This page is a resource for HVPC leaders for GO Center Project information. New information will be added periodically as appropriate.
If you have any questions, please contact Stephen Clark (go@HVPC.org; 216-333-3172).
HVPC and GO Center Contract.
Note: The 11 point project plan on the first page offers a simple overview of the project.
|2.||Talking Points (Word)||These six talking points (on a single page) were provided by Ken Priddy to assist the Elders in discussing the GO Center Project with HVPC members.|
|3.||GO Pilot Overview (Word)||This six-page document offers an overview of the project with charts, a description of the five markers, and the ROADMAP that lists key steps and a general potential sequence of events.|
|4.||EPC Church Revitalization (URL / videos)||This is a link to the GO Center description on the EPC website. The page includes four very brief videos by Ken Priddy: The Leadership Ladder, Church Life Cycle, The Vision Triangle, The Authority Triangle.|
|5.||GO Center FAQ page (URL)||This is a link to the GO Center website and their page of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ). You can use their website menu to view other GO Center information.|
|6.||GO Center MVP Architecture Framework (Word)||This two-page GO Center Missional Vitality Process Architecture Framework describes the 8 phases of the project. The layers should be read from the bottom up. These describe what happens through each phase of the project.|
|7.||These three files represent a demographic assessment of the area where we have membership.|
|8.||Google Map of Membership (URL)||This Google map represents the locations of our members as of March 19, 2019.|
|9.||G.O.1. Training Manual (PDF)||This is the manual we used for our May 17-19, 2019 church vitality weekend with Ken Priddy. It's an excellent reference for deeper detail about the project.|
|10.||Search & Rescue the Mission of Jesus Christ (audio)||This is Ken Priddy's sermon delivered on May 19, 2019 at the conclusion of the vitality weekend.|
|11.||Incline, Recline, or Decline? (audio)||This is Dan Morrison's sermon delivered on October 27, 2019 addressing issues related to the GO Center.|
|12.||Simple Church: Returning to God’s Process for Making Disciples
by Thom Rainer & Eric Geiger
With: Reimagining the Way You Relate to God
by Skye Jethani
Total Church: A Radical Reshaping around Gospel and Community
by Tim Chester & Steve Timmis
Total Truth: Liberating Christianity from Its Cultural Captivity
by Nancy Pearcy
A few recommended books. They are linked to Amazon.
The two primary books are Simple Church which addresses Strategic Initiative, and With that addresses Spiritual Renewal.
|13.||Pray First! The Power of Prayer in Evangelism by James Banks (PDF)||
We all know people who need a relationship with Jesus. But we may secretly doubt that it will ever happen. Never underestimate the importance of our prayers in reaching those far from God. In Pray First! you’ll find specific ways to pray as well as encouragement to continue to pray on behalf of others.
Three videos by Skye Jethani on concepts he covers in the book With: Reimagining the Way You Relate to God.
GO Project Timeline (Google Docs)
A project timeline for the GO Center Project @ HVPC.
This is a work in progress. Changes will be made regularly.
Anyone can view and comment.
|16.||Seven Sermonettes (audio)||
This message delivered 12/29/19 establishes the rationale and purpose of the GO Center Project, especially in Sermonette #7.
|17.||The Point of Go & Prayer Teams 12-18-19 (Word)||
This document echoes the message above and includes next steps regarding prayer teams.
This is the manual with notes for the 1/25/2020 workshop. Notes are in red.
Also included is an attendee list.
This is the packet with notes for the 3/7/2020 workshop. Notes are in red.
Also included is an attendee list.
Simply Vital: A Jumpstart to Basic-Yet-Complete Church Revitalization by Ken Priddy.
An overview of the GO Project process.
Four Leadership Dynamics for Greater Church Vitality (4LDV) training videos and materials.