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THE PARISH PAPER

Please refer to the copyright at the bottom BEFORE printing any of these issues.

  eGiving: It's About More Than Money (444.0 KiB, 768 hits)

  A Parable about Pastoral Leadership (369.7 KiB, 783 hits)

  Big Ministry Trends for 2014 (436.8 KiB, 754 hits)

  Why a Sense of Belonging Matters (485.3 KiB, 811 hits)

  E-Newsletters-Worth More Than You Know (478.3 KiB, 793 hits)

  Key Questions About Worship Attendance (415.8 KiB, 797 hits)

  September 2013-Disaster Relief (514.5 KiB, 802 hits)

  Avoiding Conversation Sandtraps (432.7 KiB, 810 hits)

  How to Avoid Pastor Burnout (524.9 KiB, 780 hits)

  Preventing Church Fraud (482.9 KiB, 806 hits)

  Where Are the Unchurched? (404.9 KiB, 825 hits)

  Keys to Growing a Small Church (459.1 KiB, 895 hits)

  Mission Possible! More Men in the Pews! (521.5 KiB, 895 hits)

  How is Your Congregation's Health? (322.9 KiB, 953 hits)

  What Type of Future Are We Building? (405.4 KiB, 969 hits)

  How to Manage Change Resistance (133.2 KiB, 917 hits)

  The Fun factor Asset in Congregational Climate (137.6 KiB, 1,230 hits)

  Where Do Teenagers Want to go to Church? (126.9 KiB, 1,471 hits)

  Are We Connecting to the Opportunity Group? (121.5 KiB, 1,293 hits)

  Financial Stewardship: 7 Myths and 7 Principles (129.9 KiB, 1,357 hits)

  Do We Help People Grow Spiritually? (133.7 KiB, 1,352 hits)

  Turnaround Strategies for Small Churches (140.2 KiB, 1,437 hits)

  Does Your Window Limit Your View? (158.4 KiB, 1,282 hits)

  How to Identify Our Church's Unstated Assumptions (160.0 KiB, 1,515 hits)

  Should Our Congregation Offer More Choices? (156.8 KiB, 1,438 hits)

  Going into all the World: Church Website Basics (159.2 KiB, 1,415 hits)

  What Do People Want in Their Pastors? (120.8 KiB, 1,502 hits)

  Permanent Endowment Fund: Blessing and Temptation (150.9 KiB, 915 hits)

  One Congregation: Many Locations (128.0 KiB, 959 hits)

  Vital Worshipping Community Grant Application (22.5 KiB, 1,366 hits)

  Lay Testimonials Is Strengthening Financial Giving (153.1 KiB, 1,348 hits)

  Shepherding Congregations through Gried Storms (142.0 KiB, 1,324 hits)

  Are We Singing the Right Hymns? (156.9 KiB, 1,392 hits)

  Seven Roads to a Multicultural Congregation (155.3 KiB, 1,375 hits)

  Are We a Leader Sending Congregation? (126.7 KiB, 1,395 hits)

  Planning for the Unexpected Financial Crisis (171.5 KiB, 1,271 hits)

  Become Comfortable with Conflict: Step One to Moving Beyond It. (284.3 KiB, 1,354 hits)

  Should We Fine Tune Our Church's Internal Culture? (110.7 KiB, 1,187 hits)

  New Trends in Belonging (394.3 KiB, 1,214 hits)

  What Can We Learn from the Emerging Church Movement? (230.7 KiB, 1,267 hits)

  Generous Givers: A Product of Motivation and Methods (255.5 KiB, 1,201 hits)

  Why Does Mentoring Succeed and Fail? (468.2 KiB, 1,296 hits)

  Should Our Congregation Use Internet Social Media? (368.6 KiB, 1,215 hits)

  How Much Should We Pay Our Pastor? (270.4 KiB, 1,246 hits)

  What Is Your Unconscious Intent? (287.3 KiB, 1,094 hits)

  Accomplishing Worthy Goals: Being Smart Is not Enough (407.2 KiB, 1,158 hits)

  Does a Congregation's Location Influence Its Effectiveness? (665.8 KiB, 1,130 hits)

  Incoming Pastors: Building Smoother Transition Bridges (321.0 KiB, 1,167 hits)

  When Does Success Lead to Failure? (118.1 KiB, 1,040 hits)

  What Is the Pastor's Role in Church Finances? (258.5 KiB, 1,049 hits)

  How To Select Quality Staff? (134.3 KiB, 956 hits)

  How to Prevent Bad Behavior during Times Of Change (220.4 KiB, 972 hits)

  Why Do People Connect with Christ and a Congregation? (416.0 KiB, 969 hits)

 
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