How do you move forward when your congregation either needs or chooses to begin something new? Perhaps members of your congregation want to serve the homeless, even though a homeless ministry would be an entirely new endeavor. Maybe you are working on building renovation for the first time in a decade. Perhaps your pastoral staff wants to think more deeply about worship or faith formation. Maybe it is time to address a long-term issue that the congregation has collectively avoided. No one needs help in creating a list of new demands on congregational life. Each can seem as daunting as the beginning of a deep-space mission. Click here to access the full report.