How Your Church Family Works: Understanding Congregations as Emotional Systems / Edition 1

How Your Church Family Works: Understanding Congregations as Emotional Systems / Edition 1

by Peter L. Steinke
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1566991102

ISBN-13: 9781566991100

Pub. Date: 06/01/1993

Publisher: Alban Institute, Incorporated

Drawing on the work of Bowen, Friedman, and his own many years' counseling experience, Peter Steinke shows how to recognize and deal with the emotional roots of such issues as church conflict, leadership roles, congregational change, irresponsible behavior, and the effect of family of origin on current relationships. Discover why working relationships may be "stuck"

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Drawing on the work of Bowen, Friedman, and his own many years' counseling experience, Peter Steinke shows how to recognize and deal with the emotional roots of such issues as church conflict, leadership roles, congregational change, irresponsible behavior, and the effect of family of origin on current relationships. Discover why working relationships may be "stuck" in certain behaviors. Psychologically sound, theologically grounded, and practically illustrated with case studies, How Your Church Family Works will help you better understand how your congregation works and how to keep it healthy. Featuring a new preface and a fresh redesign, the book is a classic work by one of the most respected names in congregational consulting.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566991100
Publisher:
Alban Institute, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/01/1993
Series:
Church Leader's Core Library
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.38(d)

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