Some \”seasoned\” congregations were once vibrant and active and active in the lives of their communities. Older members remembers the \”good old days\” when the pews were full and the church was the center of activity. What changed all that?
Write some ideas for how your congregation can create opportunities for church growth and involvement in relevant ministries for the local community.
Book: Pastor: The Theology and Practice of Ordained Ministry, read the following chapter:
. Pastor as Priest
. Shattuck, Kelly. 2014. \”7 Startling Facts: An Up Close Look at Church Attendance in America.\” Church Leaders. Accessed February 27, 2015, https://www.churchleaders.