Core Values

These nine values represent who we are and who we want to be as a church. It is our desire that these values will guide us in fulfilling our mission and vision.

Discipleship:
We make mature disciples by: (John 13:34,35)
– teaching them to respond to God’s authority. (Matthew 28:18-20)
– challenging them to rely on the Holy Spirit. (Ephesians 3:16-21)
– encouraging them to discover and use their spiritual gifts. (1 Peter 4:10)
– preparing them to effectively serve. (Matthew 20:25-28)

Evangelism:
We value lost people and seek to draw them to saving faith in Jesus Christ.
(Luke 19:10)

Families:
We value families and provide a Christ-centered environment in which they can thrive. (Ephesians 5:21-6:4)

Fellowship:
We develop loving relationships, encourage each other and devote ourselves to be accountable to each other. (Hebrews 10:24-25)

Leadership:
We develop and equip godly men and women to provide spiritual direction, strategic focus, mentoring, and modeling of God’s love with spiritual maturity.
(Ephesians 4:11-13)

Missions:
We obey Christ’s Great Commission by committing ourselves and our support to take the Gospel throughout the world. (Matthew 28:18-20)

Prayer:
We seek first to know God’s heart to guide us in all that we do and seek His power to accomplish His will. (Jeremiah 29:11-14a)

Preaching and Teaching:
We present God’s Word to challenge and equip people of all ages to grow in their relationship with Jesus Christ. (2 Timothy 3:16,17; 4:2)

Worship:
We acknowledge God’s supreme value and worth in our personal life and in our corporate gatherings. (Romans 12:1)