Understanding Your Congregation As A System

Understanding Your Congregation As A System

by George Parsons, Speed B. Leas
     
 

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Parsons and Leas have created an important tool for congregational leaders in this application of systems theory to evaluating a congregation's life and readiness for change. Church leaders can explore the forces at work and examine the systemic implications in seven key areas: strategy, process, pastoral and lay leadership, authority, relatedness, and learning.… See more details below

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Parsons and Leas have created an important tool for congregational leaders in this application of systems theory to evaluating a congregation's life and readiness for change. Church leaders can explore the forces at work and examine the systemic implications in seven key areas: strategy, process, pastoral and lay leadership, authority, relatedness, and learning. The Manual provides an overview of systems theory, complete instructions for administering and scoring the Congregational Systems Inventory (CSI), and guidance for interpreting and explaining the inventory results using sample scores.

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ISBN-13:
9781566991186
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
12/31/1993
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
156
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.36(d)

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