Our Values

We value COMMUNITY
This means that we are passionate about this community.
We are committed to helping individuals, families, groups and businesses in the Birchfield Area experience peace and prosperity.
We are committed to listening to and connecting with as many individuals, families, groups and businesses in the Birchfield Area as we can.

This means that we are passionate about being in community.
We are committed to be a church where people are accepted and loved as Jesus Christ accepted and loved us.
We are committed to being family; to developing deep, open, and self-sacrificial friendships with one another, with Jesus as our head.
We are committed to being diverse; to celebrating the God-given traits that make us unique, whether that is gender, age, ethnicity, culture, social class, or background.

We value HOPE
This means that we are passionate about journeying with people towards the restoration God purchased through Jesus.
We are committed to coming alongside individuals and families at whatever stage of life and faith they are in.
We are committed to following God's lead in these journeys.

This means that we are passionate about the Gospel.
We are committed to partnering with the Holy Spirit in sharing the Gospel through everything we do, whenever we're together, in a way that relates to and connects with anyone a part of the conversation.
We are committed to understanding the Gospel and the Scriptures that reveal Jesus, and growing in our desire & ability to share them.

We value RISK
This means that we are passionate about growing in our relationships.
We are committed to complete vulnerability with God, allowing the truth of his Gospel to penetrate every part of ourselves and our lives, even when this is difficult or inconvenient.
We are committed to serving each other and this community, generously and sacrificially, preferring one another like Christ preferred us.

This means that we are passionate about being the body of Christ in the Birchfield Area.
We are committed to being people that obediently invest in God, his church, each other, and this community; refusing to become spectators and consumers through apathy, compromise, or fear.
We are committed to pursuing God and his purposes, worshipping him in the midst of every season of life; especially the painful and difficult ones.

We value INNOVATION
This means that we are passionate about reaching more people with the Gospel.
We are committed to creating more opportunities to build relationships and share the Gospel with individuals and families that we are not currently connected to.
We are committed to planting churches that reflect our values as often as God enables us to, so that as many people as is possible can hear the Gospel.

This means that we are passionate about improving what we do and how we do it.
We are committed to continuously refining everything we do, seeking to reach and share the Gospel with this community more effectively.
We are committed to not holding any programmes or activities too preciously, but will continuously seek to only do the things God is calling us to do.