Vision and values

The Christ Church Vision Statement

We want to be:

  • Disciples becoming more like Jesus, by the power of the Spirit, for the growth of God's kingdom and the transformation of Selly Park and beyond

With hearts and minds inspired by Jesus' love, we aim to be:

  • Listening to God's voice
  • Following the Spirit's lead
  • Equipping for service and witness
  • Using our building to serve our communities
  • Sharing God's goodness and welcome with all

Our values

As a church we place value on being:

  • Passionate about living out God's Word
  • Prayerful and dependent on the Holy Spirit
  • Committed to whole-life worship
  • Dependent on God's grace
  • Responsive to God
  • Hospitable, welcoming and accepting
  • Genuine in our relationships
  • An open, inter-generational community
  • Engaged in wider social and global issues
  • Committed to effective communication

Explaining the vision

The Vision Statement was presented to the whole church in the morning service on 15 January 2012. You can listen to what Geoff Lanham said via our sermon download page.

This was followed up by a series of sermons Unpacking our values in morning services from January to March 2012.