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The Parish Paper

Ideas and Insights for Active Congregations  

Editor: Cynthia Woolever

Each monthly issue of The Parish Paper provides ideas, insights, research-findings, and practical methods that strengthen the effectiveness of congregations in accomplishing God’s purposes through their various ministries. Unlike most newsletters, The Parish Paper is strictly a reprint-rights publication for congregations, judicatories, seminaries, and educational institutions.  *See distribution information below

*Information regarding the distribution of the Parish Paper:

The Florida-Bahama’s purchase of a subscription to The Parish Paper INCLUDES

  1. Permission to provide copies to our staff and to the congregations within The Florida-Bahamas Synod in any of the following ways: E-mail, Postal, newspaper, newsletter, meetings, training events, and our Web site.
  1. Permission for each congregation within the Florida-Bahamas Synod to (a) photocopy or electronically distribute for local use as many copies as it needs, (b) post them on its Web site, and (c) quote sentences and paragraphs.

Congregations within the Florida-Bahamas Synod do NOT have permission (a) to delete the copyright notice, (b) to re-write, paraphrase, or change the wording of sentences and paragraphs, or (c) to give ANY THIRD PARTY—other than staff and constituents—permission to photocopy or reprint (in any quantity, no matter how small, whether for free distribution or for sale).

Download additional free resources at :

  • 34 Volumes of Church Effectiveness Nuggets – Each volume provides principles and how-to-do-it procedures that strengthen effectiveness with a particular ministry.
  • Planning Process – How to Accomplish Effective Congregational Planning
  • Core Values – The Powerful, Invisible Influence of Core Values: Why Every Congregation Needs to Identify Them
  • Prayer Development – The Secret to Abundant Living: Learning How to Ask
  • Financial Stewardship – Planning and Leading a Miracle Sunday Campaign

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