Vital Churches Discern God's Mission
Ready, Set, Grow Bible Study
Read and reflect on the Biblical texts that speak on being ready and set to grow.
Exploring Your Congregation's Vitality by Marjorie H. Royle
This resource suggests a process to take you through the vitality website, stopping to explore areas of particular interest to you, and skipping to others according to your needs. It helps you cover most of the parts of the site. Groups from congregations can use it to engage the website in a process to study and increase their own congregation's vitality.
The Church Vital O Meter by Marjorie H. Royle
This brief survey takes the pulse of your congregation. Like a pulse, it gives only a rough estimate of how strongly your "heart" is beating.
Mission Discernment by Christy Trudo
The search for the meaning and purpose of life is not only a personal one, but happens in communities as well. Each congregation has its own calling. This on line course is a resource for congregations to discern, articulate and grow in God's purpose.
Rev. David C. Schoen
Minister and Team Leader
Congregational Vitality and Discipleship Ministry Team
Local Church Ministries
700 Prospect Ave.