What We Believe

MISSION STATEMENT 

Calvary Episcopal Church proclaims Jesus Christ

as Lord and Savior and ministers to others by following the Great Commission.

 

VISION 

Calvary Episcopal Church is the source of support and spiritual

inspiration in our community whereby devoted followers of Jesus have been

raised up to carry out the Great Commission.  We see Calvary as:  A welcoming

church where everyone is invited to be a part of the Body of Christ; The lifeline

for our children as we raise up leaders; A church where health and wellness is

essential to our spiritual bodies; Promoting stewardship of our time, talent, and

tithe in service to the Lord; Concentrating on our African American cultural

heritage while embracing diversity within the Anglican tradition.

 

OUR CORE BELIEFS

We believe in God as Sovereign; We believe Jesus is the

Son of God and our Lord and Savior; We believe the Holy Bible is the written

Word of God; We believe we should empower our youth ministry and increase

our congregation; We believe that there should be greater communication and

cooperation between our various ministries; We believe we should give of our

time, talent, and tithe and provide outreach to the community; We believe

we can do all things through God who empowers us; We believe, as an

Episcopal Church in the Anglican Community, we should also cherish our

African heritage.