You may find the following extra resources helpful during this stage:
- Prayer and Worship Resources
Some ideas and models to help keep prayer and worship at the centre of the MAP for Derby Diocese process.
- Discerning the Angel of the Church
A creative, imaginative way of helping people describe the character of the church.
- Discerning the Angel of the Community
A creative, imaginitive way of engaging with the community and discovering what they think about their own community and the church.
- Community Audit Ideas
Plenty of ideas about how to engage with the community and understand more about the people and organisations within it.
- Community Listening Exercise
A resource to help you listen to the church's community.
- History Audit
How to discover more of the histories of the church and the community, and the wisdom we can discern from their patterns.
- Measuring Church Growth and Health
A resource to help church and deanery leadership teams consider how and why we measure the health of churches.
- Stakeholder Interviews
How to discover and talk to the key people within your community.
For further help or information on any aspect of using MAP for Derby Diocese, please contact:
Rev. Jason Kennedy, Diocesan Missioner
Derby Church House