Beliefs & Values
The Bible is God’s Word to us. It is the foundation of our ministry, and from it we have identified the following values that guide us in ministry at Starkey Road Baptist Church.
1. WE VALUE PRAYER
Depending upon God for wisdom, and looking to Him for divine enablement to do His will. (Colossians 4:2)
2. WE VALUE WORSHIP
An awareness of God’s grace and an expression of gratefulness in all we do. (Hebrews 13:15)
3. WE VALUE PEOPLE
We want to express love for all people as demonstrated by Christ. (I John 4:19-21; John 15:12-13; John 3:16)
4. WE VALUE THE STRENGTHENING OF THE FAMILY
We want to encourage, strengthen, and provide the tools necessary for a godly home.
5. WE VALUE COMPASSION
It is the motivation that compels us to reach the hearts and souls of all people, to fulfill the Great Commission through our missionary program and personal evangelism.
(Matthew 28:19-20; Isaiah 53:6; Acts 1:8; Romans 1:16-17.)
6. WE VALUE DISCIPLESHIP
A relationship whereby a believer is brought under the discipline and instruction of Christ. (Matthew 18:19-20; II Timothy 3:16.)
7. WE VALUE MINISTERING WITH HEART
This is fueled by passion, which is a product of a healthy relationship with Christ.
8. WE VALUE UNITY
We desire to walk together in Spirit-led like-mindedness.
9. WE VALUE INTEGRITY
We want to live the Christian life without duplicity.
10. WE VALUE TEAM MINISTRY
A dynamic whereby our hearts and abilities are aligned in such a way that we unselfishly work toward the same goals and purpose.