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Fishing Differently is a must read. It makes clergy and lay alike realize it can't be business as usual but we have to be much more innovative in our thinking. Rev. Williams has a creative mind and can think outside the box to achieve results. Those qualities are something many more would benefit from having and using.

F.I.S.H. Differently! Take Stock of all Available Capital Resources

Established congregations face a climate of declining attendance, increased financial pressure, and a growing frustration with the decline in church membership. The goal is to develop transformational ministries that have a real impact on the community, exercise good stewardship, and reward the


New Pastors Should Make Time to Listen

The first year of a pastoral assignment is often referred to as the honeymoon phase, but this can be extremely misleading. Pastors are encouraged not to make any changes but continue to love the people and preach grace, while congregants often have unrealistic expectations of what the new pastor


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