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Creating the future of the church : a practical guide to addressing whole-system change

Author: Keith Elford
Publisher: London : SPCK, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What are the conditions that allow organizations and those within them to thrive? What happens when those conditions are applied to the Church? Deeply aware that more could be done to guarantee a successful future for the Church as an organization, Keith Elford explores the challenges it faces and urges us to take a more coherent approach to the way we think about and 'do' church. In recent years, research and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Elford, Keith.
Creating the future of the church
(OCoLC)860942728
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Keith Elford
ISBN: 9780281070787 0281070784
OCLC Number: 870869052
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover page; About the author; Title page; Imprint; Table of contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part 1: Understanding the Issues; 1. Face the facts; 2. Get organized; Part 2: Taking Action; 3. Trust the process; 4. Get on the 'T'; 5. Create a team; 6. Know who you are; 7. Decide where you want to go; 8. Get everyone involved; 9. Make it happen; 10. Keep it fresh; Notes; Further reading.
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A priest who is also a management consultant considered the Church as an organisation like other organisations - but not quite. Speaking from an extensive experience of helping and advising both  Read more...

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