Introducing ‘see::community – be::community’ is the name for the new website location for the church vitality webinar series hosted by Bishop Marc to support our church vitality initiative. Mary Vargas wrote the following article which appeared recently in DioBytes, the Diocesan newsletter:
by Mary Vargas. Diocesan Standing Committee Member
Realigning Mission through Ministry in Community: Creating the Ministry Map on Vitality
see::community – be::community
is a process designed to engage our people at a new level in exploring which ministries connect them to their neighborhoods (or any place outside church walls), which ministries serve the church, and which ideas are coming to life as emerging ministries — all serving the mission of “transforming souls.” We believe it is through ministry that we are the most effective “evangelists,” creating a direct connection between community, vitality, and growth.