Our Mission & Vision...
We are anchored in...
Story—We all have a story. As we each share our unique story, we grow together in love
Biblical Kindness—Through treating others based on their needs and not our perceptions, we practice biblical kindness which deepens the bonds of unity
Radical Hospitality—In a diverse community all are welcomed and cared for in their uniqueness thus displaying radical hospitality
Lament and Hope—We practice lament and hope by acknowledging and repenting of historical and current corporate sins while moving forward in hope of divine healing and restoration
Trauma-Informed Ministry—We understanding that each diverse person and group comes with their own unique trauma experiences. We love people in a way that allows them to experience God’s healing
1.) We believe in the God of the Old and New covenant (Num. 23:19, Heb. 13:8, I Sam. 15:29, & Psalm 110:4)
2.) We believe in the trinity of the Godhead (Gen. 1:26, I John 5:6-12, Matt. 3:16-17)
3.) We believe in the full humanity and deity of Christ (John 1:1-14, Heb. 4:15)
4.) We believe that complete regeneration, justification, sanctification, and glorification are gained through faith in the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ (Is. 53:1-7, John 3:16, 14:16, Rom. 8:1-2)
5.) We believe in the priesthood of all believers (Eph. 2:20, II Cor. 5:16-21, I Peter 2:9-10)
6.) We believe in the equality of all humanity (Acts 10:34, Rom. 2:11, Gen.1:26-27, Gal.3:28)
7.) We believe that the church is the body of Christ (Matt. 16:16-18, I Cor. 12:12-31, Heb. 10:25)
8.) We believe in believer's baptism (Matt. 28:16-20, Mark 16:16, Acts 2:37-41, Rom. 6:1-11)
9.) We believe in the indwelling of the Holy Spirit (Rom. 8:9, II Tim. 1:14, John 14:15-31, 16:5-16, Acts 2:38-39)
10.) We believe in the spiritual resurrection of all believers at the end of the age (John 14:1-4, I Cor. 15:1-58, I Thess. 4:13-18)
11.) We believe in the celebration of the Eucharist (Luke 22:19, Matt. 26:26-29, Acts 2:42-47, I Cor. 11:23-26)
LTM believes in standing against racial injustice.
Our position statement on racial injustice: