Our Ministry Values


a.       We exist to follow Christ. In order to follow Christ, we yearn to learn who God is. In order to follow Christ, we seek to stand on the foundation of scripture (God’s Word). In order to follow Christ, we yearn to understand the cost it takes to truly follow Christ (Disciples). We exist as a church to listen and follow Christ because He is the only way, the truth and the life. (John 14:16)

b.      How: Bible Studies, Membership Class, Public Reading of Scripture (PRS), Just Show Up Book Studies (JSU), Prayer Meetings, Corporate Worship.

 Christ-Following

 

a.       We exist to be a community of Christ, a fellowship of believers. (Acts 2). We exist to live in this community, encouraging one another, loving one another, and praying for one another. We yearn to do life together as a community of Christ. (1 Thessalonians 5:14).

b.      How: Community Groups, Fellowship Opportunities/Events, Celebrating Church Birthdays, etc.

Community-Living

 

a.       We exist to proclaim the gospel. We exist to proclaim Christ. We exist to share that gospel message to the friends around us and afar. We exist to share the gospel message to the people we may encounter through our words and actions. We exist to exemplify, live and breathe into the proclamation of Christ as we fix our eyes on Him. (Matthew 28:16-20)

b.      How: Corporate Worship, Missions, OCC, VBS, Outreach, Service Opportunities, Community Outreach

Christ-Proclaiming

 

a.       We exist as an imperfect community. We are in dire need of His grace and mercy that is new every morning. (Lamentations 3:21-23). We exist as a community that is daily shaped and reformed by our sovereign Lord.

b.      How: Prayer. Discipleship. Mentoring. Small groups. Community Groups. Fellowship.

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