Presentation on theme: "Diocesan mission a template Four Mission Values Discerning God Valuing People Serving Community Enabling Change intellectual dismissal of God overall."— Presentation transcript:
Four Mission Values Discerning God Valuing People Serving Community Enabling Change intellectual dismissal of God overall decline in church membership mobility of population variety of expressions of church relationships v structures networks & places predominance of secular values crime & alcohol consumerism work & family life global issues drugs spiritual enquiry social and cultural diversity Joining Together in the Mission of God
Four mission challenges Every post – a mission rationale Every building – a community purpose Every deanery – a collaborative plan Every benefice – to give “more than enough” for its mission Exodus 36:5
Four mission questions What will you we differently? What will we stop doing? What do we need? What can we learn together?
The Diocese of Southwell Joining Together in the Mission of God discerning God, valuing people, serving community, enabling change