Fixing Church 7.0: A Seven Week Study

Fixing Church 7.0: A Seven Week Study

by Bill Kemp


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780999768709
Publisher: Not Perfect Yet Publishing
Publication date: 12/27/2017
Pages: 70
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Bill is an ordained clergy person in the Western Pennsylvania Conference of the United Methodist Church, and an unofficial instigator for change. After serving a variety of local churches for 31 years, he switched into full time writing in 2010. Now he divides his time between nonfiction (books for churches and individuals going through transition) and creative fiction. He is the author of nine other books. Bill also does workshops and consulting (see He maintains a blog at where he posts each Tuesday about the upcoming scriptures (lectionary), as well as, addresses topics related to church management, social justice, and personal transition. Lately his creative work has extended into image production, media design, and drama.
Bill Kemp was first published by his denomination's press, Discipleship Resources (The United Methodist Church). In 2010, Bill launched Not Perfect Yet Publishing with an eye to providing a more "unvarnished" guide to church life and personal spirituality. He has a special interest in systemic change and how groups and individuals go through transition.
He lives near in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA) with his wife, dog, and cats. He also enjoys travel and photography. He actively pursues spiritual balance, shalom, and economic simplicity.

Table of Contents

Preface: Church with a capital "C"

  1. Begin Here -- Jesus begins with Blessing. How can our church be a blessing?

  2. Being Passionate -- 4 things needed to lift Spiritual Passion

  3. Being Compassionate -- real churches transform their neighborhoods

  4. Being a Fellowship -- why gathering as a congregation matters

  5. Being Worship-filled -- what makes for inspiration? How do we get Church to go home with us?

  6. Being Biblical -- Getting the snow ball rolling on everybody reading scripture

  7. Being Church (Soul) -- What matters for eternity

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