Becoming A Blessed Church

Forming a Church of Spiritual Purpose, Presence, and Power

Media Information:

Categories: Book Collection.
Author(s): Standish (N. Graham).
Publication Dates: 2004.
Publisher(s): Alban Institute.
Subject(s): Christian leadership, Church renewal, and Religion.
Format(s): Softcover.

Copies in the Resource Center:

  • BV 600.3 .S735 2005
  • Summary:

    Pastor and author N. Graham Standish describes how a church that is open to God’s purpose, presence, and power can claim God’s blessing. Standish shares the story of Calvin Presbyterian Church in Zelienople, Pennsylvania, and its journey to become a spiritually deep congregation, one that is inwardly and outwardly healthy: spiritually, psychologically, physically, and relationally.

    Becoming a Blessed Church¬†will help you discern God’s purpose and the path God is calling your congregation to walk. This book will help you find Christ in your midst and become aware of the many ways the blessings of God’s Spirit flow through your congregation.

    About the Author: The Rev. N. Graham Standish is pastor of Calvin Presbyterian Church in Zelienople, Pennsylvania. He is the author of three previous books on spirituality and is a therapist, retreat leader, teacher, and an adult adjunct faculty member at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. He holds a Ph.D. in spiritual formation.