Treasure children – Jesus treasures children and viewed them with tenderness, compassion, and as a blessing, and so we treasure children, particularly the most vulnerable of children.
Psalm 127:3-5a; Luke 18:15-17; Isaiah 54:13; Acts 2:39; 3 John 1:4; Mark 9:37
Pursue excellence - Because Christ has called us to his own glory and excellence, we will develop skillfulness and work wholeheartedly to bring him glory.
Titus 2:7; Col 3:23; 2 Cor 8:7; 2 Peter 1:3-4; Proverbs 22:29; Eph 6:7-8; Mt 5:14-16
Advance team – As God’s fellow workers, we value our partnership with him above every other partnership, seek to collaborate with ministries and churches who share our passion for orphans and vulnerable children, and view each member of our team as God’s workmanship created to do good works in Christ.
Eccl 4:9; 1 Cor 3:7-9; Philippians 1:5; Gen 1:26-27; Prov 27:17; Eph 2:10
Honor culture – Because there will be a Day in which people from every tongue, tribe, and nation are gathered around the throne of God, we honor the cultures of the people we serve seeking to walk with humility and seeking to advance the unity of the Spirit of peace.
1 Cor 12:12-30, Col 3:11; Rev 7:9-10; Acts 17:26-28; Eph 4:2-5; 1 Cor 9:20; Prov 22:2
Trust Christ – We will cultivate our personal and corporate relationship with the Lord seeking his direction, following his guidance, and trusting that he will establish the work of our hands.
Psalm 9:10; Psalm 20:7; Proverbs 3:5-6; John 14:1; Jer 17:7-8; Prov 16:3; Psalm 143:8 1 John 5:14; 2 Corinthians 5:7; Proverbs 29:25
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