Readers will learn what makes rural ministry so unique, and so exciting.
One of the first books to explore in depth the impacts of postmodernity on rural ministry.
Leaders learn how to navigate the sometimes turbulent waters of organizational change dynamics.
With the Bible as a navigational chart, readers set sail on a new journey of fresh discovery and exploration.
Not all emerging cultural values are threats to the church. In fact, many are gifts to be embraced.
Readers will be taught how they can implement new strategies in their own context.
The book, Sea Change: Equipping Rural Churches for the Tides of Cultural Upheaval is set to release just in time for the holidays. Freiling Publishing is pleased to release this important work which has the potential to help the 150,000+ churches in rural America as they wrestle with shifting culture.
Many of the resources written for churches target large urban and suburban congregations. Author Jonathan Davis spent years researching rural culture, and has written an engaging book with rural pastors and churches in mind.
Davis delves deeply into the dynamics of rural ministry in the emerging postmodern and post-Christian North American contexts, explores how the Bible can help rural churches navigate the present age, and explores a fresh theology for ministry in rural and small-town contexts.
The book, Sea Change: Equipping Rural Churches for the Tides of Cultural Change, is set to release just in time for the holidays.