This book offers a proven model to ensure the success of a church merger, one that looks more like a fresh start versus a last-ditch effort that will only delay decline. Here, a merger is...
This organization provides a wide variety of resources, such as coaching, workshops, and blogs, to help congregations and youth ministers build a sustainable youth ministry.
This book equips congregations with tools to move from maintenance to mission, examining the characteristics of turnaround churches through scripture and stories.
This association helps congregations find state agencies that offer state-specific information about regulations for new congregations and congregations that conduct charitable activities or...
This assessment helps potential church planters and their respective organizations identify strengths and development needs for both parties to discern the possibilities of a church planting...
This organization provides workshops, online resources, and assessment tools focused on church planting, church health, leadership development, and conflict resolution.
This organization offeres resources and trainings with the goal of planting and supporting churches in small-town America.
This book advocates for the practice of radical hospitality and focusing the church's mission towards disciple-making in order to draw people back to church.
This seminary textbook on "practical theology" will help congregational leaders who want to understand how the congregation functions and how to build on successes.
Writted by a United Methodist leader, this article offers 50 helpful actions that congregations can take to ease clergy leadership transitions.