INSPIRE, IGNITE, MOBILIZE
Our Mission: To engage our community’s youth in a relationship with God through an innovative worship experience and an interactive learning environment; equipping them to grow in their faith through Fellowship with others and Jesus Christ.
Our four focus areas are: Education, Ministry, Mission/Outreach, and Fellowship/Recreation
Vision: Equipping,Training and Mobilizing the future leaders and ambassadors of Christ (ETM)
Motto: To reach up, To reach out, To reach in (Reaching up to Christ, Reaching out to Minister and Outreach, reaching in for personal growth and maturity in Christ)
OUR CORE VALUES How We Believe God Would Have Us Accomplish the Mission In order to accomplish:
1. INVEST Time— We commit to investing in our youth by spending both quality and quantity time with them. Love— We commit to investing in our youth by loving them unconditionally, cheerfully, and faithfully, and expressing that love in appropriate ways. Prayer— We commit to investing in our youth by praying for and with them faithfully. Mentoring—We commit to investing in our youth by mentoring them through their questions of faith and daily experiences in “one-on-one” or small group settings.
2. INSTRUCT Teaching— We commit to instructing our youth in the core doctrines of the Christian faith in ways that creatively engage their hearts and minds. Equipping— We commit to instructing our youth by equipping them with the tools needed to grow spiritually and to lead healthy, wise, and productive lives.
3. INSPIRE Modeling— We commit that in order to inspire our youth, we must be passionate followers of Jesus Christ and consistently living healthy, wise, and productive lives. Challenging—We commit that in order to inspire our youth, we must challenge them to live for Christ with all of their hearts and to join us in taking “faith-filled risks” for Christ.
4. IGNITE Mobilizing— We commit that in order to ignite our youth with a passion for Christ and others we must regularly create opportunities for them to worship, serve the Church, minister to the needy, and evangelize. Launching—We commit that in order to ignite our youth and properly “launch” them into their future, we must prepare them for service to God, life’s challenges, for healthy relationships, and for leadership.