Mission and Vision

MISSION STATEMENT

Called by Grace, Led by Faith, Welcoming All to Share God’s Love

GUIDING PRINCIPLES OF OUR MISSION STATEMENT

  • Called by the Grace of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, to live out God’s Word, knowing we are saved.
  • Led by Faith, filled with the Holy Spirit, and thankful, knowing we are accepted as a child of God.
  • Transformed by the Holy Spirit to be open to and welcoming of change throughout our spiritual journeys.
  • Welcoming all whom we meet each day, sharing the Glory of the Gospel and telling the story of Jesus Christ.

VISION STATEMENTS OF HOW WE LIVE OUR MISSION

  • to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ through Word and Sacraments;
  • to provide, in accordance with Lutheran tradition, a place of worship, fellowship, Christian education and music;
  • to embrace diversity by welcoming people of all races, religions, cultures, ages, sexual orientation and relationship status;
  • to form a supportive community that embraces opportunities for spiritual growth and the development of supportive, respectful and accepting relationships;
  • to carry out the work of God by committing resources, time and talents in meeting the needs of others locally, nationally and globally;
  • to support the causes of peace and provide help for those in need  throughout the world;
  • to foster Christ’s vision of a better world by challenging bigotry, injustice and inhumanity.

Called by Grace, Led by Faith, Welcoming All to Share God's Love