We desire to raise up servant leaders to
reach the local community and the world with the gospel.
We do this through the spiritual gifts given us by the Holy
1 Corinthians 12:7 - But to each one
is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good.
Ephesians 4:12 - for the equipping of
the saints for the work of service, to the building up of the
body of Christ;
All Christians should be growing spiritually and
be involved in ministry. As a church we don't dictate the types
of ministries individuals within our body should be involved with.
Our direction and
ministries are set by the people in our body and by their spiritual
Our vision for ourselves is that
we are a fellowship of believers:
What does this mean?
A fellowship is a group of people who know each other, who help
who have fun together, and who cry together. They greet each other
they are interested in each other's lives and stories.
They love one another.
The symbols above are the Greek word "one another."
Scripture commands us to serve each other in fellowship:
Love One Another (1 John 3:11; John 13:34; Romans 13:8; 1 Peter
Bear one another's burdens (Galatians 6:2)
Be at peace with one another (Mark 9:50)
Accept one another (Romans 15:7)
Speak truth to one another (Ephesians 4:25)
Serve one another (Galatians 5:13)
Don't grumble among one another (John 6:43)
Encourage and build up one another (1 Thessalonians 4:18)
Regard one another as more important than yourselves (Philippians
Be of the same mind with one another (Romans 12:6; 15:5)
Be subject to one another (Ephesians 5:21)
Don't lie to one another (Colossians 3:9)
Be kind, tender-hearted, and forgiving to one another (Ephesians
Bear with and forgive one another (Colossians 3:13)
Seek good for one another, and don't repay evil for evil (1 Thessalonians
Stimulate one another to love and good deeds (Hebrews 10:24)
Clothe yourselves in humility toward one another (1 Peter 5:5)
Don't be haughty (full of pride): be of the same mind (Romans
Confess sins to one another (James 5:16)
Don't complain against one another (James 4:11; 5:9)
Be hospitable to one another (1 Peter 4:9)
Don't challenge or envy one another (Galatians 5:26)
Give preference to one another in honor (Romans 12:10)
Serve one another (John 13:14)
Through love, serve one another (Galatians 5:13)
Be devoted to one another in love (Romans 12:10)
Pray for one another (James 5:16)
Love One Another (John 25:17; 1 Thessalonians 3:12; 4:9; 1
John 4:7, 11; 2 John 5)