We believe that we first exist to glorify God and advance His kingdom; through grace we receive and through grace we share.
For I know that this will turn out for my deliverance through your prayer and the supply of the Spirit of Jesus Christ, according to my earnest expectation and hope that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ will be magnified in my body, whether by life or by death. For to me, to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
1 John 2:15-17
Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—is not of the Father but is of the world. And the world is passing away, and the lust of it; but he who does the will of God abides forever.
We highly value and intentionally serve each other, our guests and our ministry partners, leading by following Christ’s example.
Yet it shall not be so among you; but whoever desires to become great among you, let him be your servant.
Let nothing be done through selfish ambition or conceit, but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than himself. Let each of you look out not only for his own interests, but also for the interests of others.
We invest in spiritual, personal, and professional development of one another; restoring and equipping each other for intentional living.
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God.
We are responsible for the time, talents and treasures entrusted to us by God and our ministry partners and strive to maximize the impact of these resources.
1 Peter 4:10
As each one has received a gift, minister it to one another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
His lord said unto him, Well done, thou good and faithful servant: thou hast been faithful over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many things: enter thou into the joy of thy lord.
We strive to provide excellent services, achieve results, impact our community and be innovative and collaborative in our approach.
He who has a slack hand becomes poor, but the hand of the diligent makes rich.
The hand of the diligent will rule, but the lazy man will be put to forced labor.
Commit your works to the LORD, and your thoughts will be established.
Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are noble, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report, if there is any virtue and if there is anything praiseworthy—meditate on these things.
We give honor. We set others up to win. We celebrate and champion those God has placed around us. What we honor is what we receive.
Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor.
1 Samuel 2:30
Therefore the LORD, the God of Israel, declares: ‘I promised that your house and the house of your father should go in and out before me forever,’ but now the LORD declares: ‘Far be it from me, for those who honor me I will honor, and those who despise me shall be lightly esteemed.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. Clothe yourselves, all of you, with humility toward one another, for “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.”
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