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The Resource Wide Welcome : How the Unsettling Presence of Newcomers Can Save the Church

Wide Welcome : How the Unsettling Presence of Newcomers Can Save the Church

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Wide Welcome : How the Unsettling Presence of Newcomers Can Save the Church
Title
Wide Welcome
Title remainder
How the Unsettling Presence of Newcomers Can Save the Church
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While most churches offer 'new member classes' and genuinely seek to welcome visitors, too often the end result is a rush to assimilate the newcomer into formal membership and all of the invitations to participation in committees, choirs, or fellowship groups that go along with it. In Wide Welcome, Jessicah Krey Duckworth presents the stark differences between the established congregation, which cares for current members and congregational identity, and the disestablished one, intentionally equipped to facilitate the encounter between new and established members. The disestablished congreg
Member of
Cataloging source
MHW
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Duckworth, Jessicah Krey
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Prisms
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian converts
  • Lutheran Church
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Christian converts
  • Lutheran Church
  • RELIGION / Christian Ministry / Evangelism
Label
Wide Welcome : How the Unsettling Presence of Newcomers Can Save the Church
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Deliberate disestablishment -- Intersections of inquiry -- Facilitating newcomer participation -- Designing disestablishment -- The task of the Ecclesia Crucis
Control code
ocn845258965
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (144 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781451426250
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt22n4p37
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)845258965
Label
Wide Welcome : How the Unsettling Presence of Newcomers Can Save the Church
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Deliberate disestablishment -- Intersections of inquiry -- Facilitating newcomer participation -- Designing disestablishment -- The task of the Ecclesia Crucis
Control code
ocn845258965
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (144 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781451426250
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt22n4p37
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)845258965

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