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Title:
Accountable leadership : a resource guide for sustaining legal, financial, and ethical integrity in today's congregations
Author:
Chaffee, Paul, 1945-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition, revised and expanded.
Publication Information:
San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass Publishers, [1997]

©1997
Physical Description:
xvii, 238 pages ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Part 1. Becoming an accountable leader -- Courage and the responsibilities of leadership -- What the law requires -- The role of the governing board -- Part 2. Accountability, administration, and the shared life of the congregation -- Developing life-support systems for the corporate body -- Responsible financial management -- Employment practices that safeguard communal values -- Contracting with service providers from inside and outside the congregation -- Part 3. Tending to invisible wounds within the congregation -- Zero tolerance for abusive behavior -- Preventing clergy misconduct -- Healing the wounded congregation -- Afterword: what do we need to begin?
ISBN:
9780787903640
Format :
Book