Family Mission Statement – Part 1: Believe
We talk fairly often about our Family Mission Statement on our blog because for us, this really was THE turning point of our family living out our values. Not to say we didn’t prior, but how were we to tell if we didn’t have a clear definition of what our values were? You often hear it said that in order to get to where you want to be you have to clearly define the end goal or you’ll never know when you’ve reached it. That is exactly what a mission statement is. It becomes the lens, filter, and template that all of life gets vetted through.
We wanted to take the next several weeks to start at the top and give a little more volume to the individual components of our mission statement. Not necessarily because our values should be your values. But, in the hope that as we explain the origins of our values that you may be inspired by the things we hold most near and dear to our heart. And, that you may feel compelled to write your own mission statement, which we plan to share some wisdom on in the future. This week, we are going to break our first sentence in half and tackle, “We are followers of Jesus Christ and because of His sacrifice for us…”