Posts by Andrew Conard

Posts by Andrew Conard

Children’s Ministry Happenings for Week Ending February 11, 2018

Here’s what we have going on; please let me know if you have any questions! Lent starts with Ash Wednesday on February 14, so you can find some suggestions on how your family can observe this time of preparation before Easter with this link: Lent_Activities. Tribe 1 (4th-6th) Wednesday: This week, we’ll be examining the Creation story during small group time, and will be cooking snacks for Skelly teachers for FirstKids Serve. We’ve been having such a great time; thanks for…

Congregational Metrics for Week Ending February 5, 2018

Pathway Weekly Metric Current Year Weekly Average Prior Year Weekly Average % Change Worship 9 a.m. Worship Attendance 69 70 -1.1% Worship 11 a.m. Worship Attendance 92 100 -7.7% Worship Total Attendance 162 170 -5.0% Worship 9 a.m. 4 Week Reach 145 117 24.0% Worship 11 a.m. 4 Week Reach 192 173 10.8% Worship Total 4 Week Reach 310 304 1.9% Grow Small Groups 8 7 12.0% Grow Small Groups Participation 57 54 6.4% Give Offering Received $6,474 $5,848 10.7%…

Wesley Small Group Guide for February 4, 2018

Opening (5-10 minutes) Getting to Know You – Choose 1 or 2 questions (15 minutes) If you could give all human beings one virtue, which would you choose? Where would you chose to live if you had to leave this country? Would you rather meet your great great grandparents or your great great grandchildren? Opening Prayer Study the Bible (10-20 minutes) Use these questions as you read the Bible with the daily reading plan and to discuss a passage of…

Children’s Ministry Happenings for Week Ending February 4, 2018

Good morning Andrew! Here is what we have going on for Children’s Ministry. We are still working on a transportation route for Wednesdays, so please let me know if a ride would be helpful for your kid. Also, let me know if you have any questions! Tribe 1 (4th-6th) Our small group on Wednesday has been AWESOME as we have discussed different approaches understanding the Bible (Is it literally true all the time? some of the time? how do you know?). This…

Congregational Metrics for Week Ending January 28, 2018

Pathway Weekly Metric Current Year Weekly Average Prior Year Weekly Average % Change Worship 9 a.m. Worship Attendance 70 71 -1.3% Worship 11 a.m. Worship Attendance 93 100 -7.1% Worship Total Attendance 162 170 -4.7% Worship 9 a.m. 4 Week Reach 145 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! Worship 11 a.m. 4 Week Reach 192 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! Worship Total 4 Week Reach 311 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! Grow Small Groups 8 7 13.7% Grow Small Groups Participation 57 53 8.1% Give Offering Received $6,508 $5,823 11.8%…

Wesley Small Group Guide for January 28, 2018

Opening (15 minutes) Getting to Know You – Choose 1 or 2 questions (15 minutes) Which three political issues are the most important to you? Which moment from your life would you chose to relive if you could? What would you most like to do for someone else if you had the money and time? Opening Prayer Study the Bible (25 minutes) Use these questions as you read the Bible with the daily reading plan and to discuss a passage…

Children’s Ministry Happenings for Week Ending January 28, 2018

Here’s what we have going on in Children’s Ministry. We would like to offer transportation on Wednesday afternoons, so can you please let me know if that would be a need for you? Then, maybe, we can formulate a route that gets everyone where they need to be on time. See attached (Elementary_Opportunities (PDF) if you need a reminder about what our kids’ programs look like. Our Vacation Bible School is scheduled for July 16-20, so save the date! Tribe…

Congregational Metrics for Week Ending January 21, 2018

Pathway Weekly Metric Current Year Weekly Average Prior Year Weekly Average % Change Worship 9 a.m. Worship Attendance 69 72 -3.8% Worship 11 a.m. Worship Attendance 92 100 -7.8% Worship Total Attendance 161 172 -6.1% Worship 9 a.m. 4 Week Reach 146 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! Worship 11 a.m. 4 Week Reach 193 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! Worship Total 4 Week Reach 312 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! Grow Small Groups 8 7 12.3% Grow Small Groups Participation 57 54 5.2% Give Offering Received $6,500 $5,777 12.5%…

Wesley Small Group Guide for January 21, 2018

Opening (15 minutes) Getting to Know You – Choose 1 or 2 questions (15 minutes) Is science or art more essential to humanity? Would you like to be proudest of your accomplishments or your character? Who do you think is the most important person alive today? Opening Prayer Study the Bible (25 minutes) Use these questions as you read the Bible with the daily reading plan and to discuss a passage of scripture with your Wesley Small Group. What excited…

Children’s Ministry Happenings for Week Ending January 21, 2018

It is super cold today, but it looks like it’s supposed to be much warmer tomorrow so we will have our regular Wednesday events. I hope your new year if off to a great start, and I look forward to meeting up regularly with your kids again! Here’s what we have going on. Tribe 1 (4th-6th) Before Christmas, this group wrote down some of their faith questions and we’ll spend much of the spring answering them during small group time.…

Congregational Metrics for Week Ending January 14, 2018

Pathway Weekly Metric Current Year Weekly Average Prior Year Weekly Average % Change Worship Attendance at 9 a.m. 69 72 -3.8% Worship Attendance at 11 a.m. 92 100 -7.8% Worship Total Attendance 161 172 -6.1% Worship 4 Week Reach at 9 a.m. 146 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! Worship 4 Week Reach at 11 a.m. 193 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! Worship Total 4 Week Reach 312 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! Grow Small Groups 8 7 12.3% Grow Small Groups Participation 57 54 5.2% Give Offering Received $6,500…

Wesley Small Group Guide for January 14, 2018

Opening (15 minutes) Getting to Know You – Choose 1 or 2 questions (15 minutes) Where would you most like to travel? Would you stop eating all junk food to live 5 years longer? Would you prefer money for a housekeeper, cook, gardener, or personal secretary? Opening Prayer Study the Bible (25 minutes) Use these questions as you read the Bible with the daily reading plan and to discuss a passage of scripture with your Wesley Small Group. What excited…