Is your church more "micro" than "mega"? Think "successful Sunday school" means "super-size"? Tye encourages you to forget about numbers or trying to be like "the big guys"! Offering ample assurances, she explores Christian education principles and programs within a small church setting and emphasizes the need for pastoral leadership.
Christian Education is part of the vital ministry of all churches, but especially of small membership churches. In a culture that places great value on numbers, small membership churches often mistakenly see themselves at a disadvantage. Small membership churches can create wonderful opportunities to form and disciple faithful followers of Jesus Christ. In offering viable Christian Education, the role of the pastor is critical. This book invites pastors to lead their small membership churches to develop an imaginative and holistic vision of Christian Education. Read the Introduction