Resources

Parish Paper 2017

PP — 1 — 2017 Conquering the Cutback Syndrome

PP — 2 — 2017 How Do Congregations Respond to Interfaith Couples

PP — 3 — 2017 Guide to Good Governance

PP — 4 — 2017 Reclaiming Small Church Ministry

PP — 5 — 2017 Financing the Local Church

PP — 6 — 2017 Ministry in the Midst of Tragedy

PP — 7 — 2017 How Can We Help Immigrants

PP — 8 — 2017 What Promotes Hope

PP — 11 — 2017 Mistakes Churches Make During an Interim Ministry

PP — 12 — 2017 Does Our Pastor Need a Job Description

The Michigan District LCMS’s purchase of a subscription to The Parish Paper INCLUDES

1.      Permission to provide copies to our staff and congregations within our jurisdiction in any of the following ways: E-mail, Postal, newspaper, newsletter, meetings, training events, and our website.

2.      Permission for our staff and congregations within our jurisdiction to (a) photocopy or electronically distribute for local use as many copies as it needs, (b) post them on its website, and (c) quote sentences and paragraphs.

Our staff and congregations within our jurisdiction do not have permission (a) to delete the copyright ownership notice, (b) to re-write, paraphrase, delete, or change the wording of sentences and paragraphs, or (c) to give any third party—other than our staff and constituents—permission to photocopy or reprint (in any quantity, no matter how small, whether for free distribution or for sale).