Develop a Vision for Your Sunday School. Sunday School Director’s Seminar Bob Mayfield. Instill a Vision for Your Sunday School. Mission – A specific duty or assignment. A combat operation assigned to an individual or unit. Instill a Vision for Your Sunday School. Vision –
Sunday School Director’s Seminar
A specific duty or assignment. A combat operation assigned to an individual or unit.
The ability to see and perceive. A mental image produced by the imagination.
A powerful emotion or appetite. Boundless enthusiasm. The sufferings of Christ in the period following the Last Supper.
Long & detailed Short
Heart (emotional) Head (intellectual)
Vision – a clear, challenging, picture of the future as you believe it can be and how it must be.
Do a “SWOT” analysis of your current situation.
What is the church’s overall vision and how does Sunday School fit into it?
Brainstorm the kind of Sunday School you would like to have.
Involve your leadership in brainstorming sessions. Give them ownership of the dream too!
Developing the Church’s Vision
Commit yourself to the vision…
Commit to the vision (cont.)
d) Devote time at Leadership meetings to developing or broadcasting the vision.
e) Reward leaders with what you want done.
f) Develop an annual plan and publicly commit the Sunday School to attain it.
Continuing the vision…