Our Values

 

A People of Genuine LOVE

Our primary response is love. A growing love for God allows us to love others well; Seeking to love people where they are at. We are from a variety of backgrounds; providing for diversity, acceptance, and unity. We work through inevitable tensions and encourage authenticity. We strive to love well according to God’s truth.

 

A People Who Relate and Respond to GOD PERSONALLY

Living “all in” for Jesus produces a life of joy, wonder, and adventure. We embrace a risky and responsive faith, believing God will show up and deserves the glory. Therefore, we gladly respond to His promises and His presence every day and seek to know Him more through His Spirit, the Word, worship, and prayer. We believe the Bible is our ultimate standard of truth, and we live it out in the power of the Holy Spirit.

 

A People of Authentic FRIENDSHIPS

In our pursuit of authentic spirituality, we support one another as life gets messy. We seek to develop friendships that challenge and encourage us to be more like Jesus. These friendships help us intentionally take our next steps of growth. We gather in smaller groups to be cared for, to be discipled, and to invest into each other.

 

A People with a Family FOCUS

We are a big, fun, and imperfect church family. Every one of us-regardless of age or marital status is a key part of our vibrant family dynamic. We believe in the importance of multi-generational influence and investment. Our family ministries are key to creating wonder, investing into parents, and growing spiritually authentic children. We seek to empower the next generation to make a difference today and beyond.

 

A People of Intentional INVESTMENT

We give up small things for big dreams; honoring God with our time, treasure and talents. We live empowered lives of purpose committed to making disciples. Everyone on the team matters, and it’s important for each of us to GEAR-up and to be coached. We passionately invest our life in helping to start, re-start, and fan the flame of God in someone else.

 

A People of Purposeful MINISTRY

We believe in culturally relatable environments that inspire and connect people to Jesus with the gospel. We intentionally expect and welcome new people as well as challenge our church family to grow. We love to celebrate, invite creativity, and share stories of life change. We will continually evaluate effectiveness, embracing change in our programs and methods to accomplish our purpose. Believing that Jesus is the head of the church and has given us leaders to follow, we take leadership seriously. We seek exemplary leaders who make disciples by coaching, caring, and empowering people to make a difference with their lives.

 

A People of Missional INFLUENCE

We do whatever we can to reach anyone we can. Each one of us is called to be living proof of a loving God in our everyday life and spheres of influence. We know we can accomplish infinitely more together than apart. Therefore, we seek to partner with local churches and our denomination to bless our community, plant churches, and reach people globally. The local church is the hope of the world and we invite you to be a part of it.