Brethren In Christ Core Values

 

We value the free gift of salvation in Christ Jesus and the transforming power of the Holy Spirit.

We value the bible as God′s authoritative Word, study it together, and build our lives on its truth.

We value heartfelt worship that is God-honoring, Spirit-directed, and life-changing.

We value wholehearted obedience to Christ Jesus through the empowering presence of the Holy Spirit. 

We value integrity in relationships and mutual accountability in an atmosphere of grace, love, and acceptance.

We value an active and loving witness for Christ to all people.

We value serving others at their point of need, following the example of our Lord Jesus.

We value all human life and promote forgiveness, understanding, reconciliation, and non-violent resolution of conflict.

We value uncluttered lives, which free us to love boldly, give generously, and serve joyfully.

We confess our dependence on God for everything, and seek to deepen our intimacy with Him by living prayerfully.

A complete doctrinal statement can be found on the denominational webpage at http://bic-church.org/about/articlesoffaith.asp