewal, decision-making, and leadership coaching.
This web resource by Susan Beaumont, a former Area Minister in the American Baptist Churches and now a leading consultant specializing in the unique dynamics of large congregations, suggests...
This resource asks congregations to assess their needs and explore alternatives before devoting resources to building a new facility.
This article outlines concrete, practical steps to follow for a church that has decided to close.
This book tells the story of how a church was able to merge with a thriving congregation to enter a new chapter in ministry, despite the geological distance between the two.
This downloadble liturgy from the United Church of Canada is designed to be the final community worship service in a closing church.
This resource will increase the effectiveness of your congregation by providing a guide to planning for efficient meetings, covering basics such as promomting discussions and different...
This article describes a brief history of the missional church movement and discusses the rationale of authros and theologians who are proponents of the movement.