We share these ten Brethren In Christ Core Values to help you to better understand the values that touch our hearts, stir our emotions, and move us to action!  Our Goal at The Vine is to move these Core Values to Core Practices in serving each other, our community and the world!


1.  Experiencing God's Love and Grace    

We value the free gift of salvation in Christ Jesus and the transforming power of the Holy Spirit. 

2.  Believing the Bible   

We value the Bible as God's authoritative Word, study it together, and build our lives on its truth.  

3.  Worshiping God  

We value heartfelt worship that is God-honoring, Spirit-directed, and life-changing.   

4.  Following Jesus  

We value whole hearted obedience to Christ Jesus through the empowering presence of the Holy Spirit.

5.  Belonging to the Community of Faith   

We value integrity in relationships and mutual accountability in an atmosphere of grace, love, and acceptance.   

6.  Witnessing to the World  

We value an active and loving witness for Christ to all people.   

7.  Serving Compassionately   

We value serving others at their point of need, following the example of our Lord Jesus.

8.  Pursuing Peace   

We value all human life and promote forgiveness, understanding, reconciliation, and non-violent resolution of conflict.  

9.  Living Simply  

We value uncluttered lives, which free us to love boldly, give generously, and serve joyfully.  

10.  Relying on God

We confess our dependence on God for everything, and seek to deepen our intimacy with Him by living prayerfully.