E = Environment of Acceptance

Therefore receive one another, just as Christ also received us, to the Glory of God. Romans 15:7


P = Priority of Prayer

Then Jesus spoke a parable to them, which men always ought to pray and not to lose heart. Luke 18:1/Mark 1:35


H = Hope and Faith Solely in the Finish Work of Jesus Christ

For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God, not of works, lest anyone should boast. Ephesians 2:8-9


E = Every Member Striving to be God Centered

Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the Glory of God. Corinthians 10:31


S = Small Group Fellowships

And everyday, in the temple and from house to house, they kept right on teaching and preaching Jesus as the Christ. Acts 5:42


U = Unified Body

Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the  bond of peace. Ephesians 4:3/Ephesians 4:11-13


S = Seeking to Partner With God to Save That Which is Lost

The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is long suffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance. 2 Peter 3:9/Matthew 28:19-20









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