Stop Doing That!

Many ministries that are highly effective and growing during a given season of a congregation's life eventually wane significantly.  LeeAnne Watkins, rector of St. Mary's Episcopal Church (St. Paul, MN), considers how best to respond to these difficult situations in her article in the June 13, 2012 edition of the Christian Century (p.10-11). In her parish, the once popular adult education offerings and midweek services stopped drawing significant crowds.  Along with a leadership team, she Read More …