Congregations : their power to form and transform / C. Ellis Nelson, editor.

Contributor(s): Nelson, Carl Ellis, 1916-Publication details: Atlanta : J. Knox Press, c1988Description: iv, 287 p. ; 21 cmISBN: 0804216010 (pbk.) :; 9780804216012 (pbk.)Subject(s): Pastoral theology | Christian education -- Philosophy
Contents:
Why this book on congregations? / C. Ellis Nelson -- Memory in congregational life / Bruce C. Birch -- The congregation as chameleon: how the pesent interprets the past / Jackson W. Carroll -- Why do people congregate? / David S. Steward -- Using church images for commitment, conflict, and renewal / Carl S. Dudley -- Centers of vision and energy / Donald Eugene Miller -- Meeting in the silence: meditation as the center of congregational life / Mary Elizabeth Moore -- Belonging: a sacramental approach to inclusion and depth of commitment / Robert L. Browning -- Leading: paideia in a new key / Janet F. Fishburn -- Communicating: informal conversations in the congregation's education / Charles R. Foster -- Teaching: forming and transforming grace / Maria Harris.
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BV 600.2 CONG 1988 (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Available 35678000270456

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [265]-266.

Why this book on congregations? / C. Ellis Nelson -- Memory in congregational life / Bruce C. Birch -- The congregation as chameleon: how the pesent interprets the past / Jackson W. Carroll -- Why do people congregate? / David S. Steward -- Using church images for commitment, conflict, and renewal / Carl S. Dudley -- Centers of vision and energy / Donald Eugene Miller -- Meeting in the silence: meditation as the center of congregational life / Mary Elizabeth Moore -- Belonging: a sacramental approach to inclusion and depth of commitment / Robert L. Browning -- Leading: paideia in a new key / Janet F. Fishburn -- Communicating: informal conversations in the congregation's education / Charles R. Foster -- Teaching: forming and transforming grace / Maria Harris.