Back to Top
Our Stores Contact Us Help
Welcome, {{username}} Log Out Log In   /  Sign Up

Wide Welcome

Jessicah Krey Duckworth
Wide Welcome
sneak Peek

Wide Welcome

Jessicah Krey Duckworth

$25.99

Paperback
Also Available In
In Wide Welcome, Jessicah Krey Duckworth presents the stark differences between the established congregation, which cares for current members and congregational identity, and the disestablished one, intentionally equipped to facilitate the encounter between new and established members.
The disestablished congregations, she says, gains purpose and identity in the task of relating to the newcomer, and by doing so engages the world in powerful new ways. By intentionally extending the time of newcomer inquiry and allowing their questions, insights, and experiences to reverberate through the entire congregation both they and the church are changed.
Duckworth intentionally lays out possible designs for newcomer welcome that are local and particular.

- Publisher
Also Available In

You May Also Be Interested In

About "Wide Welcome"

In Wide Welcome, Jessicah Krey Duckworth presents the stark differences between the established congregation, which cares for current members and congregational identity, and the disestablished one, intentionally equipped to facilitate the encounter between new and established members.
The disestablished congregations, she says, gains purpose and identity in the task of relating to the newcomer, and by doing so engages the world in powerful new ways. By intentionally extending the time of newcomer inquiry and allowing their questions, insights, and experiences to reverberate through the entire congregation both they and the church are changed.
Duckworth intentionally lays out possible designs for newcomer welcome that are local and particular.

- Publisher

Meet the Author

Jessicah Krey Duckworth

Jessicah Krey Duckworth is assistant professor of congregation and community care at Luther Seminary, St. Paul, MN. An ordained minister in the ELCA, she has taught at Wesley Theological Seminary, Princeton Theological Seminary, and the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia.

Order now to secure your copy when our stock arrives. eBook is Available.

0 Available. Expected to ship in 3 weeks from Australia.
Quantity

Add to Wishlist

Product Details

Product Details
  • Catalogue Code 366801
  • Product Code 9780800699390
  • ISBN 0800699394
  • EAN 9780800699390
  • Pages 144
  • Department Academic
  • Category Church
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Fortress Press
  • Publication Date Jun 2013
  • Sales Rank #54124
  • Dimensions 227 x 154 x 8 mm
  • Weight 0.227kg

Bestsellers in Church