We regard it as essential to be:
God centered: seeing the Father’s love as foundational and Jesus as pre-eminent.
Expressed through prayer and worship.
Bible based: holding the Bible as the absolute and final authority.
Expressed through Word study and application.
Spirit led: desiring for the Holy Spirit to direct us.
Expressed through relationship and obedience to the Holy Spirit.
People of integrity: living with humility and honour.
Expressed through good stewardship, accountable relationships and the pursuit of justice.
Committed to discipleship: believing that this is the process of transformation.
Expressed through intentional pursuit of Christlikeness.
Devoted to marriage, family and relationships: believing that God is relational.
Expressed through equipping and supporting people in their vital connections with others.
Servant leaders: acknowledging that God works through anointed leaders.
Expressed through mutual submission and intentionally developing leaders.
Mindful that every person is significant: treating all people as important and unique as they are made in the image of God.
Expressed through a welcoming environment for all.
Relevant to our times: providing biblical hope for present reality and current needs.
Expressed through practical support and engagement.
A godly influence in the world: obeying the call to make a difference.
Expressed through engaging with society and influencing it positively.