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Spring : Community Transformation

Volume 24
Spring

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In this Issue
From the EditorSubscriber Access Only
Currents Shaping Our World: How Others See UsSubscriber Access Only
Clergy ratings drop to lowest level ever; moral decline expected.
Currents Shaping My Church: Up and ComersSubscriber Access Only
What characteristics do you look for in future leaders?
Currents Shaping My Church: Candid-dating on VideoSubscriber Access Only
Before making a date with a prospective ministry staffer, swap videos.
Currents Counter-Culture: Tony Soprano SingsSubscriber Access Only
How this pastor uses pop culture to talk about faith.
Wizard of OddsSubscriber Access Only
The Leadership Interview
When Your Neighborhood Changes YouSubscriber Access Only
How three Twin Cities churches have adjusted to reach their rapidly changing community.
Churches in ActionSubscriber Access Only
Throughout the country, churches find creative ways to serve their communities.
Secret ServicesSubscriber Access Only
Churches freely provide social services, but neither church nor community realizes to what extent. A new study calculates its value.
How to Get a GrantSubscriber Access Only
Sources of funding that your ministry just might qualify for.
Going NativeSubscriber Access Only
Settling for my way tempts pomos, boomers, in fact, every age group. And it's deadly.
A Whole New AttitudeSubscriber Access Only
To change a city, we first had to change our church.
Like a Good NeighborSubscriber Access Only
Six keys to improve your church's reputation within the community.
Sometimes You Just Need to DisappearSubscriber Access Only
The best pastoring doesn't happen in the office.
Let's Go to the TapeSubscriber Access Only
As churches experiment with preaching on video. What are we learning?
The Multi-Site ChurchSubscriber Access Only
Some of the strengths of this new life form.
She's No Betty CrockerSubscriber Access Only
When the pastor's spouse doesn't meet the church's expectations.
Ministry at the Makeshift MemorialSubscriber Access Only
After a kidnapped child was found dead, how could I help at the impromptu wailing wall?
When the Grief-Stricken get Grief-StuckSubscriber Access Only
Two techniques to help the grieving complete the journey.
Growing Edge Book Review: Not What I DoSubscriber Access Only
The pastor of a postmodern ministry makes the case against cloning his church.
Growing Edge In Brief:Subscriber Access Only
Holy Multi-taskingSubscriber Access Only
Lots of transactions take place during the sermon, many of them sacred. On ocassion I get to watch.
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