Congregational Vitality Institute presents:
What did Jesus Come for? An Appreciative Inquiry for Vital Congregations
Presented by The Rev. Dr. Rob Voyle
Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM CDT
WhereSt. James Episcopal Church
1620 Murray Street
Alexandria, LA 71301
ContactRev. Bill Bryant
Episcopal Diocese of Western Louisiana
This one day intensive will focus on how to discover and grow what is life-giving to you and the communities in which you live.
Who Should Attend? This program is ideal for Vestry members, Congregational Vitality Leaders, and all church leaders of:
· Churches wanting to discover and grow their purpose and mission.
· Churches in transition and are seeking new Rectors.
· Churches that need to embrace the future rather than run from the past.
· Churches that want to grow in the love and joy of being Children of God.
In this program you will:
· Learn the essentials of appreciative inquiry.
· Learn how to ensure change is a sustainable blessing and not a curse.
· Discover appreciative strategies for dealing with problems.
· Discover new ideas about stewardship and fundraising.
Please note: Beginning in 2017, CVI programs will be on a "pay as you go" basis. Each event will cost $15, payable in advance (check or credit card) or at the door (credit card, check, or cash).
Go to the DofWLa website for more info: