Cayuga Pastoral Charge

VISION Statement: To be the Body of Christ

 

MISSION Statement: To know Christ and make Him known


VALUES:

Gather and Glorify: Community of Faith

Provide a caring community: We build loving, authentic relationship together & explore and deepen our understanding of who Jesus is and what it means to be a Christian

Provide Christian worship: We honour and uphold a variety of styles of worship, encouraging and equipping individuals to celebrate God’s presence, giving thanks and praise to God in all we do


Give hearts and Grow: Growing in Faith

Accept Jesus Christ as our Lord and Saviour: We seek to imitate Him in all our relationships and activities

Grow in a relationship with Jesus: We change lives by discovering our God-given abilities through prayer, discipleship, and embodying loving acts of service


Give and Go: Sharing Faith

Serve the church and the wider community: We offer our spiritual gifts and financial resources to passionately serve God in the pursuit of kingdom goals

Sharing God’s love story: We invite and inspire others to embrace a growing relationship with Jesus


BELIEFS:

We believe Jesus is the center and meaning of life, revealing the nature and character of God to the world. We believe the church belongs to Jesus; we believe that God is at work through the church, moving toward a sane and stable world. We believe the Bible is the divinely inspired record of humanity’s authentic spiritual experiences with God, and the primary authority in matters of faith and practice. We believe Scripture, tradition, reason, and experience are all part of determining our church’s direction and values.