Our Faith

Mission Statement:

To be an outward and visible sign of an inward and spiritual faith; lived out in our prayers, presence, and talents; to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Vision Statement:

The vision of St. Philip’s Episcopal Church is to be a community of believers built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets with Christ Jesus himself as the chief cornerstone; to be a holy temple of the Lord in which God lives by his Spirit. 

St. Philip's Core Values

The Christian Faith – As outlined in the Creeds and Historical Documents found in the Book of Common Prayer, and as affirmed by the worldwide Anglican Communion which emphasizes the Holy Scriptures as the primary authority and guide for individual faith and practice.

Worship - Based on traditional Anglican theology, liturgy and the Christian Sacraments, always striving to offer God our very best in prayer, preaching and music in an inspirational setting.

Evangelism -  Bringing as many people as possible into a personal relationship with God through Jesus Christ both locally and overseas.

Discipleship - Enabling each of us to follow Jesus Christ and grow more and more into his likeness through participation in the ministries of St. Philip’s Church and through Christian Education for all age groups.

Ministry - Ministering to those in spiritual, emotional and physical need through Pastoral Care and Outreach programs designed to serve the St. Philip’s family and our entire community.

Stewardship - Becoming faithful stewards of our time, talent and treasure for the ultimate glory of God, the growth of His Kingdom and as an example to others.

Fellowship - Providing a Christian home for individuals and families seeking to experience and share Christian fellowship and community.