Vision

VISION:

To impact Fermanagh and beyond with the Gospel of Jesus Christ
 

MISSION STATEMENT:

A community where we love Jesus, love people, and have a passion for advancing the Gospel
 

VALUES:

Our core beliefs align to Elim and can be found here. Our values are specific to us, part of our DNA, as the local church in Brookeborough. The values will shape what we do TOGETHER as church and bring focus on attaining our vision statement. Every activity and ministry we engage in will align to these values. TOGETHER let's focus on building a firm foundation for the church today that will leave a lasting legacy for generations to come.

 

1. GROWING/SERVING TOGETHER – Discipleship (Matthew 28:19)

  • We will grow and serve with the aim of being fully devoted followers of Christ.
  • The Word and the Spirit will be central to our discipleship as we seek to creatively teach and train.
  • Everyone will be encouraged to serve with their God-given talents and abilities

2. PRAYING TOGETHER   - Prayer (Ephesians 6:18)

  • Prayer is central to Jesus' ministry and so it must be with us.
  • Together we will aim to have a lifestyle of prayer, interceding and fasting both corporately and individually, for the needs of others.

3. COMMUNITY TOGETHER - Community (Acts 2:43-47, 1 Peter 4:10)

  • We will aim to be a growing radical community built on love, faith and hope.
  • A community where everyone is welcome.
  • A place where grace abounds in generous proportions and were we will serve one another with compassion and kindness.

4. WORSHIPPING TOGETHER – Worship (Romans 12:1)

  • Our sole purpose in worship will be to please God.
  • Our worship will not be contained to just music, but will be part of everyday life.
  • We will offer our very best to God, in everyday life, as ongoing acts of worship.

5. REACHING OUT TOGETHER - Mission (Acts 1:8)

  • As a church community we will reach further than ever before.
  • We will reach out to other nations as well as the local area where the church is planted.
  • We will not be afraid to try new ideas with the central aim of sharing the unchanging Gospel.

6. GIVE GENEROUSLY TOGETHER - Giving (Proverbs 3:9, 2 Corinthians 9:7)

  • We will seek to create a culture of joyful generosity in everything.
  • We will be generous with our time, money and service with our only motive being love.
  • As Jesus is generous in all ways toward us, we will aim to follow His example.

7. WALKING IN THE SPIRIT TOGETHER - Spirit (Romans 8:11)

  • We will aim to cultivate the Fruit of the Spirit in our lives; love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control
  • The 1 Corinthians 12 'Gifts of the Spirit' will be encouraged in reaching out to those who don't know Jesus and in the local ministry of the church.