Called, gathered and transformed by God, we seek to share Christ and serve all people.
To establish an Outreach Task-force to investigate healthcare, economic, and social needs, of the community surrounding Incarnate Word. The task force will then investigate partnerships with organizations working within the community, and discern any new ministry opportunities for Incarnate Word. The taskforce will report its findings and make appropriate recommendations to the Church Council, Core Groups, and the Facilities and Staffing Taskforces by October, 2008.
To establish a Facilities Task-force to discern the congregation’s facility needs for current and future ministries, consult with an architect to determine how those needs may be reflected in a remodeled and/or expanded facility, and investigate capital fundraising opportunities within our congregation. The taskforce will complete its discernment process by October 2009 and make recommendations stating how the congregation should proceed to the Church Council and congregation for action.
To establish a Staffing Task-force which will assess the current ministries of Incarnate Word, incorporate the findings of the Outreach taskforce, and make recommendations regarding a possible expansion of the current staff in order to provide professional leadership in specific areas. The taskforce will bring its recommendations to the Church Council which will then make its recommendation to the congregation by October, 2009.