The Resource Your church can be healthy, C. Peter Wagner

Your church can be healthy, C. Peter Wagner

Label
Your church can be healthy
Title
Your church can be healthy
Statement of responsibility
C. Peter Wagner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wagner, C. Peter
Index
index present
LC call number
BV652.25
LC item number
.W33
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Creative leadership series.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Church growth
  • Church growth
Label
Your church can be healthy, C. Peter Wagner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Can the body of Christ be sick? -- Church growth is complex -- The medical model -- The positive side: vital signs -- Four axioms of church growth -- II. Ethnikitis: Should we move out now? -- The scenario -- An epidemic of ethnikitis -- Austin Congregational church -- Black ethnikitis -- What is the solution? -- Making the transition -- Problems of immigrant churches -- III. Old age: When are life-support systems called for? -- Senior citizens -- What "old age" is -- Cego, Texas -- Zion United Methodist church -- Meeting the needs of dying churches IV. People-blindness: Why isn't everyone like us? -- E-1, E-2, and E-3 -- Defining people-blindness -- Sociological tissue rejection -- Freedom in rolling hills -- Death in the nursery -- Is this discrimination? -- The cure for people-blindness -- V. Hyper-cooperativism: can Christian unity hinder evangelism? -- A false premise -- Positive effects of cooperative evangelism -- The follow-up gap -- Key 73 and here's life -- Schaller on cooperation -- Is there any hope? -- The process and the event -- VI. Koinonitis: What are spiritual navel-gazers? -- A. Fellowship inflammation -- Evangelistic myopia -- The sanctification gap -- Where koinonitis flourishes -- Dangers of group consciousness -- B. Fellowship saturation -- Getting over koinonitis -- VII. Sociological strangulation: Can good growth be choked off? -- Potbound churches -- Parking -- Solving the parking problem -- The sanctuary -- Add another service -- Build a larger sanctuary -- Agree on an optimum expansion size -- Combining the three -- VIII. Arrested spiritual development: why don't you act your age? -- A low regeneration level -- A low nurture level -- Philosophy of ministry -- Pastoral care -- The word of God -- Personal piety and spiritual formation -- Spiritual gifts -- Fellowship structures -- Worship -- Vision for the world -- The church renewal movement -- IX. St. John's syndrome: how does a hot church get lukewarm? -- Church life cycles -- Lukewarm cycles -- St. John syndrome in relation to other diseases -- Leaving the first love -- The priority of evangelism -- Preventing St. John's syndrome
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780687468706
Lccn
79000974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)4664582
Label
Your church can be healthy, C. Peter Wagner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Can the body of Christ be sick? -- Church growth is complex -- The medical model -- The positive side: vital signs -- Four axioms of church growth -- II. Ethnikitis: Should we move out now? -- The scenario -- An epidemic of ethnikitis -- Austin Congregational church -- Black ethnikitis -- What is the solution? -- Making the transition -- Problems of immigrant churches -- III. Old age: When are life-support systems called for? -- Senior citizens -- What "old age" is -- Cego, Texas -- Zion United Methodist church -- Meeting the needs of dying churches IV. People-blindness: Why isn't everyone like us? -- E-1, E-2, and E-3 -- Defining people-blindness -- Sociological tissue rejection -- Freedom in rolling hills -- Death in the nursery -- Is this discrimination? -- The cure for people-blindness -- V. Hyper-cooperativism: can Christian unity hinder evangelism? -- A false premise -- Positive effects of cooperative evangelism -- The follow-up gap -- Key 73 and here's life -- Schaller on cooperation -- Is there any hope? -- The process and the event -- VI. Koinonitis: What are spiritual navel-gazers? -- A. Fellowship inflammation -- Evangelistic myopia -- The sanctification gap -- Where koinonitis flourishes -- Dangers of group consciousness -- B. Fellowship saturation -- Getting over koinonitis -- VII. Sociological strangulation: Can good growth be choked off? -- Potbound churches -- Parking -- Solving the parking problem -- The sanctuary -- Add another service -- Build a larger sanctuary -- Agree on an optimum expansion size -- Combining the three -- VIII. Arrested spiritual development: why don't you act your age? -- A low regeneration level -- A low nurture level -- Philosophy of ministry -- Pastoral care -- The word of God -- Personal piety and spiritual formation -- Spiritual gifts -- Fellowship structures -- Worship -- Vision for the world -- The church renewal movement -- IX. St. John's syndrome: how does a hot church get lukewarm? -- Church life cycles -- Lukewarm cycles -- St. John syndrome in relation to other diseases -- Leaving the first love -- The priority of evangelism -- Preventing St. John's syndrome
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780687468706
Lccn
79000974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)4664582

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