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Compass For Congregations

Compass for Congregations
Positive deviance is an asset-based approach used to address many social challenges. It has been used in third world countries. It has been employed by those trying to solve United States inner city issues. What would it look like applied to a… continue reading
Compass for Congregations
As part of its Compass for Congregations series, the Center for Congregations has published this four-page article to share its learnings from some Indiana congregations that are successfully engaging young adults. This article is a useful tool for… continue reading
Compass for Congregations
Your congregation is in the midst of new challenges and opportunities all the time. After all, your congregation is made up of dynamic people, ideas, beliefs and so much more. Each season brings new possibilities. To take advantage of new… continue reading
Compass for Congregations
How do you move forward when your congregation either needs or chooses to begin something new? Perhaps members of your congregation want to serve the homeless, even though a homeless ministry would be an entirely new endeavor. Maybe you are working… continue reading