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Some skills are time-tested, such as listening and collaborating, but tomorrow’s religious leaders will also need to be entrepreneurial and communicate in new ways.

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Websites, Facebook and other tools are helping churches stay connected to their members and reach out to the wider community.

When it comes to social media, congregations and clergy trail behind most other organizations and individuals.

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Many people abandon Twitter shortly after opening an account. But if you stick with it, it will bear fruit.

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Breaking free from the stereotype of the disengaged teen could help churches serve them better. And as those teens age into adulthood, congregations need to be willing to work to keep them involved.

 

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