Sep 23, 2020
this ministry strategy session, differentiating between
REOPENING, RELAUNCHING, and REIMAGINING your
Covid19 has rapidly accelerated
existing digital and cultural trends. We’ve probably seen 10
years worth of change over the last six months.
In addition to efforts to
reopen and relaunch worship services, programs and ministries, we
need to make time to reimagine how we do ministry for this new and
Think about it this way.
Imagine you and your congregation have been transported against
your will through time 10+ years into the
future! Now that you're here, what do you need to
do to get oriented, adapt, and be of service?
If you were transported 10
years into the future, what would your congregation do? To
get oriented? To adapt? To learn new skills,
tools, and strategies?
We need to make time and space
for these conversations. If we don’t, congregations slip even
further out of sync with the communities they are called to serve.