Identity is WHO we are.
Values are HOW we live in light of who we are.
Our Gospel Identity is WHO we are in light of who God is and what he has done in Jesus. We are a Jesus- centered Family of Sent Servants. Our values flow from our identity and our six values are noted in the image below.
We are Jesus-centered.
The church is centered on Jesus. He is the authority. The church is through Jesus and because of Jesus. It is all about Jesus.
We are family.
God is our Father and we are His family. We are children of God who care for each other as a family.
We are sent.
As Jesus was sent, he sends us in the power of the Holy Spirit to participate in his mission. We are a sent people.
We are servants.
Jesus is our King and we are his servants. We are servants of Jesus who serve him by serving others.
We are seekers of God.
Passionately desiring the presence and power of God.
We are becoming a gospel-fluent people.
We are sharing, showing, and being shaped by the gospel in everyday life.
We put relationship first.
Forged in relationship.
We are intentionally intentional.
We do things on purpose.
We are multiplying disciples in communities on mission.
Growing together in Jesus; going together with Jesus.
We are sent to the one.
Relentlessly pursuing the lost.