AC15 Participation Evaluation & Survey

Please answer as many of the questions below as possible. Anything with an asterisks is a required field. Thank you in advance for taking a few short moments to help the 2016 Annual Conference Task Force in its planning for next year's Annual Conference meeting in Waco.

Please note the final few questions are focused on your vital feedback regarding the Exodus Project Report. Please take a few extra moments to give your feedback on this report and initiative.

First Name
Last Name

Please share which district you represented at AC2014 by clicking the appropriate button below.

New Church Start
*Home Church

Please type the name of your home church (name of church and city) below. If you attended as a District representative or by virtue of your office, please also include the district or office.

*How did you participate in AC15
Alternate Member
Observer / Guest
Conference / District Staff
*How many years have you attended the Central Texas Annual Conference (both as guest and as member - total, not necessarily consecutive)?
This was my first AC experience
2-5 years
6-15 years
16-25 years
25+ years
*What days did you attend AC15?

Please select all that apply. If you were here all days, you only need to select All Days, June 7-9.

All Days, June 7-9
Sunday, June 7
Monday, June 8
Tuesday, June 9
How helpful was your District Conference in preparing you for your Annual Conference experience?
No answer
Very Helpful
Somewhat Helpful
Not Helpful
I did not attend District Conference
*How did you access the Preliminary Report?
I was exclusively digital
I primarily used the pdf, but printed a copy for safety
I accessed them via the website but printed everyting
I had someone print a copy for me
How could we make the digital publications employed during Annual Conference better and/or easier to access/use?
*Do you think the teaching sessions provide tangible value to the Annual Conference members?
I LOVE THEM - Have more and more please!
Learning time is great, but please frame the focus of the teachings better pre-presentation
I can take them or leave them
They are a waste of time and money
What were your impressions of Monday's Teaching Session with Rudy Rasmus?
What were your impressions of Monday Morning's Teaching with Lisa Greenwood during the Laity Session?
What were your impressions of Tuesday's Teaching Session with Erin Hawkins?
*During AC15, I experienced God's presence...
several times
at least once each day
maybe, kinda sorta once or twice
Never...not once
What lifted you spiritually during the conference?
*I learned of new ways, ideas and resources on how to energize and equip my church during AC15
Yes, I now have several new ideas and resources to share
Yes, I picked up an energize and equip nugget here and there
No. Not one thing.
What Idea(s) did you glean that you are most excited about sharing?
*Did you enjoy being in a local church for the entire conference?
Yes, I never want to go back to a Convention Center
It was fine, but I think we should rotate back to Conventions Centers some years
Being in a church is cool, but so is being in a Convention Center
No. It's a beautiful place for church, but lousy for a huge three-day meeting
*How did you like the two-day format for the 2015 Annual Conference

Please answer knowing that some years it will not be logistically possible to squeeze Annual Conference into a two-day format.

I love the two-day format - keep it whenever possible
It was a great pilot and I'd be happy to try it again
No preference, both are good with me
I did not like the two-day format
Please share more details on your opinion of the two-day vs. three-day format
*Overall, How satisfied were you with the conference facilities?
It was perfect
very satisfied
It was alright
Not ejnoyable at all
Please never have it at White's Chapel again
*Overall was AC15 well organized and well run?
Yes - all of it
Yes -but there were a couple of very noticealbe bumps
50 / 50
No, it was disorganized and too hard to follow
No, it was a total mess
Please share any and all constructive comments/suggestions on how future Annual Conference Task Forces can improve upon the Annual Conference experience.
Exodus Project Report
After learning of the results contained in Mike Bonem's Exodus Project Evaluation Report, what do you think is the next great step in our learning?
After learning of the results contained in Mike Bonem's Exodus Project Evaluation Report, what are the biggest opportunities and challenges facing your congregation in the future? How should we respond to them?
What is the role of the conference in equipping churches in light of what you learned in Mike Bonem's Exodus Project Evaluation Report?
What does effective pastoral leadership look like for the church of the future and what is the conference's role in developing these leaders?
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