Values

 

Value #1

The Lord is our God, the Lord alone! Love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, and all your strength.
Deuteronomy 6:4-9

 

Value #2

We love people (our “neighbors”)….all people. We will strive to be known first in our community for our love of people.
John 13:35, Isaiah 43:1-13, 1 Corinthians 13

 

Value #3

We build the Kingdom of God and partner with the Holy Spirit were we are lead and encounter Him.
Matthew 28:16-20, John 15:26-27, John 16:5-16

 

Value #4

We value children and all those who support them. Jesus said let them come.
Luke 18:16

 

Value #5

We value what the ancient church has to say into our modern lives.
Genesis 1, Deuteronomy 6, John 3, Matthew 28:16-22, Acts 2, Acts 4:32-37, Acts 6, Revelation

 

Value #6

We value the authentic….life is too short for the fake….

1 Samuel 16:7

 

Value #7

We value a gospel of good news for those who are “far off from God”.
Ephesians 2:12-22

 

Value #8

We value social justice as Christ defined it and commanded it.
Matthew 25:35-40

 

Value #9

We value our community and exist to encourage, strengthen and see God’s redemption in it. We plan to BE the church, not just HAVE church.
Isaiah 43:1-13

 

Value #10

We value strategic generosity. God has called us to share our prayers, presence, gifts, service, and witness with the same abundance that He gave them to us…
Malachi 3, Ephesians 2:1-10