The quick-start program described in this book is designed for the rector or pastor who wants to hit the ground running. It is also designed for principle lay leaders who will be instrumental in the transition to leadership.
THE REV. CANON NEAL O. MICHELL is Canon Missioner for Strategic Development in the Diocese of Dallas. He has served as a consultant in congregational development and led vestry retreats and workshops, focusing on vision-casting and leadership development. He publishes a monthly congregational development newsletter.