New Beginnings for Mainline Christianity
All Pilgrims has partnered with a local independent bookseller, Ada’s Technical Books, owned by Danielle Hulton, a member of All Pilgrims. Although Ada’s specializes in technical books, you may order any title through them and receive an All Pilgrims member discount of 10% when using the coupon code ALLPILGRIMS. Books can be mailed to you or picked up at Ada’s which is located two blocks from the church. To order, visit www.adasbooks.com or follow any provided links.
Bass, Diana Butler, Christianity After Religion: The End of Church and the Birth of a New Spiritual Awakening. Butler Bass explores the statistics concerning the decline of mainline Christianity post 9/11 and where she sees hope for renewal.
Bass, Diana Butler, Christianity for the Rest of Us. Researcher Butler Bass tells the stories of thriving congregations who find new life by living into their spiritual gifts.
Robinson, Anthony B., Changing the Conversation: A Third Way for Congregations (2008). A contemporary UCC minister offers ten “conversations” to help church leaders think and act in ways that respond to the challenges of our postmodern culture.