Creating a Healthier Church: Family Systems Theory, Leadership, and Congregational Life

This item is part of Creative Pastoral Care and Counseling series

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Release Date: Monday, August 19, 1996
Format: Paperback, 184 pages  5.5 x 8.5 inches
Publisher: Fortress Press
ISBN: 9780800629557
Age Level: Family; Leader
Depth: 0.5


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Description Endorsements Table of Contents
1. Introduction: When Bad Things Happen in Good Churches
2. The Congregation: More Than Meets the Eye
3. What Unbalances the System?
4. Being One among Many
5. Closeness, Distance, and the Congregation
6. Foolishness and Wisdom in Church Leadership
7. Reactivity Is More than Reacting
8. The Four Functional Styles of Congregational Life
9. Triangles in the Congregation
10. Signs of Serious Problems in the Church
11. Birth Order and Leadership Style
12. Assessing Your Congregation's Emotional System
13. Becoming a Better Leader
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