Liskeard and Looe Mission Statement
July 2016

Our Circuit’s Purpose:
Worshipping God – Following Christ – Serving all

Our purpose emphasises: 1. Devotion, 2. Discipleship, 3. Service

Our Circuit’s Calling is to encourage Christian faith through:
Worship: Increasing awareness of God’s presence and celebrating God’s love;
Learning and Caring: Helping people to learn and grow as Christians, through mutual support and care;
Service: Being a good neighbour to people in need and challenging injustice;
Evangelism: Making more followers of Jesus Christ.

In fulfilling Our Calling we will seek to embody the following principles:
Inspiring Ministry: Encouraging and supporting risk-taking mission alongside affirming care and fellowship
Developing our Gifts: Enabling lay leadership and participation alongside a strong staff team
Witnessing in the World: Deepening local engagement alongside involvement in national and world concerns
Offering Hospitality: Maintaining and resourcing premises for mission alongside outreach beyond existing buildings
Valuing Diversity: Affirming each other alongside the pursuit of variety
Nurturing Relationships: Treasuring our Methodist belonging alongside deeper ecumenical and community partnerships