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The McDonaldization of the church : spirituality, creativity, and the future of the church

Author: John William Drane
Publisher: London : Darton Longman & Todd, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Why are the churches struggling to maintain credibility in a culture in which there are more spiritual seekers than at any time in living memory? John Drane believes that they have become stereotyped structures, offering uninventive pre-packaged worship to a dwindling minority. But there are exciting opportunities for growth, he argues - if only the churches rediscover their creativity and flexibility, and offer  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John William Drane
ISBN: 0232522596 9780232522594
OCLC Number: 45282490
Description: x, 203 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Cultural change in personal perspective --
Rational systems and human values --
The church and the iron cage --
Whom are we trying to reach? --
Celebrating the faith --
Prophetic gifts --
Telling the story --
Dreaming the church of the future.
Responsibility: John Drane.

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John Drane believes that the Churches have become stereotyped structures offering uninventive pre-packaged worship to a dwindling minority. But there are exciting opportunities for growth, he argues  Read more...

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