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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (RNS) We did a focus group here, part of a local church's strategic planning process. Question: if you stood on the edge of your church's property and looked outward, rather than the usual inward, what would you see?

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Tom Ehrich

Tom Ehrich is a writer, church consultant and Episcopal priest based in New York. He is the author of “Just Wondering, Jesus” and founder of the Church Wellness Project. His website is

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  1. Tom,
    Our community has look outside. Faith Coalition for the Common Good, a group of churches and local unions did a listening campaign and based on a community consensus has created 3 task force groups that have been active in our community for some time.
    Thanks for asking an important question that many faiths have forgotten.