Speaking and recognizing the Gospel with ease. Possessing such a “command” of its truths and implications that the Gospel flows naturally from within.
Recognizing and managing our feelings. Identifying self-destructive patterns (past & present), practicing healthy self-expression and compassion, actively surrendering to God’s love, and persistently pursuing communion with God.
Biblical Literacy & Living
Knowing the Bible cognitively and experientially. Exploring the simple and complex truths of scripture and actively seeking to apply its truths to our lives.
Deep Christian Family
Building and maintaining loving relationships with other members of Pillar Church, readily sharing our lives, extending grace, and practicing the one-anothers generously.
Committed to the Eastside
Uplifting the beauty and potential of our geographic location through prayer and presence. Developing relationships with its residents, supporting local commerce, and seeking the community’s welfare.
Race & Culture Conscious
Being acutely aware of our unique national history and its perpetuating effects on our present reality. Not willing to turn a blind eye to race and culture, but being willing to engage, celebrate and adequately deal with social constructs through the lens of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.