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Thriving through ministry conflict: by understanding your red and blue zones [electronic resource] / James P. Osterhaus, Joseph M. Jurkowski, and Todd A. Hahn.

Osterhaus, James P. (Author). Hahn, Todd, 1968- (Added Author). Jurkowski, Joseph M. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780310871057 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0310871050 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 14 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Zondervan : 2011.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Tom Parks.
Summary, etc.: Church conflict doesn't have to be an enemy that tears a congregation apart. By learning how to handle it wisely, pastors and church leaders can make resistance one of their most valuable allies. Far from fearing conflict, leaders can turn it into a catalyst for positive change and a stronger, more united church. Through the fictional story of a typical pastor embroiled in conflict, Thriving through Ministry Conflict shows how to handle and resolve conflict in a healthy way. By working through a series of response activities and discussion questions, the reader will gain powerful insights into the emotional dynamics of conflict. Here are the knowledge and tools that can help pastors and church leaders trade self-defeating responses to conflict for an empowering, constructive approach; gain a working command of key conflict survival principles; and cultivate the skills needed to effectively navigate the conflicts every ministry leader faces.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Clergy > Psychology.
Church controversies.
Pastoral theology.

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