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Fall 1987: Change

Volume 8
Fall

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In this Issue
FROM THE EDITORS
VITAL SIGNS
An interview with George H. Gallup
THE UNMALLEABLE IN ME
THE CHURCH THAT DIDN'T DIE
Even terminal congregations can recover.
GROWING PAINS
When a church grows, the pastor has to change, too.
THE TYRANNY OF THE RIGID
Dare You Change the Church's Name?
Dare You Change the Church's Name?
The delicate dance of implementing a new moniker.
Change Diplomacy
Change Diplomacy
Steps to take—before you take a major step.
CIRCLES OF CHANGE
FOLLOWING A BELOVED PREDECESSOR
A strong leader can leave shoes that are though to fill.
MOVING RIGHT IN
Accepting a new call does have to mean several years of feeling (and playing) the stranger.
THE PASTOR AS LIGHTNING ROD
In a turbulent church climate, pastors can be zapped when they least expect it.
WHEN NOT TO BUILD
Sometimes bricks and mortar aren't the answer for growth.
INFANT RITES
How to transcend the cute kid syndrome in dedications and baptisms.
FIVE MYTHS OF YOUTH MINISTRY
Work with young people doesn't always go by the book.
WHEN PASTOR IS ALSO PARENT
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