The Parish Paper - Ideas and Insights for Active Congregations, is a monthly resource for local church clergy and lay leaders to use to help their local churches engage in dynamic and fruitful ministry. This resource is being provided free of charge by the Conference Commission on Communications.
Each monthly issue of The Parish Paper provides ideas, insights, research-findings, and practical methods that strengthen the effectiveness of congregations in accomplishing God’s purposes through their various ministries.
The Detroit Conference's subscription to The Parish Paper INCLUDES:
- Permission to provide copies to conference staff and to the local churches within the Detroit Conference in any of the following ways: E-mail, Postal, newspaper, newsletter, meetings, training events, and our Web site.
- Permission for each local church within the Detroit Conference to (a) photocopy or electronically distribute for local use as many copies as it needs, (b) post them on its Web site, and (c) quote sentences and paragraphs.
Local churches within the Detroit Annual Conference to which we distribute The Parish Paper do NOT have permission (a) to delete the copyright notice, (b) to re-write, paraphrase, or change the wording of sentences and paragraphs, or (c) to give ANY THIRD PARTY—other than the staff and constituents of the Detroit Conference —permission to photocopy or reprint (in any quantity, no matter how small, whether for free distribution or for sale).
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