Hugendubel.de - Das Lesen ist schön

Warenkorb

€ 0,00 0 Buch dabei,
portofrei
Bücher immer versandkostenfrei
From Geography to Affinity: How Congregations Can Learn from One Another als Taschenbuch
PORTO-
FREI

From Geography to Affinity: How Congregations Can Learn from One Another

Sprache: Englisch.
Taschenbuch
Changes in denominational life in North America have left congregatins with two difficult choices. On ane hand, they can choose to act as though their ministries and programs can still best be established by national denominational offices. On the ot... weiterlesen
Taschenbuch

22,99*

inkl. MwSt.
Portofrei
vorbestellbar
From Geography to Affinity: How Congregations Can Learn from One Another als Taschenbuch
Produktdetails
Titel: From Geography to Affinity: How Congregations Can Learn from One Another
Autor/en: Lyle E. Schaller

ISBN: 0687022665
EAN: 9780687022663
Sprache: Englisch.
ABINGDON PR

Mai 2003 - kartoniert - 240 Seiten

Beschreibung

Changes in denominational life in North America have left congregatins with two difficult choices. On ane hand, they can choose to act as though their ministries and programs can still best be established by national denominational offices. On the other hand, they can choose to act as though their denominational identity is completely irrelevant to their mission. Underlying these difficult choices, writes Lyle E. Schaller, is the tremendous flux in the relationship between national denominations and their member congregations over the last forty years. The fact that relatively few visitors choose to affiliate with a congregation on the basis of denominational identity leads some to conclude (incorrectly) that the interdependence and cooperation between congregations of similar heritage and background is unimportant. At the same time, others conclude (also incorrectly) that there is nothing wrong with current denominational structures and that congregations need simply to align themselves with their denominations's directions more thoroughly. To these bad choices, Schaller proposes an alternative. He observes that many congregations already seek to extend their mission and make their ministries more effective by participating in affinity networks--groups of congregations that share particular goals and visions. Schaller suggests the establishment of such networks within, rather than outside of, denominations. He argues that they should be established on the judicatory level. Rather than making state or regional boundaries the organizing principle by which congregations within a denomination align themselves, why not form judicatories around a particular sense of mission, or distinctivetheological stands? Schaller concludes that allowing and encouraging the formation of such affinity networks will recognize the differences between congregations within a denominations as the strength it truly is, and will, foster a greater unity of purpose between the denom

Kunden, die diesen Artikel gekauft haben, kauften auch

Tragen Sie Ihre E-Mail- Adresse ein, und bleiben Sie kostenlos informiert:
INSELblau
eBook
von Stina Jensen
Möwenschrei
- 10% **
eBook
von Nina Ohlandt
Print-Ausgabe € 10,00
Paganinis Fluch
- 10% **
eBook
von Lars Kepler, …
Print-Ausgabe € 9,99
Harry Potter 1 und der Stein der Weisen
Buch (gebunden)
von Joanne K. Row…

Diese Artikel könnten Sie auch interessieren

Der Hundeflüsterer - Thriller
eBook
von B.C. Schiller
Ein Abenteuer in den Highlands
eBook
von Karin Lindber…
Bretonische Flut
- 23% **
eBook
von Jean-Luc Bann…
Bisher € 12,99
Liebe per Vertrag
eBook
von Emma Jahn
Das Meer in deinem Namen
- 30% **
eBook
von Patricia Koel…
Print-Ausgabe € 9,99
Servicehotline
089 - 70 80 99 47

Mo. - Fr. 8.00 - 20.00 Uhr
Sa. 10.00 - 20.00 Uhr
Filialhotline
089 - 30 75 75 75

Mo. - Sa. 9.00 - 20.00 Uhr
Bleiben Sie in Kontakt:
Sicher & bequem bezahlen:
akzeptierte Zahlungsarten: Überweisung, offene Rechnung,
Visa, Master Card, American Express, Paypal
Zustellung durch:
* Alle Preise verstehen sich inkl. der gesetzlichen MwSt. Informationen über den Versand und anfallende Versandkosten finden Sie hier.
** im Vergleich zum dargestellten Vergleichspreis.