Critical Targets


To support the people of the Southern District in fulfilling their mission, the district leadership has set the following priorities:

  • Support the planting of new starts to ensure the best possible place, plan, and person for the mission
  • Assist congregations in focusing/refocusing their mission work
  • Practice good stewardship in our operations to increase the resources available for the mission
  • Transition staff from program providers to mission facilitators who connect our congregations to the best mission practices
  • Utilize a form of governance which enables the leadership to focus on the mission and be accountable to its work.