This page contains a series of supplementary resources to use alongside the Growing Through a Vacancy handbook.
If you do not yet have a copy of the handbook, please view prices and bulk purchase discounts here. A Brief Guide is also available to purchase for PCC members.
PowerPoint: use it to inform the PCC and the wider congregation of the insights into how to have a good vacancy.
Suggested timetable: a positive and do-able timescale to work to.
Handover form: the departing incumbent completes this before they leave so you have all the information you need.
Suggested prayer: a prayer that can be used through a vacancy.
Pastoral care: notes on how to co-ordinate pastoral care during a vacancy.
'Wise and timely advice on a significant moment in the life of any church. Much challenge and food for thought.' The Ven Karen Gorham, Archdeacon of Buckingham