MEET FIRST FREE DINNER	
JULY 12, 2009
Romans 3:23
For all have sinned and fall short of the glory
of God
Romans 6:23
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of
God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Romans 5:8
But God demonstrates his own love for us in
this: While we were still sinners, Christ died
for us.
Romans 10:9
That if you confess with your mouth, “Jesus
is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God
raised him from the d...
A Look Back...
What is the Evangelical Free
Church?


Evangelical: Committed to the good news of
Christ.


Free: Practicing a congregatio...
Our Mission
We don’t pick our mission; we obey our
mission(Matthew 28:19,20)
“Our mission is to make, to mature,
and to multiply fully committed
followers of Jesus Christ in our
community and beyond.”
Our Vision
Our Vision

E - Engage lost people
Our Vision

E - Engage lost people

F - Follow after Christ
Our Vision

E - Engage lost people

F - Follow after Christ

R - Relate to each other
Our Vision

E - Engage lost people

F - Follow after Christ

R - Relate to each other

E - Equip all believers
Our Vision

E - Engage lost people

F - Follow after Christ

R - Relate to each other

E - Equip all believers

E - Engage...
Strategies
First Free will endeavor to have the majority of our
church growth come from outreach to unbelievers.
First Free will endeavor to have the majority of our
church growth come from outreach to unbelievers.

  First Free will e...
First Free will endeavor to have the majority of our
church growth come from outreach to unbelievers.

  First Free will e...
First Free will organize inviting opportunities, such as
seasonal events, seminars, and biblical teaching on
life skills a...
First Free will organize inviting opportunities, such as
seasonal events, seminars, and biblical teaching on
life skills a...
Goals
Core Values
Core Values

Honors God
Core Values

Honors God

Proclaims Life-Transforming Truth
Core Values

Honors God

Proclaims Life-Transforming Truth

Loves Well
Core Values

Honors God

Proclaims Life-Transforming Truth

Loves Well

Serves Sacrificially
Core Values

Honors God

Proclaims Life-Transforming Truth

Loves Well

Serves Sacrificially

Makes Christ Known
Q&A
Next Steps
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Meet First Free

  1. 1. MEET FIRST FREE DINNER JULY 12, 2009
  2. 2. Romans 3:23 For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God
  3. 3. Romans 6:23 For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
  4. 4. Romans 5:8 But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
  5. 5. Romans 10:9 That if you confess with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
  6. 6. A Look Back...
  7. 7. What is the Evangelical Free Church? Evangelical: Committed to the good news of Christ. Free: Practicing a congregational form of government.
  8. 8. Our Mission We don’t pick our mission; we obey our mission(Matthew 28:19,20)
  9. 9. “Our mission is to make, to mature, and to multiply fully committed followers of Jesus Christ in our community and beyond.”
  10. 10. Our Vision
  11. 11. Our Vision E - Engage lost people
  12. 12. Our Vision E - Engage lost people F - Follow after Christ
  13. 13. Our Vision E - Engage lost people F - Follow after Christ R - Relate to each other
  14. 14. Our Vision E - Engage lost people F - Follow after Christ R - Relate to each other E - Equip all believers
  15. 15. Our Vision E - Engage lost people F - Follow after Christ R - Relate to each other E - Equip all believers E - Engage in ministry
  16. 16. Strategies
  17. 17. First Free will endeavor to have the majority of our church growth come from outreach to unbelievers.
  18. 18. First Free will endeavor to have the majority of our church growth come from outreach to unbelievers. First Free will equip and mobilize individuals and small groups to proclaim the truth of Christ in Word and deed in our everyday lives by building bridges with our neighbors, friends and co-workers.
  19. 19. First Free will endeavor to have the majority of our church growth come from outreach to unbelievers. First Free will equip and mobilize individuals and small groups to proclaim the truth of Christ in Word and deed in our everyday lives by building bridges with our neighbors, friends and co-workers. First Free will introduce people to Christ through equipping the congregation to organize and engage in ministries of community service.
  20. 20. First Free will organize inviting opportunities, such as seasonal events, seminars, and biblical teaching on life skills and principles that meet peopleʼs felt needs.
  21. 21. First Free will organize inviting opportunities, such as seasonal events, seminars, and biblical teaching on life skills and principles that meet peopleʼs felt needs. First Free will organize care/support communities to serve and support those struggling, hurt or burdened with lifeʼs problems.
  22. 22. Goals
  23. 23. Core Values
  24. 24. Core Values Honors God
  25. 25. Core Values Honors God Proclaims Life-Transforming Truth
  26. 26. Core Values Honors God Proclaims Life-Transforming Truth Loves Well
  27. 27. Core Values Honors God Proclaims Life-Transforming Truth Loves Well Serves Sacrificially
  28. 28. Core Values Honors God Proclaims Life-Transforming Truth Loves Well Serves Sacrificially Makes Christ Known
  29. 29. Q&A
  30. 30. Next Steps
  31. 31. MEET FIRST FREE DINNER APRIL 26, 2009
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