Section One - Background of the Region

The American Baptist Churches of Connecticut is in the process of searching for a new executive minister. The search committee responsible for recommending a candidate to our region board would like to receive your input regarding this position. Please take a few moments to complete the survey below.

* 1. What do you believe is the most important issue facing our region today?

  Not an issue here Somewhat of an issue Of moderate importance This must be addressed soon This is the most critical issue needing addressed
Health of our congregations
Developing clergy and lay leaders
Ministering in a rapidly changing world
Future of the region
Developing a strong core of staff and key volunteers
Funding our regional ministries
Promoting innovative models to pastoral ministry
Incorporating technology
Developing a strong board
Supporting clergy

* 2. How has the region met the needs of your congregation in the last 5 years: (check all that apply)

* 3. Has the region ever failed to meet your expectations? If so, how?

* 4. What can the region do to make your congregation feel more connected to the region and the wider American Baptist family?

* 5. How can the region better serve you?

* 6. What do you consider to be the most important ministry of your congregation right now?

* 7. I believe that our region: (select only one)