To build a church where families from all walks of life; race, creed and culture can worship in the unity of the Holy Spirit.
To evangelize our cities, states and nations, telling men, women, boys and girls about a living Savior who loves and cares for all mankind.
To build an activity center for troubled teens and battered women; to build homeless shelters, after school centers. And to raise the standard of living in our communities.
To work actively in outreach’s such as benevolence, prison, jail and street ministries.
To be a church where fledgling ministries can bloom and blossom, to edify one another through the Holy Spirit and to encourage operation in the spiritual gifts.
To be a church where salvation takes place, holiness abides, and righteousness is alive and presiding in the church, to build on the Word of God and be founded in joy , peace, and love; to be a church where we not only teaching the gospel, but where we also live the Word in Jesus Name.
To glorify God, to edify believers, and to bring sinners to repentance and salvation through the power and the Word of the living God.
To reach those who are lost, to restore the hearts, minds, and bodies of the people of God.
To enhance and promote the spiritual growth through the preaching of the full gospel of Jesus Christ.
To bring unity to the body of Christ through the Holy Ghost and fellowship.
To fulfill the great commission (Matthew 28:19) through actively observing to do the greatest of commandments, which is love.
Tenants of Faith
We acknowledge Christ as the head of our church and we submit ourselves and all we have and all our activities to His will and good pleasure (Eph. 1:22-23).
BIBLICAL TEACHING AND CHRISTIAN EDUCATION
Christ as their Savior and that believers may mature in Him (2 Tim. 3:16).
We acknowledge God’s Word as the supreme authority for our church and lives. We believe that the Word of God is powerful and informative. We believe that the Word of God gives us power to live a positive life. It gives us power to change our lives and alter the environment in which we live (Col. 3:16-17, Heb. 4:12-13).
We desire to acknowledge God’s supreme value and presence and worth in our personal lives and in our corporate worship experience. We desire to worship Him in a contemporary style and with a traditional expression in which we address the worship temperament of each participant (Rom. 12:1-2)
traditional expressions of praise present within the African Religious experience (Psalm 150).
prayer in the conception, planning, and execution of all the ministries and activities of this church (Matt. 7:7-11).
We support the spiritual nurture of the family as one of God’s dynamic means to perpetuate the Christian faith. Families are important to our church. Therefore, we seek to help families grow spiritual and healthy (2 Tim. 1:5).
We encourage our membership to serve Christ from hearts of love and gratitude rather than from guilt and condemnation (Rom. 6:14)
CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION
We acknowledge the fact that the church exist in a changing world. We seek to be a church that addresses the relevant needs of its members and the people around us without losing our Christian essence and biblical mandates. Therefore, we constantly evaluate our forms and methods, seeking cultural relevance and maximum ministry effectiveness (1Chron. 12:32).
We acknowledge that Christ has imparted each believer with a spiritual gift that is to be used for the building of His kingdom. Therefore, we seek to prepare and equip the saints to effectively serve in our ministries (Eph. 4:11-13).
We value the unchurched and the lost and will use every available Christ-honoring means to pursue, win, and disciple them to Christ (Luke 19:10).
We believe that since God gave His best (the Savior), we seek to honor Him by maintaining a high standard of excellence in all our ministries and activities (Col. 3:23-24).
Christian manner that does not bring reproach upon the church body. We also believe that we are commanded by God to conduct ourselves properly with one another. We believe that we are to display the fruits of the Spirit as well deal with our sisters and brothers in Christ and as we deal in the world (Gal.5:16-26).
We believe that as Christians who are serious about God and the church that we are commanded by God to support that church financially. Giving and paying our tithes and offerings is not an option it is a command. We believe that because we financially support the church we are obeying God’s command by which we are blessed and receive favor. We also believe that paying our tithes and offerings is an awesome expression of our faith and worship to God. We also believe that 10% of our earnings starts our tithes and financial gifts (Lev. 27:30; Malachi 3:10; Deuteronomy 14:22; Hebrews 7:4; Luke 6:38).