Purpose and Guiding Principles

Why does River of Hope exist?

What is our purpose?

We go out to transform lives through Jesus Christ.

Our guiding principles are core values that help us make decisions for River of Hope.

(disciple = learner)

God is God and we are not.

We are called to grow together as disciples: to forgive, to teach, to love.

Disciples are inspired by the Holy Spirit to take risks.

Disciples seek God’s justice.

Disciples serve with no strings attached.

Disciples invite and welcome through loving acceptance.

We meet you where you are.