FPCC Mission, Vision & Purpose Statements

 

Mission

Our Mission is to make and mature followers of Jesus Christ for the purpose of multiplying disciples who worship God and serve mankind.
 

The mandate (Matt. 28:18–20):

  1. Jesus’ authority (28:18): He has been given all authority in heaven and on earth.
  2. Jesus’ assignment (28:19–20a): They are to reach and teach all nations.
  3. Jesus’ assurance (28:20b): He will always be with them!

 

Vision

We believe God is calling us to be and we envision ourselves to become a church where people are:
 
  • Growing in Christ-like character,
  • Growing in Christ-like competence,
  • Growing in biblical content knowledge, and
  • Growing in biblical community and unity (Eph 4:1-6; 11-16)
 

 Purpose

TO       exalt               the name of Jesus Christ through individual and corporate worship means;
 
TO       equip              the saints for the works of the ministry through instruction means so the Body may
     grow in the knowledge of the Son of God, to become mature disciples, and to fulfill
     the measure of the stature, which belongs to the fullness of Christ;
 
TO       edify               one another through fellowship means of encouraging one another and building up
     the Body into a unity of faith;
 
TO       evangelize     our community, state, country, and world through evangelism means which
     proclaims the Word of God and calls people everywhere to respond to Jesus Christ
     through faith;
 
TO        express          God’s love for us, our love for God and for one another through service means so
     that we may be a visible example of God’s passion, provisions and presence; and

 

TO       enable            the Body to fulfill this ministry purpose, through the use of wise stewardship means
     that enhance and protect the numerous resources that God has so faithfully
     entrusted to this Body of Believers.