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100 Witherspoon Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Address for Offering Remittance:
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
Church Remittance Processing
PO Box 643700
Pittsburgh, PA 15264-3700

2012 Christmas Joy Offering evaluation

After you have received the Offering, please take a moment to complete this form and send it back to us. Consult others in your congregation if you need help responding to some of the questions.

* indicates required information

* Your name:

* E-mail address:

 Congregation name:

 Congregation address:

1. What is your relationship with the Christmas Joy Offering? (Check all that apply.)

  Person responsible for Offering promotion
 Clerk of Session
  Person responsible for remitting funds
  Christian educator
  Person responsible for planning worship
  Other (please specify):

2. How much did your congregation receive in this year’s Offering?

3. How many Sundays did you receive the Offering this year?

4. How many Sundays did you promote the Offering this year?

5. Did your congregation or someone in the congregation receive a confirmation letter for your Christmas Joy Offering standing order?
Yes No Not sure

6. If yes, did anyone in your congregation respond to the confirmation letter?
Yes No Not sure

7. If no one responded to the confirmation letter, why not? (Check all that apply.)
We didn’t need to change our order.
We didn’t understand the instructions.
We couldn’t find online copies of the resources to know what to order.
We don’t receive the Christmas Joy Offering.
It just slipped through the cracks.
Other (please specify):

8. Would it be more helpful to receive the confirmation letter by e-mail?
Yes — e-mail address: No

9. Were you aware of the Christmas Joy Offering video, Good News of Great Joy?
Yes No  

10. Did your congregation use the video in any of the following ways? (Check all that apply.)
Watched the video myself
Shared the video with person(s) responsible for promotion
  Showed the video at a special congregational event (such as a potluck meal)
  Showed the video to Sunday school classes or other groups of members
  Showed the video during worship
  Showed the video during coffee hour or other informal time of congregational mingling
  Used the video in another way (please specify):
  Did not use the video
  Don’t know
11. Which resources included in the Leader’s Guide did your congregation use this year? (Check all that apply.)

  Suggested Litany for Christmas Eve Candlelighting Service
  Minutes for Mission
  Worship Resource
  None of these

12. Did you receive any e-mails about promoting the Christmas Joy Offering this year?
Yes No Don't know

13. Would you like to receive e-mails with information for Offering promotion next year?
Yes — e-mail address: No Don't know

14. Are you aware of the following Special Offerings social media Internet sites?
  What is “social media”?

15. you or your church receive a phone call from a representative of PC(USA) prior to the Christmas Joy Offering?
Yes No Don't know



  • The video would not work on our media system. We used the four bulletin inserts, during the four Sundays of Advent. by Lynne Jackson on 01/20/2012 at 6:22 p.m.

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