In 2022, the McPherson Church of the Brethren established plans for “Jesus in the Neighborhood,” an initiative supporting a denominational-wide effort to serve as disciples through relationship-based neighborhood engagement. Congregational feedback resulted in the church adopting four ACTIONS to support the local community. Those actions include Caring for Creation; Engaging in Service & Peacemaking; Supporting Youth, Family & Young Adults and Partnering for Racial Justice.
How to start a strategic plan project:
Step 1: Contact the Leadership Team Chair when you have an action or project idea.
Step 2: Leadership Team Chair will identify a ministry team to support your action or project idea. You will be given the ministry team’s name and the corresponding chair name.
Step 3: A representative from the team will contact you to determine what support is needed. Team assistance may include the following:
Step 4: Work may proceed once individuals commit to helping with a project
Step 5: The team chair will provide progress reports to the Leadership Team on behalf of the project leader
Action I includes the following goals:
Action II includes the following goals:
Action III includes the following goals:
Action IV includes the following goals: