We believe God is both accessible to us and interested in us. Prayer is the backbone of Door of Hope. We are expectant that we will witness God's goodness, supernatural power and guidance in our individual lives, our church community and our global connections. This leads us to be big thinkers and faith-filled risk takers.
Key Verses: James 5:15; Matthew 6:5-14; Luke 11:2-11 Matthew 7:7-11; 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18; Romans 8:26-27; Thessalonians 1:11; Philippians 4:6; Ephesians 6:18
We are relentless in reaching people who are yet to know Jesus, inviting them into His love and forgiveness.
Key Verses: 2 Corinthians 5:18; Ezra 3:18; 2 Corinthians 5:20, 6:1; Matthew 28:19-20; Luke 15
We connect with, and care for, all people authentically; creating safe, radically inclusive environments that offer support in all stages of life.
Key Verses: Acts 2; Ephesians 1:5; James 1:18; Romans 8:15-16; 1 Peter 2:17; Galations 6:10; John 17; Galations 6:1-2; Ephesians 4:3; 1 Corinthians 5:3-12; James 4:1-2; Romans 15:5; Matthew 18:17; Hebrews 3:13; James 5:19
We choose to actively follow Jesus; committed to continual growth, dependent on the Holy Spirit to be disciple makers. We live as an expression of what we believe; God uniquely created each of us to be in relationship with Him, a reflection of Jesus.
Key Verses: Philippians 1:9; Colossians 2:6-7; 2 Timothy 2:1-2,15; 1 Timothy 4:16; 2 Timothy 2:14-17
We use our spiritual gifts and talents to serve our church, local community and world. Our personality, natural abilities, past experiences and spiritual gifts allow us to live full, expansive lives, to honour God and love others.
Key Verses: 2 Timothy 1:6; Matthew 25:28; 1 Timothy 4:14-15; 2 Timothy 2:25
We profit the Kingdom of God by fully leveraging our God-given time, talents, resources and finance. This allows us to lead the way with extravagant generosity, courageously investing our resources to advance His Kingdom.
Key Verses: Luke 16:11; Ephesians 2:10; Galatians 6:4; Matthew 25; Matthew 23:23; James 1:27; 2 Corinthians 8:8-15