Mission & Vision
Our Mission: To know the transforming Christ and be found faithful in our generation
Our Vision: To RECEIVE the life of Christ, to SHARE His life together, and to EXTEND His life to others, with passion
OUR VISION GOALS:
To develop a more intensive prayer ministry in our church.
To effectively use all available technology to receive, extend, and share the life of Christ, including upgraded website, internet streaming of services, area-wide cable television broadcasts, and social networking.
To expand our ministries to target the whole life of our people, including marriage/family, finance/stewardship development, recreation ministry, counseling ministry, the arts, and life skills.
To equip our people to personally connect people of various cultures to Christ through intentional relationships all across middle Tennessee.
To nurture community life in the ever-growing First Church family through all-church gatherings.
To identify and utilize regional clusters for the purpose of sharing and serving.
To formulate and offer multiple worship experiences (in addition to 9:00am on Sundays) and see that all worshiping congregations (fellowships and services) be vitally woven together as one church.
To shape a comprehensive multi-generational recreation ministry and empower a team to develop what all that includes as a priority goal statement.
To cultivate and increase men’s and women’s ministries.
To establish a comprehensive singles ministry at NFCN.
To create a Fine Arts Academy to reach out to others and to assist our people in creative and worship expressions.
To pursue missional partnerships with existing East Nashville area ministries to accomplish mutual goals.
To involve our whole congregation in World Missions, including continued participation in Haiti with digging wells, sending teams, building medical clinics, and financial giving; commitments with our missionaries in South Asia; and partnerships with other countries as there are opportunities in the future.
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