To be used by God to spark Christ-honoring community restoration by engaging in mutually-transforming relationships with the future leaders of West Dallas.
The 3 C’s of the mandate:
- Community transformation
- Committed relationships
- Catalytic leadership development
Incarnation: We live among those we minister to, putting flesh on the gospel.
Long-term Relationships: We love our neighbors as ourselves.
(Mark 12:31, Rom. 13:9, John 13:34, 35)
Humility: We consider others more important than ourselves.
(Matt. 20:25-28; Phil. 2:5-8)
Unity: As Christians we are called to be reconciled to God and man.
(Eph. 2:13-19; John 17:21)
Deeply Dependent: We understand that apart from Jesus we can do nothing.
(John 15:4,5; Gal. 2:20)
Excellence: We strive to do our work well and to be accountable to God, our Board, our donors, and to one another to do that which we have been called.