Mission & Vision

As the Sierra Pacific Synod


WE ARE:

People called together by the insistent urging of the Holy Spirit, empowered to be followers of Jesus Christ, rooted in God’s unconditional love.

WE HOPE:

  • heart2to embody the love of God
  • to share the good news of Jesus
  • to equip one another as followers of Jesus
  • to engage in God’s call for peace through justice
  • to challenge communities of faith
  • to honor their past and adapt for their future
  • to build inclusive communities

WE WILL:

Live in community
Worshiping, Praying, Serving, Being fed

Honor
Lutheran identity, Questions and doubts, A spectrum of experiences

Proclaim in word and deed
God’s love, Radical hospitality, Truth to power

Strive for peace and justice locally and globally
Recognize needs, Accompany, Advocate?, Serve and be served

Commit to being re-formed