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City Church

A Community of Christ for Worship, Nurture & Mission

New Congregational Development

Committee on New Congregational Development
Karen Greenawalt, chair

CNCD Policy – Oct. 2017

Submit forms to: CNCD  

Chair, Vice-Chair, Seven Members-at-Large

Purpose: To formulate and implement a comprehensive plan for location, funding, and development of new congregations and new worshipping communities within the bounds of the presbytery.


A. Design and implement a process for determining where and what kinds of congregations or worshipping communities are needed.

B. Design and implement a process for determining pastoral leadership for new congregations and worshipping communities.

C. Design a packet of information and steps useful to those who will be organizing new congregations or worshipping communities.

D. Work with existing congregations and/or individuals who have interest in seeding a new congregation or worshipping community.

E. Develop and maintain procedures for the use of new congregational development funds.