Our Goals and Objectives 2017 Goal Share the love of Jesus Christ through intentional personal and community outreach. Objectives to reach the 2017 Goal: WORSHIP Increase worship attendance by 5%. Monitor the usage of live streaming for our worship services and evaluate in November. Conduct a minimum of six special worship services in the community. Investigate requirements for conducting a service at an alternate time or location. LEARN Teach “How and Why” classes for evangelizing across all age groups, in Sunday School classes, Wednesday Night Connection classes, and for sermon series topics. Increase attendance for Sunday School, Youth Groups, Young Adults, and Wednesday Night Connection Learn Groups by 5%. SERVE Educate and recruit volunteers for the eight local missions Living Word is currently involved in. Increase awareness of national/global mission opportunities through Worship promotions and special events. Increase participation in mission opportunities by 5%. Educate and increase participation for “in house” serving at Living Word. Partner with other churches for mission opportunities. CELEBRATE Increase Living Word’s presence in the community for all age groups. Partner with other churches for various celebrations and events.