Vision and Mission

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These are in no particular order

To be a church that is submissive to Christ as the Head.

(Ephesians 1:22-23, 4:15, 5:22-23; Colossians 1:18; 1 Corinthians 11)

To be a church that holds the Bible in its current form as the complete, inerrant, and inspired Word of God upon which the Church has built it’s foundation.
(Ephesians 2:17-20)

To be a church that upholds the truth, which is Christ, by walking, teaching and defending the truth based on the inspired Word of God.
(1 Timothy 3:15-16; Ephesians 4:13; 3 John 1:3; 1 John 3:18-19; Galatians 3:2-5; Jude 3)

To be a church that is unified by being peaceful, loving and interdependent, founded on the truth, leading to Christ-centered worship.
(John 10:16, 17:20-26; Ephesians 2:20, 4:3, 4:16; I Corinthians 12:12-21; 1 Peter 2:4-5; Galatians 3:28)

To be a church continually attacking strongholds within the church body through the Word and prayer. This should lead to an attack of strongholds within the Community.
(Matthew 16:16-18; Ephesians 3:10)

To be a church that emulates Jesus’ works through the Holy Spirit to the people around us.
(Acts 1:1; Ephesians 5:1-2; I Corinthians 11; John 14:12)

To be a church that strives to display the saving grace that God has shown us in love, humility, and gentleness.
(Ephesians 2:7, 4:2; Colossians 3:12, 13)

To be a church that encourages each individual to continually proclaim praises to God and serve individually and corporately for His glory and honor.
(1 Peter 2:5, 9; Revelation 1:6; Romans 12:1, 15:16; Hebrews 13:15; 1 Corinthians 14:32, 36)

To be a church that identifies and cultivates individuals to use their spiritual gifts to equip and benefit each other.
(Romans 12:3-8; 1 Corinthians 12:1-11; Ephesians 4:10-13)

To be a church that strives to become a collection of spotless individuals by continuously washing ourselves in the Word through the Holy Spirit, ready to be presented to Christ the Bridegroom.
(Ephesians 5:26-27; 2 Peter 3:14; 2 Timothy 2:20)
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