Goal 2

A church equipping people for their baptismal vocations in the world and this church.

Priority areas for action

Baptismal vocation – Form and equip the baptized to express their faith through their life and witness as followers of Jesus.

Faith formation and practice – Support and provide resources for faith formation and practice with children and across the life span – within households, workplaces and communities – and share learnings across this church.

Youth and young adults in mission – Provide space, support and opportunities for youth and young adults to participate in ministries and pursue their calling.

Philippians 2:4‐11, 1 Corinthians 12:4‐7, Romans 6:3‐4, Mark 10:13‐16
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