CHURCH AND COMMUNITY PROFILE

Current culture and missions of the church

  • Non-denominational, evangelical
  • Multigenerational
  • Average attendance 230 over two services on Sundays
  • Full-time Community and Family Life Pastor, part-time administrative assistant
  • Congregational leadership includes both men and women
  • Completion of 14,000 square foot building project Jan, 2018, doubles our facility space and includes full kitchen, large multi-purpose room, youth room, and several classrooms
  • Consistent demonstration of fiscal responsibility: our latest building project is nearly 40% paid down at the time of its completion
  • Youth ministries: Awana (115 children participating with >50 leaders), Sunday school (avg >50 children), Varsity for teens, VBS
  • Missions: committed to supporting local and overseas missionaries
  • Prayer: Saturday morning prayer breakfast (average attendance 20), worship service includes corporate prayer
  • Adult Sunday school (avg >70 between 3 classes)
  • Currently five weekly small groups
  • Primarily serves believers

 

Future Focuses  

  • Continue to support current ministries
  • Continue to cultivate a culture that embraces newcomers (including seekers) while serving current members of the church
  • Augment our ministries and community for younger adults and families
  • Develop additional opportunities for spiritual growth for adults
  • Further develop lay leadership
  • Cultivate opportunities to reach non-Christians within our community

 

Local community

  • Mainly middle class, mix of white-collar and blue-collar jobs
  • Edgerton’s population is 5,000. Located 10 mi from Janesville (pop. 70,000) and 30 mi from Madison (pop. 250,000).
  • Fulton draws participants from within ~20 mi radius