Building A School Breakfast Program

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Reflection #1
By: Charmaine Warford
June 2013

Churches in our area are involved in mission in social action by being active in the community pertaining to issues of marriage, family and sexuality issues as well as environmental and rural affairs.
The churches mission in church growth is seen in weddings, baptisms, funerals. Church services for prayer, praise and worship. Voluntary activities, further educational programs, youth programs, visiting the sick and elderly.
The churches mission as public witness is exemplified by its presence in the community. Example would be a school breakfast program performed by volunteers from the church community. Setting an example as Christ would have it do. 1.
God’s mission is about transformation, transforming the lives of individuals, transforming communities and transforming the world. 2. As we follow Jesus Christ, we believe God’s mission is revealed to us by the Holy Spirit in three ways.
Through the Bible.
Through the tradition and life of the Church.
Through our own listening, praying, thinking and sharing as we respond to our own context.
There are five Marks of Mission that are the framework used to describe and encourage ministry throughout the worldwide Anglican Communion:
To proclaim the Good News of the Kingdom
To teach, baptize, and nurture new believers
To respond to human need by loving service
To seek to transform unjust structures of society, to challenge violence of every kind and to pursue peace and…
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