Company's Coming

"The biggest disease is not leprosy or tuberculosis, But rather the feeling of being unwanted." - Blessed Mother Theresa



Why be Hospitable?
The Process in Brief

New Evangelization


Dr. McCorry's Background


Embracing Change




    This book describes in detail the process for becoming a more welcoming parish.  It is designed to give your parish team the information necessary to employ the process for becoming a more welcoming parish with a minimum of outside help.  Each of the steps in the process are described in detail.  The book also contains a presenter outline and handout material for training parish teams.     
     Here is the table of content of the booklet:

Executive Summary

Company's Coming; A Spiritual Process for Creating More Welcoming Parishes

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"A must read for pastoral leaders wishing to improve their parish's welcoming."
William L. Pickett, PhD, author of

A Concise Guide to Pastoral Planning.

Becoming a Welcoming Parish Process Overview
Assemble and Form a Team
Develop a Communication Plan
Assess Reality
Discern God's Vision
Develop a Plan for Bringing God's Vision and Reality into Alignment
Implement the Plan and Continuous Improvement
Training Parish Welcoming Teams: Presentation Outline and Notes
Practicing Catholic Hospitality: Training Parish Teams Handout
Welcoming Parish Survey
Best Practices in Church Welcoming Programs
About the Author
Church Welcoming Program: Selected Bibliography


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