8 Essential Qualities of Healthy Growing Churches

During summer 2013, we started looking at the theme of the Eight Essential Qualities of Healthy Growing Churches.  These are according to the principles of "Natural Church Development" (NCD) which the Diocese of Coventry is encouraging all parishes to embrace.

The Diocese of Coventry 8EQs Introductory Handbook can be downloaded by clicking here

To listen to the talks from this series, which were given by Rev. Jim Perryman at Sunday services between May and September 2013, please click on the links below.  Talk 3 is audio only because of technical problems, all other talks include a video element showing the powerpoint slides which illustrated the talk.

1: Empowering Leadership (apologies for the poor sound quality)

2: Inspiring Worship 

3: Gift-orientated Ministry (audio only at present)

4: Holistic Small Groups

5: Passionate Spirituality

6: Loving Relationships 

7: Need-orintated Outreach

8: Functional Structures 

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