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MISSION & VISION of Cheadle Parish

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A Full Church Mission and Values Sheet and our 2020 Vision Sheet 

CHURCH PURPOSE (Why do we exist?):
                   
Love God, love others and share the good news!

CHURCH MISSION (What are we trying to do?):
SHORT SUMMARY: Seeking to depend on God, love one another,
reach our neighbours and serve our community

LONGER SUMMARY:         
Cheadle Church seeks to honour God                                         Primary Aim
in building a loving community of mature disciples of Christ,   
Practical Aim
under the direction of the Word of God,                                     
How? -Our Authority
and through the encouragement of the people of God,             
How? -Our Approach
who will share the gospel and serve                                         
What? -Our Mission
the parish, the local community and the wider world,              
Where? -Our Concern
to serve God’s purpose of uniting all things under Christ,         
Whither? -Our Goal

CORE VALUES (What matters to us?):
(from PCC away day 2000)
What we stand for
Father, Son and Holy Spirit - God reveals himself as three persons but one God.
God has spoken - the Bible is from God, without error; we need its teaching.
Jesus is Lord - he died for our sins, God raised him from the dead, he is alive today & will return
Repent and believe - we trust in Christ for forgiveness, then we seek to obey him.
The gift of the Spirit - God's Spirit within us empowers us to live for Jesus.
Spread the word - we must make Jesus known to others so they can follow him.
The family of God- we meet together to hear God's word, praise him & encourage one another
 
What we aim to be
Bible people - growing in our knowledge of God's word and in obedience to him.
Gospel people - understanding the good news of Jesus and explaining it to others.
Praying people - committed to regular prayer both privately and together
Joyful people - filled with the Holy Spirit and testifying to his deep joy.
Loving people - eager to serve others in the church and the world.
Church people - valuing our common life and committing ourselves to it.
Giving people - cheerfully giving to God's work and the world's needs.
 
What we aim to do
Listen to God – to grow deeper through our discipleship
Love one another – to grow warmer in our fellowship
Respond to God – to grow stronger through our worship
Share our lives – to grow broader through our service
Share our faith – to grow larger through our evangelism


SEE ALSO: Our 2020 Vision, for how we hope to see our church develop in the next few years.


Harvest Services - October 1st with a Bring & Share Lunch at 12 45pm & Simon and Abagail's final Sunday with us

There will be an all age Harvest Thanksgiving Service on the 1st October at 10 30 We will be collecting items for City Centre Ministrie ...read more

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