Mission and Core Values

NPAC is a Church with a Mission to

Love Jesus,
Grow Disciples,
Serve and Change the World

19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” – Matthew 28:19-20

We Love Jesus

  • through daily prayer and Bible reading
  • through preparing and using a personal growth plan
  • through a commitment to weekly worship
  • through faithfulness in all aspects of daily life, work and leisure

 

We Grow Disciples

  • through sharing the goodnews of Jesus
  • through a restructured Newcomers‘ Ministry
  • through membership of GrowthGroups
  • through knowing and using our spiritual gifts
  • through effective caring across the congregation

 

We Serve and Change the World

  • through Alpha as a clear proclamation of the Gospel
  • through Community Mission as a demonstration of Christ’s love
  • through Mission which lifts our vision to our schools, our nation and the peoples of the world

Our Core Values are at the heart of who we are:

  • Biblical

4 Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” – Matthew 4:4

  • Prayerful

6 Seek the Lord while he may be found; call on him while he is near. – Isaiah 55:6

  • Missional

8 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” – Acts 1:8

  • Generous

14 “But who am I, and who are my people, that we should be able to give as generously as this? Everything comes from you, and we have given you only what comes from your hand. – 1 Chronicles 29:14

  • Obedient

15 “If you love me, keep my commands. – John 14:15

  • Faithful

3 Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart. – Proverbs 3:3