- Prayer (Jesus, direct our thoughts, open our hearts and eyes to what you see)
- What is your purpose?
- What do you value?
- What is your present situation?
- Who is your target group?
What are their real needs vs. felt needs?
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- Prayer (Jesus, how can our church best meet the needs of what You have shown; direct our planning)
- Look at possible programs
- What will each day look like?
- What resources do we have available?
- Prayer (Lord of order, show us Your order)
Write SMART Goals
- Will these goals help fulfill our purpose? Do they meet our values? Do they agree with our philosophy?
- Break SMART Goals into steps
- Place steps onto a time line