our CORE values

OUR VISION “To Build God-Honoring Families”


The Core Values of LMC


Core Value #1 – EXPERIENCE GOD


John 17:3 “Now this is eternal life: that they may know You, the Only True God, and Jesus Christ, Whom You have sent.”


Mark 12:30 “You must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, all your mind, and all your strength.”


James 4:8 “Draw near to God and He will draw near to you.”


Core Value #2 – EXPERIENCE LIFE TOGETHER


John 13:35 “Your love for one another will prove to the world that you are My disciples.”


Romans 12:5,10 “…we belong to each other and each of us needs all the others….be devoted to each other like a loving family.”


1 Thess 5:11 “encourage each other and build each other up, just as you are already doing.”


Core Value #3 – LIVE-OUT GOD’S WORD


John 8:31-32 “Jesus told the people who had faith in him, "If you keep on obeying what I have said, you truly are my disciples. You will know the truth, and the truth will set you free."


Luke 11:28 “Jesus replied, “But even more blessed are all who hear the word of God and put it into practice.”


James 1:22 “don’t just listen to God’s word. You must do what it says.”


Core Value #4 – LIVE BEYOND OURSELVES


Philippians 2:3-5 “Don’t be selfish;…Don’t look out only for your own interests, but take an interest in others, too….You must have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had...”


1 Corinthians 13:2 “If I had the gift of prophecy, and if I understood all of God’s secret plans and possessed all knowledge, and if I had such faith that I could move mountains, but didn’t love others, I would be nothing.”


1 Peter 4:10 “Each one should use whatever gift he has received to serve others.”


Core Value #5 – INVEST IN PEOPLE


Mark 12:31 “Love your neighbor as yourself.”


Matthew 28:18-20 “Go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teach these new disciples to obey all the commands I have given you.”


John 15:16 “You did not choose Me, but I chose you and appointed you to go and bear fruit—fruit that will last.”