filtered by Conflict
By Luisa Bonillas
Cuando nuestra hija que solo hablaba español cumplió tres años de edad, decidimos dejar nuestra comunidad episcopal anglohablante en un suburbio de Phoenix por una feligresía episcopal hispanohablante en el centro de Phoenix.
By Alissa Newton
Can satisfaction be an impediment to positive change? In Satisfied Churches Don’t Change, Alissa Newton narrates a personal story of how dissatisfaction becomes a powerful way to move change forward.
By Adriane Bilous
In Shepherding Change, Adriane Bilous offers real stories of change, shared by participants in ECF’s Congregational Leadership Initiative program, that provide practical advice on how to tackle difficult changes in ministry.
By Luisa Bonillas
Change can be deeply painful, especially when it affects our emotional and spiritual wellbeing. In Conflict and Change, Luisa Bonillas describes the impact of difficult change in her church and what she learned from the experience.
By Alissa Anderson
People often have strong opinions about what they believe millennials care (or not) about. In Millennial Mythbusters: Church Edition, Alissa Anderson dispels some common myths and shares truths about millennials and their life in church.
By Melissa Rau
This month we offer five resources to help your congregation manage conflict.
By Annette Buchanan
Giving and receiving positive feedback as well as negative (constructive) feedback is a prerequisite for having healthy church relationships.
By Linda Buskirk
How are you approaching your annual vestry meeting?
By Christy Shain-Hendricks
This one-hour webinar will introduce a theological and biblical context for seeing and understanding that conflict is essentially relational.
By Richelle Thompson
May we seek a new language, new words for our coming days, words like hope, peace, joy, grace, and forgiveness.