One year ago, I began studying a rare but important species that many church officials wrongly believe doesn’t exist: the mainline Protestant congregation that finds vitality after doing away with the full-time pastorate. To be sure, it wasn’t always the easiest species to find. Many congregations with shrinking attendance and budgets continue to struggle after… Read More
The BTS Center will offer Innovation Incubator Awards totaling $70,000 to five transformative projects in religion, spirituality, practical theology, and ministry during the 2017 – 2018 funding cycle. More information is available HERE.
The BTS Center’s blog, “Bearings: Navigating Life-As-Ministry,” has won two DeRose-Hinkhouse Memorial Awards for Communications Excellence. Links to all of the award-winning pieces are available HERE.
IN THE NEWS
March 21, 2017: “Faith and Leadership” features a piece about H. Jeffrey MacDonald’s Innovation Incubator project.