HOPEchurch


What We Believe

What We Believe

Our Mission Statement

Encouraging people to become fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ; who let God love them, who love him in return and who love others in Jesus’ name.

Our Vision Statement

Our vision is to bring Jesus’ hope and love to at least 10% of the unchurched people in the Greater Grand Cities area.

Essential Beliefs

Our essential beliefs are summed up in what we call Covenant Affirmations:

  • We affirm the centrality of the word of God.
  • We affirm the necessity of the new birth.
  • We affirm a commitment to the whole mission of the Church.
  • We affirm the Church as a fellowship of believers.
  • We affirm a conscious dependence on the Holy Spirit.
  • We affirm the reality of freedom in Christ.

Statement of Faith

For a full listing of what the Evangelical Covenant church believes, please refer to our denominational information.