Post Tagged with: "Institutionalism"

 
  • Church Growth and the Perils of Second-Order Feedback

    Feedback is the process where an action has an effect, which in turn changes the original action. Either it magnifies it ­– reinforcing feedback; or it corrects it – balancing feedback

     
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  • The Rise and Decline of British Methodism

    Application of the Institutional Model of Church Growth Some while ago I introduced a model of church membership that explain the rapid growth of a church, only to be followed […]

     
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  • Why Revivals Stopped in the UK

    And The Churches Declined In two previous posts I showed that the growth of the Presbyterian denomination in Wales came from a sequence of revivals that gave it a high […]

     
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  • Institutionalism and Church Decline

    In a recent post, Gillan Scott, deputy editor of the Archbishop Cranmer blog, suggested that the Church of England might be more interested in managing decline than engaging in mission […]

     
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