Our Core Values

 

We value empowering leaders who multiply disciples, groups, ministries, leaders and churches all over the place.  (2 Timothy 2:2, Matthew 13:23)

We value engaging every Christian in the development of their fruitfulness and fulfillment through spiritual gifts survey.  (Eph. 4:11-13, 1 Peter 4:10)

We value our lives showing how full devotion to Jesus Christ is normal every day with God-glorifying passionate spirituality.  (Matthew 22:37-38, 1 Thess. 5:16-19)

We value flexible and functional structures to support the life and work of this Spirit-led community called the church.  (Mark 2:22, Acts 1:8)

We value inspiring worship services which gather our whole church regularly into God’s presence and equip us for our mission in this world.  (Hebrews 10:25, Acts 4:31)

We value “growing smaller” as our fellowship grows larger by reproducing holistic small groups and new congregations. (Acts 2:46-47, Titus 1:5)

We value need-oriented evangelism in order to bring the whole harvest of diverse people into God’s Kingdom starting in our homes, community, and all the way to the ends of the earth.  (Matthew 28:18-20, 2Corinthians 5:16-21)

We value loving relationships in the family of God that bind us together in self-giving love across all cultural, economic, generational and geographical boundaries.  (John 15:12, Ephesians 4:1-6)