Vision, Mission, Values

BELIEFS STATEMENT: http://www.sbc.net/bfm2000/bfm2000.asp

 

Vision: Growing Godly Generations

Mission with Ministry Emphasis

SPBC will equip people to Love God, Love Others, Lead Generations 

  • Equipping to Love God (Worship - Service)
  • Worship Services
  • Ministry Teams
  • Bible Fellowship Groups

 

  • Equipping to Love Others (Evangelism – Fellowship)
  • Personal Evangelism (High 5 Relationships, Family, Friends, Neighborhood)
  • Community Development (recovery & redemption, crisis pregnancy centers, poverty ministry, tutoring, marriage enrichment, advanced age care, etc.)
  • Inreach Ministries
  • Outreach Special Events
  • Bible Fellowship Groups

  

  • Equipping to Lead Generations (Discipleship)
  • Meaningful Membership Orientation
  • Bible Fellowship Groups
  • Discovery Seminars (equipping for spiritual growth)

 

G.O.S.P.E.L Core Values

GOD: God and His Word are central to all of life; THEREFORE, worship is our heartbeat. (cf. Matthew 6:33; John 3:3; Acts 2:38)

 

  • Biblical Themes: Creation; Fall; Redemption; Restoration
  • Understand the gospel of Jesus Christ, repentance, faith and salvation.
  • Become a worshiper and disciple of Jesus Christ.

Meaningful Membership: I will honor God through faithful personal and corporate worship with my church.

 

OTHERS: People matter both to God and us, THEREFORE, loving one another is our heartbeat. (cf. 1John 4:7-21)

 

  • Connect with a small group community to know and be known. 

Meaningful Membership: I will honor God through faithful friendships, protecting unity in my church and participate in a small group Bible fellowship (SS or other).

 

SPIRITUAL GROWTH: Discipleship and spiritual maturity are for all believers; THEREFORE, understanding and applying Scripture is our heartbeat. (Acts 2:42-47; 1 Timothy 4:8; 1 Peter 2:2)

 

  • Identify talents, gifts, resources and means to serve God and others
  • Understand discipleship is a lifestyle.

 Meaningful Membership: I will honor God through faithful discipleship growth and service with my time, talents (spiritual gifts) and treasure (tithes and offerings).

 

PRAYER & PRAISE: Prayer and praise toward God is a lifestyle and a community experience; THEREFORE, seeking and treasuring Jesus in all things is our heartbeat (cf. 1 Corinthians 10:31; Psalm 100).

 

  • Learning a God-centered vision for life in view of eternity 

Meaningful Membership: I will honor God through faithful prayer and testimony of my church.

 

EVANGELIZING: Glocal (local & global) evangelism and missions are a priority; THEREFORE, intentional relationships and strategic partners to make Jesus known is our heartbeat (cf. Luke 10:25-37; Matthew 28:19-20; Acts 1:8)

 

  • Communicating the gospel with others in truth and love.
  • Attractional & Incarnational 

Meaningful Membership: I will honor God through faithful living and sharing the gospel with others.

 

LEADING GENERATIONS: Leaders in the home, church and community are essential to future spiritual legacy, THEREFORE, developing leaders in each of these areas is our heartbeat (cf. Deuteronomy 6; Psalm 78).

 

  • Faith starts with individuals and leads out from the home, church and world. 

Meaningful Membership: I will honor God through faithful investment of growing godly generations.

 

We envision a church in Anne Arundel County and beyond that… 

  • is united in membership and urgent in Jesus’ mission.
  • impacts the spiritually lost through truthfully and lovingly proclaiming the gospel of Jesus with our lips and promoting the gospel with our lives.
  • impacts the spiritually disconnected through church strengthening and church starting among our neighborhoods and among the nations.
  • impacts the fragmented family through enriching marriages, encouraging parents, and equipping families for relational peace and spiritual mission. 
  • iimpacts the generationally segmented through intergenerational worship and ministry experiences.
  • impacts the racially divided through a hospitable church culture and through multi-ethnic ministry & church partnerships.
  • impacts the disinterested community through tangible acts of love & service in Jesus’ name. 

Get In Touch

  • Severna Park Baptist Church
  • 506 Benfield Rd, 
  • Severna Park, MD 21146
  • Phone: 410-647-0765
  • Fax: 410-647-5957
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