Category Archives: Thoughts on the Care of a Congregation, by Multiple Contributors

This category explores all aspects of caring for a congregation.

Stewardship – Ask Once and Honor the Response

Dear Friends, I feel called to share a few things with you. These things have to do with stewardship and how people tend to support the things they believe in. These are bits of “wisdom” that I have learned in … Continue reading

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Stewardship – My Parents Could Not Afford Church

My parents could not afford church: I grew up in what must have been a “normal” 1950s home. We had enough, but not too much. Enough for us was a roof over our heads, one car in the driveway, one … Continue reading

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Evolution of a Multi-Format Worship Strategy

The story of the Evolution of St. Peter’s  By the Sea (Sitka, Alaska) Multi-Format Worship Strategy June 18, 2011 Sometimes a system evolves almost unnoticed by those who participate in it. But frequently there is a logic or principle at the … Continue reading

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