Core Values

Spiritual

  1. Seek First the Kingdom of God: We are wholly devoted to God and we live by faith through the Word of God and we value prayer the leading of the Holy Spirit. Matthew 6:33, Hebrews 11:6
  2. Love: Everything we do as a church is motivated by God’s love for us. We believe loving relationships should permeate every aspect of church life, and ultimately seek to live by 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 and share God’s love with others. John 3:16,17
  3. Vision: We keep our eyes focused on the vision, and watch that our endeavors uphold and support God’s mandates for our church. Ultimately our vision is to pursue Jesus Christ and fulfill theGreat Commission. Proverbs 29:18, Matthew 28:19
  4. Discipleship: We are all motivated to grow and be all we can be in Christ – In leadership we disciple those we lead to use their gifts and fulfill their destiny. Matthew 28:19
  5. Balance: We value the right balance in life; our relationship with God, our families and our church. We value ‘Godly rest’ and set aside regular time for God and connecting with each other. Hebrews 10:25, Acts 2:42

Character

  1. Positive, Faith-filled attitude: There is no limit to what God can do and we are open and able in whatever He tells us. We watch that the words we speak line up with God’s Word. We are never deficient, we are sufficient in Christ and according Philippians 4:13 we can do all things.
  2. Excellence: Everything we do is as “unto the Lord!” We believe excellence honours God and inspires people. If it’s going to be done, it’s going to be done with quality and excellence to glorify Him. Ephesians 6:7, Colossians 3:17
  3. Generosity and Stewardship: We love giving generously and commit faithfully to the Lord our talents, abilities, resources, time and finances. 2 Corinthians 9:8
  4. Succession Planning: We have a ‘Generational Mentality’ and seek to develop a succession of leaders. Genesis 49:28 We recognize we must be teachable and eager to develop both spiritually and literally. Our future depends on our ability to be corrected and receive guidance and instruction. 2 Timothy 3:16
  5. Servant-hood/ Humility: We have a loyal servants heart, we believe we are qualified for leadership to the degree we are willing to serve others. We happily serve in any capacity, areaccountable, reliable, humble, and do not seek recognition. Luke 14:11, Colossians 3:23-24

Ethical

  1. Honour: We honor the structure of leadership that God has set in place in the church. We honor the ministry gifts God has set in our leaders and support them through prayer and deed. 1 Timothy 5:17, Ephesians 4:11-13
  2. Accountability: We embrace the mandates and assignments God has given to Faith Life Centre and recognise that we are all responsible to the Vision being fulfilled with excellence, in God’stiming. Habakkuk 2:2, Romans 14:12
  3. Honesty & Righteousness: We are truthful, sincere and we live Godly, virtuously, righteously, respecting others as ourselves. 2 Corinthians 5:21
  4. Innovation and Productivity: We seek to improve, advance and grow; our rewards in life are determined by the problems we are willing to solve for others. We are productive with the time God has given us. Always creative, because God the creator has made us in His image. Genesis 1:26, Proverbs 10:4
  5. Consistency: We are consistent because God is consistent and we recognize that the secret of our future is hidden in our daily routine. Malachi 3:6, 1 Corinthians 15:58

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