A vision is the bridge from the present to the future. The Bible tells us that “without vision the people perish.” What will River Valley look like in the year 2022? Here are the ideas God has called us to focus on as we move forward:
Celebrating Jesus-Sharing God at Work stories concentrating on the qualities of Jesus that drewpeople to Him.-Authentic worship that celebrates God’s giftings in many expressions.
Developing/Equipping the Found-Community and Accountability: Create opportunity for people to be honest with each other-System/Protocol of Discipleship: Helping all to understand their purpose and calling. Empowering the found to identify the lost and know what to do about it.
Reaching the Lost-Awareness: Lost People matter to God.-Assimilation: Welcoming and Hospitality (Family, Food and Fun) Being the “Who does that?” church-Attractional: Create space for people to bring non-believers-Access: Through local and global missions making sure all people have access to the Gospel.
To God alone be the glory!