Drop-In Consulting

We are living in unprecedented times that are creating new challenges for clergy and faith leaders. I am writing to you today to tell you about a unique opportunity to get the help you need from the Center for Congregational Health. Because of the generous support of...

Sirens and Warning Signs

One morning on my drive into work, I was in traffic, on the interstate, that was inching along—three lanes in each direction, barely moving.  I heard a siren in the distance, I looked in my rear-view mirror, I could not see lights flashing and I noticed that no one...

It’s time for action, but what action?

The latest research from the ongoing, multi-year, Hartford Institute study on American congregational life (FACT, 2015) confirms what most people involved in the life of a church already know. Most American congregations find themselves in a challenging situation:...