Mission Statement

We exist to show the world what God is like and tell the world what Christ has done through the Spirit-empowered ministry of His Word.

See Matthew 5:16 and 28:18-20; Romans 10:13-17; 1 Peter 2:9, 12

 

Vision Statement

Living Hope Bible Church strives to be a spiritually-healthy local church that is characterized by these actions and attitudes: Pursue, Teach, Depend, Obey, Cultivate, Edify, Stand Together, & Proclaim.

You may read more about each of these below.

Additionally, Pastor Brent is preaching through these items periodically and as he does, each sermon is posted here along with the item for reference.


 

Pursue

Joyfully pursuing God as our greatest treasure
Psalm 16:11; Matthew 13:44

 

Teach

Faithfully preaching and teaching God’s Word with biblical accuracy and Christ-exalting application
2 Timothy 2:15, 4:2; Acts 20:27; James 1:22

 

Depend

Prayerfully depending on the power of the Holy Spirit for all the Lord has called us to be and do
Colossians 4:2; Galatians 5:16

 

Obey

Loyally seeking to obey God in every area of life
John 14:15; Luke 10:27

 

Cultivate

Lovingly cultivating relationships where people feel safe confessing their sins and can be sure that they will receive the help they need to repent and change
Galatians 6:1-2; 1 Thessalonians 5:14

 

Edify

Willingly denying ourselves for the building up of the church and the redemption of sinners
Philippians 2:3-4; Romans 15:2; Acts 5:40-42

 

Stand Together

Humbly standing on God's truth in unity as the body of Christ
Ephesians 2:11-22, 4:1-6; Philippians 2:1-2

 

Proclaim

Clearly proclaiming the hope-giving news of the gospel to our community and the nations
Matthew 28:18-20; 1 Peter 2:9; Psalms 67:1-7