To glorify God and obey the Great Commandments
“Now may the God of patience and comfort grant you to be like-minded toward one another, according to Christ Jesus, that you may with one mind and one mouth glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.”-Romans 15:5-6
“Teacher, which is the most important commandment in the law of Moses?” Jesus replied, “‘You must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, and all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment. A second is equally important: Love your neighbor as yourself. The entire law and all the demands of the prophets are based on these two commandments.” –Matthew 22:36-40
To fulfill the Great Commission
Jesus came and told his disciples, “I have been given all authority in heaven and on earth. Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teach these new disciples to obey all the commands I have given you. And be sure of this: I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” –Matthew 28:18-20
(Matthew 28:18-20, Acts 1:8, 2 Peter 3:9)
To demonstrate the Gospel of Jesus Christ in word and deed both in our community and throughout the world.
(Ephesians 4:11-13, Matthew 18:20, 2 Timothy 2:2)
To help members of all ages develop toward full Christian maturity and train them for effective ministry.To promote personal spiritual growth and ongoing discipleship through sound Bible teaching.
To participate in public worship services and to encourage personal daily devotions.
(1 Peter 4:10-11, Matthew 25:34-40, 1 Thessalonians 5:11, Galatians 5:13)
To serve selflessly, in Jesus’ name, meeting the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of those in our Church and community.
(I John 1:7, Acts 2:44-47, Hebrews 10:23-25, Romans 15:5,7; John 13:34-35)
To encourage, support and pray for each other as members of the family of God.To share our lives together.