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Faithful & True

Following a District-wide consultation, the District Synod adopted the document "Faithful and True" at its Synod in September 2021. It acts as the District Policy Statement for the coming five years. Although the document was written pre-pandemic the themes have proven to be just as relevant and valid.

Faithful and True – Beyond 2020 Vision – being a Lincolnshire Methodist in the 2020s

Here are the things that we think will characterise Lincolnshire's Methodists in the coming years:

Be good neighbours

  • promoting inclusivity
  • challenging prejudice and discrimination

Grow in Confidence

  • equipping faithful discipleship
  • telling our stories

Develop creative worship

  • encouraging innovative approaches

Value an ageing population

  • caring for and empowering people

Reach younger people

  • engaging effectively with children, teenagers and young adults

Connect with our communities

  • relating to our diverse context
  • meeting people of all circumstances where they are
  • communicating in appropriate ways

Respond to our Climate Emergency

  • modelling good practice
  • agitating for change

Promote well-being

  • combatting rural isolation
  • developing positive mental health

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