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.