Vision, mission, & Values

Vision: Connecting people to Jesus and a community of caring. (Matthew 22:37-39)

Mission : Turning people into fully devoted followers of Christ. (Matthew 28:18-20)

Goal: Love God, Love People

core values

People matter to God and to us. (Luke 15:1-32)

On-going life change happens best in community. (Acts 2:44-47)

Biblical teaching is the catalyst for life transformation. (2 Timothy 3:16-17)

Every Christ-follower is spiritually-gifted and has a God-called ministry. (Romans 12:2-8)

The church is to be culturally relevant while remaining doctrinally sound. (1 Corinthians 9:19-23).

Followers of Jesus are to live with authenticity and to continually seek to take the next step in spiritual growth. (Hebrews 12:1)

convictions

Love people when they least expect it and least deserve it.

Pray like it all depends on God and serve like it all depends on you.

Adopt a bias toward action. 

You cannot out give God.

It’s never too late to become who you were created to be.

purposes

Outreach (Luke 19:10, Acts 1:8)

Service (1 Peter 4:10, 2 Corinthians 4:1)

Community (John 13:34, Romans 15:5-7)

Worship (John 4:23-24, Romans 12:1)

Discipleship (Mark 8:34-36, John 13:35)

Commitments

Journey is committed to…


Grow spiritually as individuals and as a church through deeper discipleship, especially among new believers.

Encourage age, ethnic, and socio-economic diversity in the church.

Use our spiritual gifts faithfully in service within the church and the community.

Increase missional outreach to the community with passion.

Embrace a holy urgency to boldly follow however God leads.

Share Jesus.