Statement of Values

  1. We value a commitment to relevant Bible Exposition. (Discipleship)We believe that the Bible is God’s inspired Word, the authoritative and trustworthy rule of faith and practice for Christians. (2 Timothy 3:16; 2 Peter 1:20-21)
  2.  We value a commitment to prayer.We believe that God desires his people to pray and that He hears and answers prayer. (Matthew 7:7-11; James 5:13-18)
  3. We value a commitment to lay ministry. We believe that the primary responsibility of the pastor and teachers in the local church is to “prepare God’s people for works of service.”(Ephesians 4:12)
  4. We value a commitment to worship.Weekly we gather to celebrate God’s goodness, and to be exposed to the Word of God.  Our worship services provide ministry to believers and an open door to visitors and non-Christians in the community. (John 4:24)
  5. We value a commitment to fellowship.We are committed to cultivating deep, abiding relationships within the body of Christ, stimulating spiritual growth. (Romans 12:5)
  6. We value a commitment to excellence. We believe that the God of our salvation deserves the best we have to offer.  The Lord himself is a God of excellence, as shown by the beauty of creation; further, He gave the best that He had, his only Son, for us.(Romans 8:32)
  7. We value a commitment to growth.(Evangelism)We believe that God desires for us to reach as many people as possible with the life-changing message of Jesus Christ.
  8. We value a commitment to give. We believe God demonstrated His concept of giving when he gave his only begotten Son. (2 Corinthians 9:7)
  9. We value a commitment to serve.We believe that Jesus came to serve rather than to be served. “David served God’s purpose in his own generation. (Acts 13:36)
  10. We value our children and youth. We believe that children are our future, therefore we will endeavor to reach and have appropriate ministry for this age group. (Matthew 19:14)