What are five fundamental behaviors that can change your church? Offering practical advice, real-life examples, and theological insight, Methodist bishop Robert Schnase's 5-week curriculum teaches you how radical hospitality, passionate worship, intentional faith development, risk-taking mission and service, and extravagant generosity can transform your congregation---and the world. Includes six DVDs and leader's manual.
Format: Paperback Vendor: Abingdon Press Publication Date: 2008 Dimensions: 12 X 10 X 1.25 (inches)
Robert Schnase is bishop of the Missouri Conference of The United Methodist Church. Previously, he served as pastor of First United Methodist Church, McAllen, Texas. Schnase is the author of Five Practices of Fruitful Congregations, a best-selling book on congregational ministry that has ignited a common interest among churches and their leaders around its themes of radical hospitality, passionate worship, intentional faith development, risk-taking mission and service, and extravagant generosity. Five Practices has reached a global community with translations in Korean, Spanish, Russian, Hungarian, and German. Robert is also the author of Cultivating Fruitfulness, The Balancing Act, Five Practices of Fruitful Living, Ambition in Ministry, and Testing and Reclaiming Your Call to Ministry. Robert lives in Colombia, Missouri.