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Missionvision
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Many congregational leaders know the importance of clear vision and mission statements. Some of us have experienced positive energy working with a team that articulates congregational hopes and...

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Center for Congregations President Tim Shapiro spoke with Tod Bolsinger of Fuller Theological Seminary and author of <a...

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“The future is already here, it is just on the margins.” 
-Dave Gibbons, author and pastor of Newsong Church, Santa Ana, California

 

On February 11, 1805, a...

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Large church assessment tools
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This congregational assessment from Holy Cow Consulting provides benchmark data to inform decisions about identity, clergy search, strategic...

Large life cycle stages cong development
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This article presents a life cycle model that can help leaders understand their congregation's current life stage and anticipate inevitable transitions.

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Give your vision a litmus test. Increase your culture of collaboration. Create a “stop doing” list - and then execute it. Schedule a benchmarking trip to a larger, faster-growing church. Write down...

Large for the beauty of the church
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This collection of essays offer an expansive vision of the arts for the church.

Large overview of the strategic planning process
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This five-minute video introduces the entire strategic planning process through illustrations on a white board.

Large holy conversations
Book

This book of practical tools turns strategic planning into “holy conversations” guided by three critical questions.

Large advanced strategic planning
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This book emphasizes the importance of planning to carry out a mission, breaking down strategic planning into a four-fold process.

Large the hidden lives of congregations
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This book takes leaders below the surface to unpack the corporate nature of church relationships and the invisible dynamics at play. Using the Bowen Systems theory to examine the workings of the...

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This book covers the basics of Family Systems Theory, identifying where congregations get stuck and how to reframe challenges and move forward.

Large new visions initiative
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The Episcopal Church USA has developed the New Visions Initiative to focus on renewal, visioning for the future, and creative culture change in historically African American Episcopal...

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