We follow Jesus above everything else and that influences our lives and interpretations.
The message of Jesus isn’t primarily about leaving Earth to go to heaven. But bringing heaven to Earth.
Every kind of diversity is valued here: race, socio-economic, and opinions. Agreeing to disagree can be a beautiful thing.
You belong before you believe: as is, just as you are, you belong. Everyone can serve and contribute.
Part of the life of faith is the experience of doubt. We’re honest enough to allow our doubt to push us to greater faith.
God’s heart is for the lowly, the suffering, the poor, and the disenfranchised in our world. So is ours.