Journey in the Wilderness: New Life for Mainline Churches
ISBN: 1426710658
EAN13: 9781426710650
Language: English
Pages: 150
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
The last forty years have seen transitions in mainline churches that feel, for many, like a journey into the wilderness. Yet God is calling us in this moment, not to grieve over the changes we have experienced but to hear the call to a new mission, and a new faithfulness. In Journey in the Wilderness , Gil Rendle draws on decades as a pastor and church consultant to point a way into a hopeful future. The key to embracing the wilderness is to learn new skills in leading change, to reach beyond a position of privilege and power to become churches that serve God's hurting people.