Core Values of FBC
Believing that the holiness of God, the centrality of Christ, and the empowerment of the Holy Spirit are the basis of our faith, we are devoted to:
PERSISTENT PRAYER - Acts 2:42, 46 - We are committed to continual, fervent prayer both individually and as a church, faithfully seeking God’s will.
SINCERE WORSHIP – Acts 2:42, 46-47 - We value intentional, inclusive worship that exalts God with awe and wonder, celebrates Christ with joy and thanksgiving, and submits to the Holy Spirit in reverence and humility.
UNIFIED COMMUNITY – Acts 2:42, 44, 46 - We recognize and affirm the diversity of our congregation and we strive to develop a sense of unity and common purpose, seeking God’s will and striving always to be a people of love, encouragement, and forgiveness.
INTENTIONAL MISSIONS – Acts 2:44-46 - We share the love of Christ by meeting the spiritual, emotional, and physical needs of our community and world.
GENUINE WITNESS – Acts 2:39-41, 43, 47 - We are salt and light in the world, following the example of Jesus by constantly sharing the love of God through our words and actions.
BIBLICAL FOUNDATION – Acts 2:42 - We teach and learn God’s Word, and we choose to make all decisions based on its guidance, strength, and truth.
INTEGRITY OF SALVATION – Acts 2:38-41, 47 - We believe salvation through faith in Jesus Christ is available for everyone and through it all of life is transformed.
SACRIFICIAL LIVING – Acts 2:42-45 - We commit to the stewardship of our lives, and we offer our time, talents, and resources completely and joyfully.