7. IT’S ABOUT MISSION NOT METHOD
We’re not married to our methods. We’re married to our mission. This makes us innovative, creative, nimble, and relevant.
8. WE’RE A GIFTS BASED CHURCH, NOT A NEEDS BASED CHURCH
God has no needs. His Church is filled with gifted people. We provide opportunities for people to use their gifts to serve one another.
9. WE’RE OUTWARD FACING
We are passionate about serving those who have not yet joined our family.
10. WE GIVE HONOR
We honor those in authority. We honor our elders. We honor those who teach and preach. We outdo one another in honoring everyone.
11. WE EMPOWER THE NEXT GENERATION
We seek opportunities for the next generation to serve and lead. The mission of Jesus expands exponentially when all of us empower those younger than us.
12. WE ADDRESS CONFLICT
We’re not afraid of healthy conflict. We see it as a growth opportunity that helps us better understand each other and accomplish our mission together.
13. WE STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE
We bring our best every time. We love accountability and feedback. We love to improve. We’re coachable and teachable. We debrief and assess.
14. WE PROVIDE HEALING
We long to see everyone flourish. We love to see people get healthy. We value passionate, vibrant, and robust spirituality.
15. WE LOVE TRUTH
We believe the truth sets us free. We care deeply about the life of the mind, the pursuit of knowledge, and the longing to learn.
16. WE CHOOSE JOY
We enjoy God. We enjoy one another. We take our mission seriously, not ourselves. We laugh a lot. We have a blast.