Context and Culture Shape Vision and Mission. 946 Parsons Ave. Columbus, Ohio 43206 www.4allpeople.org. Rev. John Edgar Donita Harris. Free Store 1999-2002. Learning Culture and Context. Our Discovery Phase. Call to Worship:.
946 Parsons Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43206
Rev. John Edgar
Learning Culture and Context
Our Discovery Phase
Leader: God’s love is deep and wide.Community: God loves all people.
Leader: Beyond differences that may divide us.
Community: No matter who we are or what we have done.
All: We are all beloved children of God
Community: We give our love to everyone no matter who they are or what they have done.
All: Welcome to this circle.
What started as mere tolerance gradually evolved to rich appreciation and now provides us with new authentic channels of inspiration.
Our Core Affirmation
“God loves us just the way we are and
God ‘s not finished with us yet”
1. Do you have clarity around your own core values related to ministry with the people of God?
2. What are your church’s core values? Do you believe they align with yours?
3. What are you and your congregations doing to build relationships that allow you to learn about the culture and context of your community?