Christ Community’s core values reflect our desire to EMPOWER people with God’s grace through our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Exalting God through our worship of Him

-Christ-centered Sunday worship services directing people to meet with God
-Biblical preaching and teaching acclaiming the greatness of God
-Nurturing people to put aside their “idols” and worship God continually

Psalm 95:6,7 “Come, let us bow down in worship, let us kneel before the LORD our Maker; for He is our God and we are the people of His pasture, the flock under His care.”

Ministering to others

-Promoting a ministry mindset among all members
-Encouraging people to minister to their friends & community by being gracious, loving, patient, generous, kind, & considerate
-Encouraging service to others because we love our God & King who also served others

Mark 10:45 “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life a ransom for many.”

Praying steadfastly & eagerly

-Devoted to talking and listening to God
-Reliant upon God for salvation and spiritual growth
-Adoring God publicly and privately
-Expressing our thankfulness for His goodness and mercy in our lives
-Acknowledging our depravity and confessing our sins to Him

Colossians 4:2 “Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving.”

Obeying God’s Word

-Believing that God reveals Himself in the Bible, God’s inspired Word to man
-Reading, studying and applying the Scriptures to all of life
-Living our lives according to the standards of Scripture
-Relying upon God for salvation and spiritual growth

2 Timothy 3:16 “All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness.”

Witnessing in word and deed

-Equipping our people to embody Christ and His love at all times
-Training our members to share their faith
-Providing opportunities for people to hear the good news of Jesus Christ and put their faith in Him
-Planning relational events to interact with people who do not have a church home

Matthew 28:19-20 “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.”

Enjoying the fellowship of a Christian Community

-Cultivating relationships within our church community
-Planning activities that encourage relationship building
-Encouraging people to have a Christian accountability partner
-Promoting peace and purity within the church

1 Thessalonians 5:11“Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.”

Relational discipleship

-Developing devoted followers of Jesus Christ
-Discipleship and growth in home based bible studies
-Members who spend time with Jesus in personal Bible study and prayer

Philippians 1:21 “For me to live is Christ and to die is gain.”

2 Timothy 2:2 “What you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.”