2013 Assembly Evaluation
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Your comments are very important to us as we look ahead to future assemblies. Please take a few moments to complete this online evaluation form. Be sure to work through the survey all the way until you reach a "thank you" page.

 

 

 
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This was the first time I attended an RMS assembly.

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Having attended the assembly, what did you learn about the church?

 

 

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What, for you, were the highlights of this year's assembly (check as many as apply).




Assembly Worship
Colleen Windham-Hughes keynote and session
Bishop and Staff Presentation Friday morning
Video link with Madagascar
ELCA Report by Heidi Torgerson-Martinez
ELCA's 25th Anniversary Celebration Friday evening
The "Tree of Life" Sculpture by Tara Smith
VP Linda Bobbitt's Address
Time for Friendship and Fellowship
Workshops and Excursions on Saturday
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Rate your satisfaction with the following aspects of the assembly. 




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online registration process
Embassy Suites venue overall
meals at the Embassy Suites
Loveland, Colorado location
beginning at 7 p.m. on Thursday evening
concluding at 3 p.m. on Saturday
overall schedule and flow
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If you attended an Excursion, please respond below with your level of satisfaction, and you are invited to leave a comment.

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Estes Park: Shepherd of the Mountains Excursion
Fort Collins: Campus & Outdoor Ministry Excursion
Brush: Ebenezer Care Center Excursion
Longmont: Ryssby Church Excursion
Loveland: Habitat Excursion
Denver: Wartburg West Excursion
Domestic Hunger at King of Glory Excursion
Harvest Farm: Ethics of Eating Excursion
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SATURDAY MORNING WORKSHOP OPTIONS 1-6

If you attended one of these Saturday morning workshops, please respond below with your level of satisfaction, and you are invited to leave a comments.

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Solving Community Concerns
Becoming a Safe Haven Ministry
Practice Discipleship
Quilt-A-Thon
M&M's in the RMS (Multicultural & Mission Congregations)
Denver Urban Ministries / Urban Servant Corps
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SATURDAY MORNING OPTIONS 7-12

If you attended any of these workshops on Saturday morning, please respond below with your level of satisfaction, and you are invited to leave a comment.

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Disaster Response & Preparedness
ELCA Mission Investment
Tax Free Money for Ministers
Intentional Interim Ministry
Lutheran Liturgy I (Morning Session)
Peace Not Walls
Many Ministries: exploring ministry vocations
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SATURDAY AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS OPTIONS 1-6

If you attended any of these Saturday afternoon workshops, please respond below with your level of satisfaction, and you are invited to leave a comments.


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Solving Community Concerns
Becoming a Safe Haven Ministry
Practice Discipleship
Quilt-A-Thon
M&M's in the RMS (Multicultural & Mission Congregations)
Denver Urban Ministries / Urban Servant Corps
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SATURDAY AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS OPTIONS 1-6

If you attended any of these workshops on Saturday afternoon, please respond below with your level of satisfaction, and you are invited to leave a comment.

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To Tweet or Not to Tweet: Social Media
What Makes a Congregation Vital?
Theology Imagination Arts
Awakening: Exploring Healing Ministries
Lutheran Liturgy II (Afternoon Session)
Peace Not Walls Photography Experience
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In your registration packet, you received a booklet with one-page descriptions of ministries and institutions in the Rocky Mountain Synod.  Please share your impressions of the booklet.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The booklet is an important resource.   
I'll refer to it during the next year.   
I'd like to access it online also.   
I'd rather read it online ONLY and save the paper.   
I like receiving the printed resource.   
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Having attended the assembly, please indicate your personal response to the words or phrases below as they relate to the Rocky Mountain Synod in ministry and mission together.
 weakened about the same strengthened   
energy   
connectivity   
engagement   
belonging   
depth of understanding   
breadth of what is facilitated by the Office of the Bishop   
commitment   
passion   
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The "Tree of Life" sculpture artist has asked for responses to three questions, as it relates to her master's degree program.

 


What was your involvement with the large tree sculpture that was featured at the synod assembly?


 

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How did the tree's presence affect your experience of the synod assembly?


 

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Is there something different that you would have liked to see included in the synod assembly tree project?


 

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Rate your overall response to the 2012 assembly. 




It was a very positive experience.
It was a good experience.
It was so-so.
It was a below average experience.
It was a very poor experience.
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If you did not rate the experience as "very positive" what could have been different about the assembly that would enabled you to give it a "top" rating.

 

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What suggestions do you have for future assemblies.
 

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Please mark the one choice that applies to you.

 

I attended as a lay voting member
I attended as a rostered voting member
I attended as a visitor
I attended as an exhibitor
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COMMUNICATIONS:
Please click those items you are familiar with and/or have been used in your congregation.

 

 

 

 

"Landscape" printed newsletter (six times a year), reproducible for the congregation
RMS quarterly supplement in the Lutheran magazine
eConnection weekly email newsletter
RMS website
RMS Facebook page
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Next year the Assembly is at the Marriott Hotel, Denver Tech Center, May 9-10 (with pre-assembly opportunities on May 8). If you have interest or expertise and would like to volunteer to help with the assembly, please note your name, contact information, and area of interest below such as technology, hospitality, worship, communications, art/environment, etc.)  If you do not include your name/email, we cannot contact you!


 

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Thank you for providing your insights!