Principles of Vibrant Small Parishes
Materials from 2017 Small Parish Forum
- Engaging Our Neighbor --individual talks - no handouts
- Engaging Multiple Generations
The following materials either support the content from the Forum or are associated with topics mentions briefly during the Forum:
Envisioning a Hopeful Parish Future --Numerous articles from this page are relevant including "Core Values" , "What Kind of Parish..." and "Parish Vision Toolbox"
Parish Renewal and Revitalization -- An array of potentially useful articles.
Communications - Internal and External - Articles on Improving Websites and Parish Bulletins, Tips for taking good photographs.
Evangelization and Spreading the Gospel - Slide show intro to Orthodox Christianity, "Mystery worshippers", Summary of Survey of Experiences of Orthodox Converts
Leadership & Parish Council - Articles on Parish Council Practices, Reorganizing parish ministries, Learning to delegate.