What did Jesus Come for? An Appreciative Inquiry for Vital Congregations 

Presented by The Rev. Dr. Rob Voyle


Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM CDT
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St. James Episcopal Church 
1620 Murray Street
Alexandria, LA 71301

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Rev. Bill Bryant 
Episcopal Diocese of Western Louisiana 

This one day intensive will focus on how to discover and grow what is life-giving to you and the communities in which you live. 

Who Should Attend? This program is ideal for Vestry members, Congregational Vitality Leaders, and all church leaders of:

  •  Churches wanting to discover and grow their purpose and mission.
  •  Churches in transition and are seeking new Rectors.
  •  Churches that need to embrace the future rather than run from the past.
  •  Churches that want to grow in the love and joy of being Children of God.

In this program you will:

  •  Learn the essentials of appreciative inquiry.
  •  Learn how to ensure change is a sustainable blessing and not a curse.
  •  Discover appreciative strategies for dealing with problems.
  •  Discover new ideas about stewardship and fundraising. 

Online registration will be available through Tuesday, July 11.

Please note:  Beginning in 2017, CVI programs will be on a "pay as you go" basis.  Each event will cost $15, payable in advance (check or credit card) or at the door (credit card, check, or cash).