I believe in God, the Father almighty, Creator of heaven and earth, and in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord, who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died and was buried; he descended into hell; on the third day he rose again from the dead; he ascended into heaven, and is seated at the right hand of God the Father Almighty; from there he will come to judge the living and the dead. I believe in the Holy Spirit, the holy Catholic Church, the communion of saints, the forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of the body, and life everlasting. Amen. --- Apostles' Creed
Love God - Love others - Make disciples - Make disciple makers
You shall love the Lord, your God, with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind. You shall love your neighbor as yourself. -- Matthew 22: 37, 39
Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. -- Matthew 28: 19-20
We believe in orthodox Christianity, as taught by the Magisterium of the Roman Catholic Church. The Eucharistic celebration is the source and summit of our faith that we seek to live and serve with the whole of our lives in vibrant ways. We value this "dynamic orthodoxy." Excellence in our worship honors God. We value excellence.
We believe the Bible is the inspired, infallible Word of God. Our preaching and messages strive to break open the relevance of the Bible to our daily lives.
Changing and growing into the likeness of Christ is not just about greater knowledge of our faith, it's doing what God's word says we must do. We value life-change.
We believe that our Baptism forms us into a family that is constantly nourished and renewed by all the sacraments, which teach us to love one another as Christ loved us. We strive to build a church culture through small groups where people are open and authentic, especially about their need to grow and change.
We value doing life-change together.
We believe that the Holy Spirit has prepared works for us to do that will advance the kingdom of Christ. We recognize God's call to our church to serve both within our parish and also beyond: in our city, our country, and the world. In the service of the Lord we can always do more. We value that challenge.
We believe that Jesus came to seek and save the lost. We heed God's command to share his name with the world. We look for the opportunity to invite dechurched Catholics to join us. As a parish church, we want insiders to reach outsiders.
We value growth and health.