Our Mission: (purpose, why we exist)
To change the way this generation sees God, themselves and others.
Our Vision: (what success looks like)
People turning to Christ
Core values: (the important things that shape everything we do)
Word of God: teaching and modeling truth
Valuing people: treating others with dignity and worth
Servanthood: living to help others succeed
Key strategies: (how the mission and vision are achieved)
Teaching: grace undeserved forgiveness; acceptance in spite of weakness;
freedom to fail and power to succeed…God is not mad at you
Worship: experiencing a loving God
Prayer: nothing is accomplished with out it…we believe in a great God
Simplicity: keeping things simple…our world is complicated enough
Relevant: understand and relate to the world as it is
Relationship: doing everyday life together, connecting individuals
Reaching Out: giving ourselves to God, each other and our world
Basic Beliefs: (non-negotiable matters of faith)
There is one God –Father, Son and Holy Spirit
The Bible is the inspired Word of God.
Sin was the human problem.
Jesus took care of it.
We must accept it.