Seeking, Serving, Sharing Christ

Seeking - Deuteronomy 4:29; 1 Chronicles 16:10-11; Psalm 24:5-6; 40:16; 63:1; 105:3-4; 119:2, 10; Jeremiah 29:13; Amos 5:4; Matthew 6:33; 7:7-8; 11:28; John 5:30; 6:35; 7:18; 8:12, 31-32; 10:27-28; Acts 2:21; 17:27-28; Romans 15:4-6; 2 Timothy 3:16; Hebrews 11:6



Serving - Deuteronomy 13:4; Joshua 22:5; 1 Samuel 12:24; Matthew 6:24; Mark 10:45; John 9:4; 12:16; Romans 12:9-11; Galatians 5:13; 6:2, 9-10; 2 Corinthians 9:8; 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18; Hebrews 10:24-25; 1 Peter 4:10-11; 1 John 3:16

Sharing - Psalm 105:1-2; Isaiah 6:8; Matthew 24:14; 28:19-20; John 5:24; John 6:35-40; Acts 4:12; 5:20; 8:35; 20:35; 28:31; Romans 10:14-15; 12:12-13; Ephesians 3:10-12; Colossians 3:15-17; 2 Corinthians 6:2; Philemon 6; 2 Timothy 4:2; Revelation 3:20-22


Vision

Forest Hills Baptist Church’s vision is to Seek, Serve, and Share Christ by: 

  • Seeking hope, peace, and God’s will through Bible study, prayer, and worship (Psalm 119:11; Acts 1:14; Romans 15:30; Ephesians 6:18; Philippians 4:6-7)
  • Working together with a servant mindset to serve our Lord, His Church, our community, and those in need (Psalm 82:3-4; Proverbs 19:17; 31:8-9; Matthew 25:34-40; Luke 12:33; Acts 20:28, 35; Galatians 5:13; Ephesians 6:7; James 1:27; 1 Peter 4:11b)
  • Sharing the good news of Jesus Christ here and throughout the world and teaching others to do the same (Matthew 28:19-20; Romans 10:14-15; Philemon 6)
  • Being a place of refuge by actively practicing and experiencing forgiveness and
  • Healing (Deuteronomy 33:27; Ruth 2:12; Psalm 5:11; 9:9; 27:1-14; 34:8; 119:114; Nahum 1:7, Matthew 5:23-24; Mark 11:25; 2 Corinthians 5:17-21)
  • Defining ourselves by our love for Christ and all people (Romans 5:6-8; 8:35-39; 14:19; Galatians 3:26-28; 5:6; Ephesians 4:2-7; 2 Corinthians 3:17-18; 5:16-18)