Azure Hills Church Survey of the Congregation Your answers are completely anonymous. * 1. How long have you been a baptized Seventh-day Adventist? I am not a member Less than a year One to five years Six to ten years 11 to 20 years More than 20 years * 2. Were you raised as an Adventist? Yes No * 3. How long have you attended the Azure Hills Church? Three years or less Four to six years Seven to ten years 11 to 15 years 16 to 20 years More than 20 years * 4. Out of the last four Sabbaths, how many times were you at Azure Hills Church? None 1 2 3 4 * 5. Do you have a volunteer role as part of the Azure Hills Church? Yes No * 6. What are the most valuable things about Azure Hills Church to you personally? (check as many as are true for you) Friends I have in the church My Sabbath School class My Bible study group Children's ministries Pathfinder Club Adventurer Club Women's LIFT The sermons The music in worship Music groups Youth ministries Young adult ministries Activities for retirees Community service Loma Linda Academy Mission trips Bringing in new people Pastoral care & counseling Other (please specify) * 7. What is your impression of the mission statement, vision statement and core values that were introduced last Fall? I like them and agree with them I do not remember them enough to respond I am not sure I agree fully I question at least one part of these statements: Share your concern, please. * 8. What regular communication from the church would you prefer? Email newsletter The bulletin at church Facebook page for the church Announcements from the pulpit Personal phone call A text on my smartphone Twitter Instagram Printed newsletter in the mail Video reports Church website The Ministry Fair Other (please specify) * 9. How would you evaluate the facilities of Azure Hills Church? Excellent Adequate Needs improvement or expansion Kitchen Kitchen Excellent Kitchen Adequate Kitchen Needs improvement or expansion Fellowship hall Fellowship hall Excellent Fellowship hall Adequate Fellowship hall Needs improvement or expansion Recreation space Recreation space Excellent Recreation space Adequate Recreation space Needs improvement or expansion Worship area Worship area Excellent Worship area Adequate Worship area Needs improvement or expansion Music room Music room Excellent Music room Adequate Music room Needs improvement or expansion Rooms for Sabbath School classes & groups Rooms for Sabbath School classes & groups Excellent Rooms for Sabbath School classes & groups Adequate Rooms for Sabbath School classes & groups Needs improvement or expansion Other (please specify) * 10. On what basis do you figure your Tithe? Select only one response, please. My net income after taxes are taken out. My gross income before taxes. The amount left after major living expenses. I do not give Tithe regularly. * 11. Other than Tithe, what offerings do you give money to regularly? Vision in Action Capital Fund Other (please specify) * 12. On what basis do you give offerings or donations other than Tithe? Select one answer that represents your thinking. I give a set amount of money each time I go to church. I give a percentage of my income to offerings. It depends on what project or ministry the offering is for. It depends on the appeal that is made. It depends on how much money I have with me at the time. * 13. If the church board initiates a major fund raising campaign, which of the following items should be included? You can check as many answers as you wish. Upgrade the kitchen Expand space for recreation More rooms for fellowship meals Expand space for groups to meet Seed money for new community outreach Pay off the $1.4 million mortgage debt Other (please specify) * 14. Which one of these needs should be addressed first? Upgrade the kitchen Expand space for recreation More rooms for fellowship meals Expand space for groups to meet Seed money for new community outreach Pay off the $1.4 million mortgage debt * 15. This survey is entirely anonymous, but we need your answers to a few demographic questions so the survey results can be classified. First, what year were you born? Before 1946 1946 through 1964 1965 through 1979 1980 or later * 16. What is the highest level of education you have completed? High school diploma Some college College degree Graduate degree * 17. What is your occupational status? Employed full time Retired Other * 18. What is your gender? Female Male * 19. Do you have any other suggestions or comments for the church leadership? Thank you! Click this button to close the survey.