Our Core Values
We embrace these values and continue to seek to live them out fully in our lives and ministry.
The Word of God is the primary source of God’s communication and is our ultimate authority. (2 Timothy 3:16-17)
Biblical teaching is central to the life and vitality of CEFC. (John 8:31)
Prayer is the channel of God empowering his church, and our first step in any endeavor. (2 Corinthians 10:5)
Worship is the heartfelt exaltation and enjoyment of God personally and corporately in word and deed. We pursue it passionately. (John 4:23-24)
Caring for the concerns of others demonstrates Christ’s love. We exercise this ministry enthusiastically. (Romans 12:9-11)
We aspire to develop these values to make them an integral part of our lives and ministry.
Making disciples is a call for every true disciple of Christ. We were made to make disciples who make disciples who make disciples all to the glory of God. (2 Timothy 2:2)
Outreach is the essence of the gospel. We will practice it as a life-style. (Matt. 28:19-20)
Christian community is serving one another. It is experienced by exercising our spiritual gifts. (1 Peter 4:10)
Reproducing “equippers” is critical to maturing the church. We will reproduce leaders to equip the believer to serve Christ. (Col. 1:28-29; Eph. 4:12-16)