* 1. The name of your parish (this question is optional: you don't need to answer, if you feel uncomfortable doing so)

* 2. In what ZIP code is your parish located? (This question is optional)

* 5. In general, how much enthusiasm do you feel about the life and programs of your parish?

* 6. Overall, how would you describe your parish's financial health?

* 7. How would you describe the change in the membership of your parish during the past 3 years?

* 8. Which of these two statements comes closer to your views?

* 9. What is your approach to the biblical standard of tithing: i.e. giving 10% of income to Church?

* 10. Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish

  1. Strongly agree 2. Rather agree 3. Neutral, unsure 4. Rather disagree 5. Strongly disagree
In our parish, people are encouraged to give generously not only to the parish, but also to the causes outside of the Orthodox Church
Our parish has a strong and clear vision for its future
Our parishioners are encouraged to invite friends and neighbors to visit our church regardless of whether they are Orthodox or not
Our parish uses the Internet and social media tools very effectively
Our parish is always willing to try something new, to change and to meet new challenges
We do NOT have a problem finding people to volunteer in the parish
Our parish has a strong ethnic heritage and culture that we are trying to preserve
Opportunities to serve in leadership positions in our parish are equally available to all members if one is willing to make the commitment
Decisions about the life of our parish are made with open discussion by parish leadership and ordinary members
Our parish is caring and supportive of members who have financial and personal needs

* 11. What is your age?

* 12. Which of the following best describes your religious upbringing?

* 13. You are

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