What is Building Tomorrow’s Parish Today?
The most basic terms our strategic plan Building Tomorrow’s Parish Today:
- Invites people to know Jesus and grow as disciples in all that we do
- Helps people better connect to each other and our parish
- Unifies as one body that honors the many cultures of our parish
In more detail:
- The name of our Strategic Plan is Building Tomorrow’s Parish Today
- Building Tomorrow’s Parish Today is a unique expression of the mission and vision of St. Ann Parish
- Building Tomorrow’s Parish Today is a blueprint for bringing the transforming presence of Jesus Christ to our world—a world which hungers for God’s love, grace and healing
- As we envisioned who and what we want our parish to be in the coming decade, we looked at every aspect of parish life
- Building Tomorrow’s Parish Today seeks to answer the question of how we, as a parish, can live out our baptismal call to be followers of Jesus Christ in this time and place
- Six pillars of parish life emerged and these are the focus of Building Tomorrow’s Parish Today:
- Specific strategies and goals around these 6 pillars were identified, along with corresponding staffing, financial and facility plans.
- We will move at a pace that is determined by the support of the parish.