Core Values

Christ’s Supremacy – We reverence our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ, who is the King of Glory. (Col  1:15; 18)

God’s Word – We value and rely upon the Bible as vital to knowing, following and being transformed by God. (Heb 4:12; Rom 12:1-2; Luke 8:10-12)

God’s Leading – We humbly depend on God in prayerful Spirit-led obedience. (John 14:16-18)

 Worship – We value God’s unique presence and acclamation when we gather together as God’s people in responsive celebration. (John 4:24)

 CommunityWe value the sense of belonging, accountability, care, and spiritual growth that happens best among unified, relationally-connected believers. (Hebrews 10:24-25)

 Discipleship – We value seeking lifelong growth and maturity in Christ for everyone. (Ephesians 4:1; Hebrews 6:1)

 Serving – We value God being made visible to the world as his people care for the needs of others. (Mark 10:45; Romans 12:1; Eph 6:7; Col 3:24)

 Relational Evangelism – We value when God’s message of reconciliation through Christ is effectively shared in personal relationships. (Matthew 18:16-20)

 God’s Church – We value supporting and collaborating with other churches to further the kingdom of God because Jesus is Lord of one Church. (Acts 2:42; Eph. 5:23; Col 1:18)

 Servant & Transformational Leadership – We value that God calls leaders to shepherd his people with hearts of humility and holiness. (1 Peter 5:2; Luke 22:24-27)

 Gender Equality in Servant Leadership – We value and are committed to male & female equality, and inclusiveness in community. (Eph 4:11-13)

 Biblical Marriage – We value God-ordained marriage defined as the covenant relationship between a biological male at birth, a biological female at birth, and Himself. (Gen 1 26-28; Gen 2:22-24)

 Human Life – We value the sanctity of human life from the moment of conception to the time of death. All human life is precious in the sight of God. (Luke 1:15; Galatians 1:15; Psalm 22:10; 71:6; 139:13-14; Mark 8:36; Psalm 72:14; Isaiah 43:4.)