Parish Goals

Parish Goals

1)      Make Sunday Morning Gold. I.e. Make Sunday Worship the best it can possibly be.

Goals in Process

  • Discern our Liturgical & Pastoral Needs as a community. Role of Deacon, Curate, Assistant Priest
  • Music – Develop and enhance to create a broader and deeper expression.
  • Incorporate kids and youth in worship.
  • Develop alternative liturgies.

Goals we are Living into

  • BAS, pg. 185 rite 1 Sunday Month. Remaining Sundays will continue with BCP rite.
  • Prayers of the People – Lay Led.
  • Develop full leaflet/bulletin
  • Effective use of liturgical space. · Make use of a fwd. altar for selected liturgies. · Rope off back pews.
  • Decrease clutter in all areas of church.
  • Education/training/socials for worship participants (Greeters & Sides persons, servers, readers, intercessors)

2)      Children & Family Ministry

Goals in Process

  • Regular Email from Sunday School Coordinator welcoming people to Sunday School and describing program for that week. (Sunday School currently 2 Sundays/mnth)

Goals we are Living Into

  • Develop Sunday School, Nursery and Youth program.

3)      Regional & Community Engagement

Goals we are Living Into

  • Parish Nurse program
  • St. Martin’s 101 Brochure
  • Develop parish Pastoral Care Team
  • Develop & Improve website .