Our driving desire and covenant is that we would be and pursue disciples of Jesus Christ who are trained, influenced, and motivated to:

1. Passionately love God & His Word with all of our beings (Dt 6:4; Mt 22:37; Lk 10:27; Ps 119:9-11, 97; 2 Tim 3:16-17)

2. Consciously recognize and appreciate the grace of God and our position in Christ (2 Cor 5:17; Eph 2:8-10; Col 3:1-11)

3. Actively live and share the gospel of Jesus Christ (Rom 1:16; Phil 1:27)

4. Unselfishly serve God and others (both in the church and community) with all of our abilities (Jn 13:14; Phil 2:1-8)

5. Humbly pursue truth, unity, and fellowship in the body of Christ (Acts 2:46-47; Rom 12:3-21; 14:19; Phil 2:1-11)

6. Obediently pursue spiritual growth and maturity by God’s grace through the power of the Holy Spirit (Eph 2:8-10; Ti 2:11-14; 2 Pt 3:14-18)

7. Attentively practice personal purity and loving deference (1 Thess 4:3-8; 1 Cor 6:18-20; 2 Tim 2:22)

8. Dependently seek God through continual prayer (Phil 4:6-7; 1 Pt 5:6-7)

9. Regularly gather for times of study, praise, and fellowship (Heb 10:25; Acts 2:46; Acts 20:7; I Cor 16:2)

10. Intentionally share our God-given resources for the effectiveness of the church and the missional promotion of the gospel (2 Cor 8-9; 1 Tim 5:17-18)