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Preparing for Change Reaction: How to Introduce Change in Your Church

Preparing for Change Reaction: How to Introduce Change in Your Church

by Bob Whitesel
     
 

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This practical guide is designed to be used by church leaders with their boards as a tool for negotiating needed changes effectively. The author compellingly makes the case that new methodology can and must be embraced without altering a church's beliefs or mission. He then offers a series of exercises to be undertaken jointly by church leaders that will result in

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This practical guide is designed to be used by church leaders with their boards as a tool for negotiating needed changes effectively. The author compellingly makes the case that new methodology can and must be embraced without altering a church's beliefs or mission. He then offers a series of exercises to be undertaken jointly by church leaders that will result in the production of a master plan for managing change in the local church.

Your team will— •Understand which changes threaten a church's identity—and which do not. •Identify the church's core values and nonnegotiable beliefs. •Anticipate the ten most common reactions to change. •Develop a workable plan for introducing change in your church.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780898273649
Publisher:
Wesleyan Publishing House
Publication date:
01/28/2008
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.47(d)

Meet the Author


Bob Whitesel is professor of Christian ministry and missional leadership at Wesley Seminary at Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Indiana, and president of C3 International (Creative Church Consulting).

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