Vision and Mission
Motivated by the Gospel of Jesus Christ, our national church has a simple purpose, to reach North America with the transforming love of Jesus Christ. We are a particular congregation of this church in a particular place, so we’ve made our purpose a localized adaptation of its own:
to reach Philadelphia’s Main Line with the transforming love of Jesus Christ.
If we are going to get anywhere, this is the compass which orients us, our north star.
The vision is our destination
In our concrete context, our compass is guiding us on our journey to a place like this:
We yearn to advance Jesus Christ’s kingdom of transformational love on Philadelphia’s Main Line. We believe we can only do that if we ourselves are being transformed by Jesus. We therefore strive to worship, pray, study, fellowship, and engage the needs of our community as he teaches and empowers us.
The mission is our roadmap
We have our compass and our destination. Here's how we get there. We will:
The values are our character along the way
To understand why we have chosen to pursue Gospel ministry in this particular way, it would be helpful to understand who we are as a community.