Saint Charles River Church

Core Values

value |ˈvalyoō| |ˌvølju| |ˌvaljuː|


1 the regard that something is held to deserve; the importance or preciousness of something :

2 ( values) a person’s principles or standards of behavior; one’s judgment of what is important in life :  (New Oxford American Dictionary)

Our Core Values Can Be Summed Up in These General Statements:

We desire that these values define and drive this ministry in the context of a warm and caring environment.

Christ’s Headship – Ephesians 1:22,23

Biblical Focus – 2 Timothy 3:16

Authentic Worship – Romans 12:1,2

Prayer – Matthew 7:7-11

Family – 2 Timothy 1:5

Sense of Community – Acts 2:44-46

Grace-Orientation – Romans 6:14

Creativity and Innovation – 1 Chronicles 12:32

Generosity – John 13:34-35

Pre-Christian People – Luke 19:10

Mobilized Congregation – Ephesians 4:11-13

Ministry Excellence – Colossians 3:23,24

World Missions – Mark 16:15 and Acts 1:8

Please use this opportunity to do some self study on the verses associated with each of our core values. If you don’t have a bible, you can click this link to study online at Bible Gateway.

Grab a copy of our Core Values brochure for further details. It is available at the Welcome Center.