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How to create intentional opportunities for friendships

April 20, 2017 | by Charles Arn

Discover how friendship is a key to creating community in your church. Dr. Charles Arn, Professor of Christian Ministry and Outreach at Wesley Seminary, shares ideas of how to develop this aspect of your congregation and the reason why it will lead to church growth. (Excerpted from the Society For Church Consulting’s Church Staffing Summit 2015.)


Charles Arn
Dr. Charles Arn is a professor of Outreach at Wesley Seminary in Marion, IN. His latest book: Heartbeat! How to Turn Passion into Ministry in Your Church introduces readers to the exciting process of building "missional side-doors."

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