The Parish Paper


For many years, the ABC-IN/KY Region subscribed to The Parish Paper, which provided ideas, insights, research-findings, and practical methods that strengthened the effectiveness of congregations in accomplishing God’s purposes through their various ministries.


Please read the following distribution instructions before duplicating.

ABC-IN/KY’s purchase of a subscription to The Parish Paper INCLUDED:

1. Permission to provide copies to our staff and to the congregations within our jurisdiction in any of the following ways: E-mail, Postal, newspaper, newsletter, meetings, training events, and our Web site.

2. Permission for each congregation within our jurisdiction to (a) photocopy or electronically distribute for local use as many copies as it needs, (b) post them on its Web site, and (c) quote sentences and paragraphs.

Congregations within our ABC-IN/KY jurisdiction to which we distribute The Parish Paper do NOT have permission (a) to delete the copyright ownership notice, (b) to re-write, paraphrase, delete, or change the wording of sentences and paragraphs, or (c) to give ANY THIRD PARTY – other than our staff and constituents-permission to photocopy or reprint (in any quantity, no matter how small, whether for free distribution or for sale).


For your continuing education, we are providing links to past issues; however, sadly, The Parish Paper publishers have ceased to produce this publication (as of June 2022).

April 2022 Parish Paper

March 2022 Parish Paper

February 2022 Parish Paper

January 2022 Parish Paper

December 2021 Parish Paper

November 2021 Parish Paper

October 2021 Parish Paper

Sept 2021 Parish Paper

August 2021 Parish Paper

July 2021 Parish Paper

June 2021 Parish Paper

May 2021 Parish Paper

April 2021 Parish Paper

March 2021 Parish Paper

February 2021 Parish Paper

January 2021 Parish Paper

December 2020 Parish Paper

November 2020 Parish Paper

October 2020 Parish Paper

September 2020 Parish Paper

August 2020 Parish Paper

July 2020 Parish Paper

June 2020 Parish Paper

May 2020 Parish Paper

April 2020 Parish Paper

March 2020 Parish Paper

February 2020 Parish Paper

January 2020 Parish Paper

December 2019 Parish Paper

November 2019 Parish Paper