From Genesis to Revelation, we believe that God's word is the infallible immutable word of God that has relevant answers for today's tough questions.
Heb. 4:12 For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.
We believe every person is a gift and has gifts to be utilized by God. Every person is a minister because ministry is who we are, not what we do.
Phil. 2:4 not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others
We pray about everything, worry about nothing.
Phil. 4:6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God
Rom. 12:12 Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.
Unity is not uniformity. Our strength is made up in our diversity!
John 17:22-23 I have given them the glory that you gave me, that they may be one as we are one— 23 I in them and you in me—so that they may be brought to complete unity. Then the world will know that you sent me and have loved them even as you have loved me.
Our mission is to connect and relate everyone.
Acts 2:46 Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts,
The church does not exist for us. We are the church and we exist for the world to know & follow Jesus!
Luke 19:10 For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost
We help Seekers to become Believers, Believers to become Disciples and Disciples become Teachers.
Eph. 4:11-12 And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ,
Matt. 28:19-20 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, 20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”
We will lead the way with irrational generosity.
Proverbs 11:25 A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed
We are real and live transparent lives in relationship with one another.
1 Thess. 2:8 …so we cared for you. Because we loved you so much, we were delighted to share with you not only the gospel of God but our lives as well.
Jesus Christ gave His very best at the cross; we can give no less.
Colossians 3:23 Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters,
Luke 12:48b MSG …Great gifts mean great responsibilities; greater gifts, greater responsibilities!
We are accountable to Jesus & the leadership He’s placed over our lives.
Rom. 14:12 So then, each of us will give an account of ourselves to God.
Hebrews 13:17 Have confidence in your leaders and submit to their authority, because they keep watch over you as those who must give an account. Do this so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no benefit to you.