The Resource Holy places : matching sacred space with mission and message, Nancy DeMott, Tim Shapiro, and Brent Bill

Holy places : matching sacred space with mission and message, Nancy DeMott, Tim Shapiro, and Brent Bill

Label
Holy places : matching sacred space with mission and message
Title
Holy places
Title remainder
matching sacred space with mission and message
Statement of responsibility
Nancy DeMott, Tim Shapiro, and Brent Bill
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Building communicate. Stained glass windows, high altars, multi-purpose worship/gymnasium spaces, Plexiglas pulpits, padded pews--these and all other architectural elements say something about a congregation's theology and mission. They point to a faith community's beliefs about worship, identity, purpose, and more. From the stark simplicity of a Quaker meetinghouse to the splendor of a Romanesque Revival building, sacred spaces speak loudly. What they say can either reinforce a congregation's mission or detract from it. Holy Places is designed to be used by congregations who are involved in o
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
254/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BV600.3
LC item number
.D46 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Holy places : matching sacred space with mission and message, Nancy DeMott, Tim Shapiro, and Brent Bill
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discern -- Who are we as a congregation? : identity -- Who are our neighbors? : demographics -- Who is God calling us to be? : mission -- Decide -- What do we want our building to convey? : aesthetics -- What approach to building will we use? : project delivery -- What service providers will we use? : resources -- What sources of funding will we use? : financial concerns -- Do -- How will we keep the congregation informed? : communication -- How will we maintain our spiritual focus? : spirituality -- How will we ensure that the work is done properly? : oversight
Control code
ocn882504031
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781566995474
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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627517
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36348466
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)882504031
  • ebsco1306962668

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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