This classic resource for community organization is aimed primarily at clergy who have accepted the need for active involvement in the social problems of the world in order to fulfill the basic religious mission, but don't know how to do it successfully. In this roadmap to community organization and activism, Pierce points out the major traps and stumbling blocks for congregations to avoid along the way. He encourages an ecumenical approach to community organization and offers concrete stories and experiences as examples to follow.
Gregory F. A. Pierce
Greg Pierce has over 40 years of experience working for
social justice. He is the president of ACTA Publications, as well
as a leader in United Power for Action and Justice. Greg is the
author of several books, including the bestseller Spirituality at
Work. He and his wife, Kathy, live in Chicago and have three