We value our relationships with one another

  • We accept one another as flawed people who are in the process of transformation. (Ephesians 2:1-11; 2 Corinthians 5:15-17)
  • We practice transparency by creating an environment where we can be open about our struggles, failures, and successes. (Matthew 7:1-6; James 5:16)
  • We practice authenticity by not pretending to be something we are not. (2 Corinthians 2:17-3:6)
  • We practice Biblical principles for resolving conflicts with one another. (Matthew 18:15-19)

We value our relationships with neighbors

  • We demonstrate God’s love and compassion by sharing with and serving others. (Romans 12:9-21)
  • We seek to be sensitive to our culture rather than combative. (1 Corinthians 9:19-23)
  • We seek to encourage others to make peace with God through Jesus Christ. (2 Corinthians 5:18-21)

We value spiritual growth

  • We encourage one another to a life of submission to the Holy Spirit. (Ephesians 5:15-20; Colossians 3:1-17)
  • We emphasize the practical application of God’s Word to everyday life. (James 1:19-27; 1 Peter 1:23-2:3)
  • We encourage grace filled mutual accountability. (Galatians 6:1-3)
  • We consistently pray for one another. (Ephesians 6:17; Colossians 1:9-14)

We value the future

  • We encourage one another to be creative and innovative. (Matthew 9:16-17)
  • We invest in the young. (Psalms 78:4-7; Matthew 19:14; 1 Timothy 4:12)
  • We share a confident expectation of God’s work in and through our lives. (Galatians 6:9; Ephesians 2:10, 3:20)