Calling and Commitment

Calling and Commitment

The calling for us, as individuals and as a group is to so abide in Christ and He in us and among us, that we experience and make known His transforming love through our commitment to:
  • A way of life marked by simplicity, gentleness and self denial
  • A quality of our common life and out inter-personal relationships
  • Love and care for his children and all creation

We accept the commitment to

  • Strive daily, and help each other, to "abide in Christ and He is us."
  • Value every person as a child of God for whom His wish is "life in all its fullness."
  • Commit our lives, individually and as a group, to loving servanthood of others to the end, that they may have healing, wholeness and the fullness of life.
  • Be a community characterized by harmony and unity through acceptance, forgiveness, affirmation and trust, one with another.
  • Be a community of love and mutual dependability manifested in sharing and caring.
  • Accept a responsibility to enable each among us to have, achieve and become the best that is possible for him/her.
  • Lives marked by integrity, simplicity, gentleness and self-denial
  • Depend on the guidance of the Holy Spirit in all aspects of life and work. Seek and honor that guidance, especially through prayerful decision of our group.
  • Rely on God for all our resources, to be used and applied with utmost sense of stewardship and accountability