To partner with God in developing genuine, fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ
In all we say and do, we want to:
- Glorify God our Creator who brings about life change & transformation;
- Love God completely,
- Love others sacrificially & unconditionally,
We will develop genuine, fully devoted followers of Christ by:
- Loving Seekers Inviting them to Come & See Christ
- Building Believers Encouraging them to Grow in Christ
- Equipping Workers Releasing them to Serve Christ
- Multiplying Leaders Training them to Lead like Christ
The Strategy will reflect the following Eight equal Values:
- (Empowering) Team Leadership
- (Gift-oriented) Ministry
- (Passionate) Spirituality
- (Functional) Structures
- (Inspiring) Worship
- (Holistic) Small Groups
- (Need-oriented) Evangelism
- (Loving) Relationships
OUR PREFERRED FUTURE
For Each Genuine, Fully Devoted Follower of Christ
A Genuine, Fully Devoted Follower of Christ will Faithfully & Actively:
Love Seekers by:
- being the hands and feet of Christ inviting Seekers to “Come & See” Christ as they “Go & Show”, or demonstrate Christ in tangible ways.
- developing loving & genuine relationships with them pointing them to Christ.
- becoming Global Christians committed to World Missions.
Be Built Up as a Believer by:
- developing loving relationships & passionate spirituality through holistic small groups and other growth opportunities.
- participating regularly in inspiring worship & passionate spirituality.
- obediently supporting SEMC sacrificially with their time, giftedness and finances
Become an Equipped Worker by:
- participating in training opportunities (i.e. Spiritual Giftedness, Relational Evangelism & other Ministry training).
- putting their training into action, serving SEMC & the Community through their God-given giftedness, personality and passion.
Help Multiply Leaders by:
- encouraging potential leaders to use their giftedness
- taking on leadership training & responsibility if so gifted