Our Values - Gracepoint New Jersey
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Our Values

Getting Close
  • Doing life together in all its ups and downs. Romans 12:5, Galatians 6:2, Hebrews 3:13
  • Having open homes and open lives. Acts 2:44-46, Acts 20:18, Romans 12:13
  • Relating to each other in love, commitment and honesty. Acts 20:20, 31, Ephesians 4:15, Hebrews 10:24-25
  • Creating and sharing memorable moments. Romans 16:3-13, 1 Thessalonians 2:8
Connecting With God
  • The Bible as God’s word and as our highest authority. Psalm 119:105, 2 Timothy 3:16-17, Hebrews 4:12
  • Personally experiencing and testifying to God’s saving grace. Ephesians 2:8-9, 1 John 1:2-3, Acts 26:29
  • Depending on God through prayer. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18, Philippians 4:6, Ephesians 6:18
  • Doing all that we do as acts of worship unto God. 1 Corinthians 10:31, 1 Corinthians 15:58, Romans 12:1
Growing Up
  • Timothy 4:13-16, Psalm 1:2, 2 Timothy 2:15
  • Maturing in Godly character. Matthew 5:16, 1 Timothy 4:7-8, Romans 13:14
  • Growing in love and service for others. Galatians 5:13-14, Ephesians 5:1-2, 1 John 3:18
  • The vital role of spiritual leaders for discipleship. Ephesians 4:11-13, 2 Timothy 2:2, Hebrews 13:7, Hebrews 13:17, Matthew 28:18-20
Training Up
  • Knowing and studying the word of God. Ezra 7:10, 1 Timothy 4:13, 2 Timothy 4:2, 1 Peter 2:2
  • Training our minds to think from a Christian perspective in all areas of life. Romans 12:2, Colossians 1:16, Ephesians 4:17-18, 2 Corinthians 10:5
  • Being able to articulate our faith. 1 Peter 3:15, Acts 26:25
  • Developing our gifts and skills. Exodus 35:10, Romans 12:6-8, 1 Corinthians 14:12, 1 Peter 4:10
  • Raising up leaders and ministers. Matthew 28:19-20, Colossians 1:28-29, 2 Timothy 2:2, Ephesians 4:11-13
Living It Out
  • Living out scriptural values and mandates in all areas of life. James 2:17, 1 John 5:2-3, Luke 9:57-62, Luke 14:25-27, 1 Corinthians 10:31
  • Forming a biblical, counter-cultural community. Acts 2:46-47, Romans 12:2, Ephesians 5:8-11
  • Honoring and emulating exemplary Christians – historical and contemporary. Hebrews 12:1, 1 Peter 5:9, 1 Corinthians 11:1, Philippians 2:29
  • Leaving a spiritual legacy for the next generation. Joshua 4:4-7, 2 Timothy 1:13-14
Reaching Out
  • Sharing God’s heart for the lost. Ezekiel 34:16, Matthew 9:36-38, Matthew 18:14, Luke 19:10
  • Creative and effective evangelism here and abroad. Acts 1:8, 1 Corinthians 9:22-23
  • Compassionate service to the needy. Matthew 18:5, Matthew 25:40, James 1:27
  • Equipping and sending out church planting teams. Acts 11:20, Acts 13:2-3, 2 Timothy 2:2
Giving It All
  • Living a passionate and sacrificial life. Matthew 26:6-13, Romans 12:11, 2 Corinthians 11:23-29, 2 Timothy 4:6-7
  • Generosity in giving time, money, talent, and energy. Matthew 6:19-20, 2 Corinthians 8:2-3, 2 Corinthians 9:6-7
  • Working hard and doing our best. Acts 20:34-35, Colossians 3:23-24