You Only Have to Die: Leading Your Congregation to New Life by James A. Harnish, James, A. Harnish A. | | NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
You Only Have to Die: Leading Your Congregation to New Life

You Only Have to Die: Leading Your Congregation to New Life

by James A. Harnish, James, A. Harnish A.
     
 

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A moving testimony to how a church can experience rebirth by discerning it core mission. The key to becoming a Spirit-energized, people-loving, life-giving, community-transforming congregation, says James A. Harnish, is really very simple. All you have to do is be willing to die. This ebook describes how God calls each congregation to a specific mission, how God

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A moving testimony to how a church can experience rebirth by discerning it core mission. The key to becoming a Spirit-energized, people-loving, life-giving, community-transforming congregation, says James A. Harnish, is really very simple. All you have to do is be willing to die. This ebook describes how God calls each congregation to a specific mission, how God grants discernment to understand what that mission is, and how God enables the congregation to die to its entrenched attitudes and behaviors in order to be resurrected to a new life of ministry and witness.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781426725494
Publisher:
Abingdon Press
Publication date:
09/01/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
445,871
File size:
988 KB

Meet the Author

James A. Harnish is the author of numerous books and Bible studies, including A Disciple’s Path, Strength for the Broken Places, Simple Rules for Money, and You Only Have to Die. He is an acclaimed pastor and ordained elder in The United Methodist Church who has led congregations throughout Florida, most recently Hyde Park in Tampa where he served for twenty-two years. In 2014, after forty-two years of active ministry, he retired from full-time ministry and moved to Winter Haven, Florida, where he lives with his wife, Marsha, and enjoys writing, reading, and playing with his grandchildren.

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