We see Alive as a strategic multi-site church made up of thousands, expressing itself in numerous locations, seeing many people come to faith and equipping people who passionately follow Jesus Christ. We see a planting church who actively raise leaders and send teams to plant new locations. A church readily working in partnership with other churches and ministries for the advancement of God’s Kingdom. We see Alive having a heart for the re-evangelisation of the UK, believing we have a significant contribution to make.
We see Alive as a KNOWING church. A multi-ethnic, multi-generational church who value all people, ensuring everyone is given an opportunity to know Jesus. We see a body of people who carry the heart and ethos of the church in all age ranges. We see Alive as a church of character and humility, where every person serves the mission of Christ, putting others before themselves. We see a church who deeply value both gathering together for vibrant Sunday worship and celebration and connecting together in small groups for friendship and discipleship.
We see Alive as a GROWING church. A bible-believing church, living out orthodox christian lifestyle handed down to us in word and deed. A Jesus-centred community growing in their faith and empowered to make a difference in the world. A positive Holy Spirit filled people demonstrating the fruit and gifts of the spirit and the character of Christ. We see Alive as a welcoming church where kindness and hospitality are the hallmark. A church who model the generous heart of God in their own generosity. A church who carry a spirit of excellence. A praying church who believe that nothing is impossible with God.
We see Alive as a GOING church. A church of influence, with involvement in all spheres of society and a focused mission into the world. A church with a heart for the poor and the marginalised, who are determined to bring transformation to people’s lives. A church led by a dream team of committed staff and leaders. A team of men and women committed to God and to one another to see our dreams become a reality. We see a church that leads the way in training leaders who carry the DNA and culture of the house both within the church and into society, equipping all people to serve God in every area of their lives.