We did the first seminar on January 25 and it went very well. At least one person, who attended because she was going to prove to everyone that this is unnecessary, has become a fired up supporter. The turning point was the Church life cycle and the realization that the church has been plateaued since the early 1990's and has now been in a slow decline since 2008.
Our Church had it's first ILP meeting. 12 lay leaders attended which was a nice unexpected high number. The training was refreshing and also eye opening at the same time. We don't have a written dress code but soon found out the varying opinions from all the attendees. We also discussed community demographics and who we need to reach out to in the community. The hard truth's about having a food pantry on our property but not reaching out to the people who use the services offered there. We…Continue
Here is a quick FYI about the Innovative Leadership Project:…
Added by Craig Miller on September 26, 2013 at 2:47pm — No Comments
I'm excited to get started leading the church through ILP. It's the best leadership development/visioning program I've come across. 14 leaders will be coming together on Saturday to talk about our congregation's values.