Mission Priorities

Mission Priorities of Kent Presbyterian Church

As a biblically grounded congregation joined by faith to Jesus Christ as Lord, we are also joined to Christ’s mission as his body here on earth. We understand this mission to be actively pursued in five areas, and, as a community, seek to give them priority in our life together.

Worship:

  • Gather to glorify God
  • Encounter God through Word and Sacrament
  • Respond to God’s grace (praise, prayer and commitment)

Discipleship:

  • Study and grow together in faith
  • Develop leaders
  • Encourage commitment

Evangelism:

  • Personally share the “Good News”
  • Invite others to faith in Jesus Christ
  • Communicate our ministries

Mission: Local and Global

  • Help the poor and oppressed
  • Promote peace and reconciliation
  • Encourage personal involvement (finances, time, and prayer)

Nurture:

  • Build and maintain community
  • Care for the congregation
  • Mentor and support each other