Core Value #1
Bible-based Teaching, Worship, and Prayer:
We are called to worship God in all that we do. We glorify and praise God in Word, Spirit, and Truth with weekly worship including prayer, singing, giving, and preaching of the Word.
"All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God[a]may be thoroughly equipped for every good work." 2 Timothy 3:16-17
Core Value #2
Fellowship of the Unified Church Body:
We celebrate the strength and beauty of being part of the one family of God. We seek to make the church and its ministry a place of welcome, belonging, and caring.
"May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you the same attitude of mind toward each other that Christ Jesus had, 6 so that with one mind and one voice you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring praise to God." Romans 15:5-7
"Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and strangers, but fellow citizens with God’s people and also members of his household, built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, with Christ Jesus himself as the chief cornerstone."
Core Value #3
Faith Nurture and Discipleship:
The church will provide intergenerational opportunities of growth for all members and visitors. We will conintue to grow in our knowledge, faith, and service to God.
"Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. These commandments that I give you today are to be on your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up. Tie them as symbols on your hands and bind them on your foreheads. Write them on the doorframes of your houses and on your gates." Deuteronomy 6:4-9
"Tell it (Gospel) to your children, and let your children tell it to their children, and their children to the next generation." Joel 1:3
Core Value #4
Stewardship and Service for Kingdom Building:
We seek to spread the Good News of Jesus Christ to all people. We believe every believer is a valuable, gifted member called to serve Christ and His kingdom.
"Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”
"Each of you should use whatever gift you have received (from God) to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms." 1 Peter 4:10