Vision & mission

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.

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.

purposes

Connecting people to Jesus and one another in life-transforming ways.

Enhancing family stories.

Raising up servant leaders.

Transforming communities through educational and economic development.

Leveraging resources for the advancement of God’s purposes.