Table of Contents


Foreword

Dr. Paige Patterson

13

About the Author

15

Chapter 1

Can You Relate to This?

17

Chapter 2

Why Is It Like This?

23

Chapter 3

What Will Guide Us?

25

Chapter 4

The Solution

29

Chapter 5

The Big Four

33

Chapter 6

Orientation for the Big Four

43

Chapter 7

Church Business Conferences

45

Chapter 8

Who Does What?

51

Chapter 9

Church Conflict

55

Chapter 10

How to Transition

59

Chapter 11

What to Expect

63

Chapter 12

Leading Well

67

Chapter 13

A Sample Constitution and Bylaws

71

Appendix #1

Four Handbooks

115

Appendix #2

Orientation Guide

155

Appendix #3

Personal SHAPE Profile

165

Appendix #4

SHAPE Database Codes

173

Appendix #5

Church Mission

179

Appendix #6

Acronyms

187

Appendix #7

Annual Reviews

189

Appendix #8

Additional Resource

201