CUF Research and Policy

From Method To Mindset: Modest Experiments With Asset-Based Approaches

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In July 2016, a group of people in Durham Diocese, including clergy members, began to meet regularly to discuss using an asset-based approach in their lives and ministry. An asset-based approach underpins much of CUF’s work: it encourages communities to explore and develop the resources, skills and other assets they have, rather than taking lack or deficit as a starting point.

This paper captures the process of learning and reflecting together that went on throughout the year.