As a church we believe we offer a place of worship where all are welcomed and can worship freely and feel they belong.We know we have to maintain this approach and look for ways to improve it.The PCC has seen that we do have areas of mission which need to be addressed and these are put below as five areas with some targets indicated for each.
A place of prayer and Bible study. Achieved by producing a resource box of prayer cards and source Bible study and Prayer apps in our newsletter/magazine/web/facebook.Set up house groups during Lent 2015
A place of nurture,discipleship and vocation. Produce a series of services on the theme of Baptism and Confirmation.Provide a small team to assist clergy during afternoon baptisms.Work with team provision to deliver a basic Christian course.
A place of leadership,enpowerment and release.. Use of diocesan course on Worship Leading after Easter 2015. Ask Deanery Synod reps to raise issue of training and look at ways of developing a team across our churches.
A place of service and sending. Maintain our current strategies and enhance them with better links to Burntwood churches united.Build up, the body of Christ by developing a school team to offer TLC and assemblies and booklet of information of charities and organisations we support and being involved with community projects.
A base for evagelism,outreach and numerical growth. Looking to expand support and provision for Highfields and Care and Listening team to provide bereavement support after a funeral.Maintain support for Baptism's and Weddings with preparation classes and the sending of anniversary cards.