Berean DNA: Who We Are
WHO WE ARE
Berean is a church in Springfield, Oregon that promotes a lifestyle centered on the promises of God. Our vision is driven by legacy to inspire the generations, honoring and engaging the wisdom and experience of the past and raising up and releasing the ingenuity and passion of the future for the cause and Kingdom of God.
We are a "Loving" Church
MISSION/ PURPOSE STATEMENTS
(Matt. 22:37, Mk. 12:30 & 31, Lk. 10:27)
WE LOVE GOD.
WE LOVE EACH OTHER.
WE LOVE THE PEOPLE OF OUR WORLD.
OUR CORE VALUES
“Loving God” Values Statements:
We maintain our connection with and view of God as our Father and our Friend.
We commit to prayer in the Spirit for everything.
(Rom. 8:26, Eph. 6:18)
We worship God first in every season of life.
We strive to discern God’s will, to know His heart and obey His word/ commands.
(1 Cor. 2:6-16, James 1:5)
“Loving Each Other” Values Statements:
We show honor and respect toward one another.
We put the needs of others above our own.
We protect one another.
We are committed to one another as a family and a body.
(Eph. 4:32, Phil. 4:2)
“Loving the People of Our World” Values Statements:
We actively and intentionally work to understand the needs of people within our community (Springfield, Eugene, Lane County) and serve them with love
(Ps. 82:3, Mk. 12:31, James 1:27)
We care about, pray for and seek out ways that we can help meet the needs around our world for the furtherance of Jesus mission.
(Matt. 28:19ff., Mk. 16:15, Jn. 3:16)
We eagerly share Jesus' love with others both through our words and our actions.
(1 Pet. 3:15)