To bring people to Jesus and memebership in His family, develop them to Christ-like maturity, and equip them for their ministry in the church and life missions in the world, in order to magnify God’s name.
The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me, because He has Anointed Me [the Appointed One, the Messiah] to preach the good news (the Gospel) to the poor; He has sent Me to announce release to the captives, and recovery of sight to the blind; to send forth delivered those who are oppressed - who are downtrodden, bruised, crushed, and broken down by calamity; to proclaim the accepted and acceptable year of the Lord - the day when salvation and the free favors of God profusely abound.
Luke 4:18,19 Amplified Bible
Celebration The exaltation of Christ through worship.
Outreach The proclamation of hope.
Nurture The development of disciples.
Care The healing of the hurting.
Encouragement Reassurance in stressful times.
Responsibility The accountability of resources.
New Live in Christ Living the Spirit-filled life.