Strong Tower Fellowship - Mission Statement
Our mission statement:
The purpose of this ministry is to equip our people for the work of the ministry.
And truly He gave some to be apostles, and some to be prophets, and some to be evangelists, and some to be pastors and teachers, for the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ. (Eph 4:11,12)
NIV:to prepare God's people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up.
How we equip our people:
1. Teach them the word of God.
· We teach the bible. All teaching is Bible based.
2. Encourage and edify them: help them to mature in the gifts of the Spirit
· Encourage: To give courage to; to give or increase confidence of success; to inspire with courage, spirit, or strength of mind; to embolden; to animate; to incite; to inspirit.
· Edify: To instruct and improve the mind in knowledge generally,and particularly in moral and religious knowledge, in faith and holiness.
3. Disciple the them:
· "You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. And the things that you have heard....commit these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also." 2Tim2:1,2
· "...the manifestation of the Spirit is given to each one for the profit of all."
· "And He Himself gave some to be apostles, and some prophets, and some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ." Eph.4:11,12
4. Send them out.
We are a spirit-filled church that loves to worship God and our mission is to “equip the saints for the work of the ministry”.