The era of the very large church which began around the 1980’s in the Western World has proved to be both exciting and frustrating for..
A shift is taking place in the western world, a shift that will become even more noticeable in the years to come. According to Tom Rainer,..
About 20 years ago I read the book E-Myth Revisited. It is a guide to success for small business owners. In the beginning of the book, the..
The work of Inagrace Dietterich from the Chicago-based Center for Parish Development centers on the call to recover an ecclesiology driven..
Why do we see so many major conflicts in churches? Why, in churches with sincere, God-loving believers, do we see such resistance to..
“Boards, Elders and Committees” are groups of people entrusted with overseeing /running an organisation like a church or making..
Numerous studies have been done over the years on what is called the resistance /receptivity axis and how it should affect the way in which..
There is no doubt that large churches have captured our attention over the last 20 years and have become a force to be reckoned with even..
Church pathology is the study of the growth-inhibiting diseases of Churches, the characteristics and symptoms of those diseases and the..
Research indicates only about 5 to 10 percent of pastors give more attention to organisational needs than to personal and professional..