“5 Mistakes Churches Make with Building Projects” by Tony Morgan, 4/12/10.
Tony Morgan says “Churches that base their decision solely on price get exactly what they are after.”
(Thanks to Sarah for finding this.) Read more at … https://tonymorganlive.com/2010/04/12/5-mistakes-with-building-projects
by Bob Whitesel D.Min., Ph.D., 11/17/17.
In this video introduction I explain how missteps with facility expansion, renovation or even just reallocation can severely hinder church health. If you are a colleague, student, client or friend who would like to undertake an exercise designed to help you analyze past missteps and how to avoid them, start with this video intro. Then read a chapter on this I have penned available HERE: BOOK ©Whitesel EXCERPT – GROWTH BY ACCIDENT Missteps with New Facilities 2. (If you like the insights please support publisher and author by buying a copy here. The download is excerpted from my book: Growth by Accident – Death by Planning: How Not to Kill a Growing Church, Abingdon Press, 2004, pp. 76-80.)
©️Bob Whitesel 2017, used by permission only.
Watch this video of the book’s author reading a chapter (Chapter 6: Lessons from Failure) about how the adult Jacky (now John) learned two lessons:
Lesson 1: Early successes can lead to overconfidence
Lesson 2: Fear of death can test our readiness to be judged for our life.
©️Bob Whitesel used by permission only.
Commentary by Prof. B: Students in my LEAD 600: Strategic Leadership and Management look at the life of Corrie ten Boom as an example of forgiveness in the face or heinous racial and religious persecution. Watch this video for a powerful 4 minute introduction:
David C. Dollahite, “Faith, Fathering and Spirituality” in The Journal of Men’s Studies, vol. 7, issue 1 (Ann Arbor, MI: 1998), p 12.
Download the full article here: article-dollahite-faith-fathering-and-spirituality-in-the-journal-of-mens-studies-vol-7-issue-1-1998-p-12