Well done surveys with good reporting back to the parish is a wonderful way to listen to the community.
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As the designated research coordinator for the Assembly of Orthodox Bishops of the United States, Alexei Krindatch has conducted a number of studies that are available via the links in this posting.
This brief article explains the basics on how to use “swot” in a parish council retreat to quickly scan the external environment and assess internal operations, programs and ministries.
Pool information to arrive at the best faith estimate of what level gift to request, always remembering that it is the privilege of the prospective donor to determine how they will respond. God honors our freewill; we must honor theirs.
Who would construct a large building without first completing borings of the subsoil? The same principle applies to a major fundraising effort.
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