Brethren in Christ Core Values
Who Are We? Series, Summer 2022
RELYING ON GOD
We confess our dependence on God for everything, and seek to deepen our intimacy with him by living prayerfully.
EXPERIENCING GOD'S LOVE AND GRACE
We value the free gift of salvation in Christ Jesus and the transforming power of the Holy Spirit.
We value serving others at their point of need, following the example of our Lord Jesus.
We value wholehearted obedience to Christ Jesus through the empowering presence of the Holy Spirit.
We value all human life and promote forgiveness, understanding, reconciliation, and nonviolent resolution of conflict.
We value uncluttered lives, which free us to love boldly, give generously, and serve joyfully.
BELIEVING THE BIBLE
We value the Bible as God's authoritative Word, study it together, and build our lives on its truth.
We value heartfelt worship that is God-honoring, Spirit-directed, and life-changing.
WITNESSING TO THE WORLD
We value an active and loving witness for Christ to all people.
BELONGING TO THE COMMUNITY OF FAITH
We value integrity in relationships and mutual accountability in an atmosphere of grace, love, and acceptance.