What We Live

To be people marked by devotion; devotion to God, his family, and his mission 

Devotion- “proskartereo”: To adhere to one; to be steadfastly attentive unto, to give unrelenting care to a thing; to persevere and not faint; to show oneself courageous for; to be in constant readiness for one; to wait on constantly.


Devoted to God:

  • To live in awe of and submission to God’s holiness
  • To actively seek and ask for the power of the Holy Spirit to be evident in every aspect of our lives
  • To embrace various forms of worship to express our adoration and thankfulness to God
  • To prioritize spiritual practices – including praying, fasting, studying and meditating on the Word- in order to know and experience God and grow in His likeness
  • To use our resources - time, money, skills, talents, possessions- to build His kingdom rather than our own

Devoted to his family:

  • To love and value each other regardless of social, cultural, political, racial, and economic backgrounds
  • To regularly include each other in the rhythms of our lives
  • To invite others in to the sensitive, vulnerable places of our hearts
  • To handle the sensitive, vulnerable places of each other’s’ hearts with humility and grace
  • To sacrifice our own autonomy, preferences, and comfort for the benefit of one another
  • To generously share what we have with one another

Devoted to his mission:

  • To proclaim the good news of Jesus in word and deed
  • To disciple and be discipled
  • To be faithful ambassadors for Christ in our various workplaces, neighborhoods, and households
  • To intentionally love and serve those whose are often overlooked and disregarded in our society
  • To link arms with others already serving Jesus in different ways in various communities
  • To raise leaders who are equipped to begin other communities of faith