Our Strategic Plan
(Adopted at January 2016 congregational meeting)
Mission Statement: Changing Lives with Faith and Hope!
Vision Statement: Rooted in Christ and sent to our neighbors, we show and teall God's love.
- Jesus is Lord and Savior
- Faith grows through prayer, worship, and study of God's word
- Everyone is a minister
- We are called and gifted to serve with compassion
- We cross barriers to tell God's story
- We invite all into a relationship with God and the community of faith
¢ Create a task force and discover the needs of our closest neighbors (parenting classes, language classes, health fair, resource and legal fair, personal growth & recovery programs, immigration services, food pantry)
¢ Revisit Spiritual Gifts Training and Surveys to identify new ministry leaders
¢ Build a vibrant and meaningful Youth and Family Ministry (involve youth in worship, youth service projects, middle school after-school programs, scouts, sports, life skills, manners/cotillion, build a team to train parents as their children's primary spiritual guides)
¢ Programming for seniors (perhaps integrated with after-school programming)
¢ Informal midweek worship (designed for seekers and unchurched)
¢ More fully utilize existing facilities with mid-week, day and afternoon programming.
¢ Purchase vehicle for transportation of seniors, youth and others
¢ Build multi-purpose building (gym with locker/shower facilities, kitchen, stage, breakout rooms)
¢ Expand the Sanctuary
¢ Obtain additional nearby land
Overarching Theme: Love Your Neighbor