Values & Mission

Who we are and Why we Exist

 Our core values bring clarity to the things that matter most at St. John Lutheran. They guide how we achieve our mission, influencing major leadership decisions as well as everyday ministry plans.  In short, they keep us focused on the unique role that God has given us.

Our Mission

Our Mission: Being Shaped by Christ to Serve

What does this mean?

  • First, we are shaped by Christ. He shapes our thoughts, words and actions by His Word and Sacraments. As we are connected to Jesus, He transforms our whole life and being.

  • Second, we are shaped for the purpose of serving others. We gladly serve our neighborhood, church, community, family, friend, and stranger in the name of Christ our Savior.


Our Values

We Value:

  • CommunityConnecting people through meaningful relationships
  • Life-Long Learning Growing as a disciple of Jesus every day
  • Compassion - Ensuring everyone's needs are being met respectfully
  • Sharing the GospelSharing Jesus through inspired living
  • Stewardship - Using our time, talent, and treasures to serve others 

The Lord multiplies His followers through the ministry and disciple-making of St. John Lutheran.