What we believe

Mission

To glorify God by making Disciples of Jesus Christ.


Vision

Through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, we seek to reach out cross-culturally, winning, equipping, and empowering people for ministry.



Core Values - We Believe In:


  1. Unreserved submission and obedience to our sovereign God.
  2. The Bible as God's infallible Word, and its authority in all matters of faith and practice.
  3. Fervent, authentic, Spirit-led worship of our sovereign triune God.
  4. Prayer - realizing our total dependence on God and the work of the Holy Spirit.
  5. Unity of purpose in the body of Christ.
  6. The gifts of the Spirit given to every believer and their expression in ministry.
  7. Commitment of every believer in service to Jesus Christ as seen in generous giving of time, energy and finances.
  8. Intentional evangelism to all peoples - local and world-wide.
  9. Intentional discipling of believers - bringing them to maturity in Christ.
  10. Inter-generational and cross-cultural ministry.
  11. Love for our neighbour - expressed by compassionate care to the needy in the church and in the community - local and world-wide.
  12. Our affiliation with the North American Baptist Conference (NABC) and endorsement of the NABC Statement of Beliefs.


T.R.E.E.S. - How we live this out:


Teaching the word of God (discipleship)

Relating to one another (fellowship)

Exalting the Lord in worship

Evangelizing those outside of a relationship with the Lord (outreach)

Serving our church, community and world