UNITY AND DIVERSITY - There is unity and diversity throughout God’s creation; as people, we are called to unity but can appreciate and learn from each other’s differences.
STEWARDSHIP AND SERVANT-HOOD - God has made us in His own image to serve Him and one another by stewarding and developing the earth and its resources for His glory and for the good of our fellow man, just as Christ Himself did.
ORDER - God establishes a creation that is purposeful and reveals order. He proceeds in orderly ways to achieve His purpose though at times He intervenes miraculously to bring about His purposes.
RIGHTEOUSNESS - In God’s Kingdom everything is rightly related to Him and to every other part; as a consequence we are enabled to walk rightly before God, thus reflecting God’s holiness.
JUSTICE - God is a wise judge who makes just decisions; He is impartial and equitable and calls us to be the same.
PROVISION AND RESOURCES - One of God’s names is Jehovah-Jireh: God provides resources for all that He has made and for all that He purposes to do.
ETERNITY – INFINITY - God is infinite and eternal, and many aspects of His creation reflect this; through Christ, we can share in the gift of eternal life.
COMMUNICATION - God is a communicating God who reveals Himself through Scripture and prophecy; He desires that a good relationship be formed through honest and accurate communication.
WISDOM - Scripture encourages us to value and pursue wisdom which is only found in God; God’s wisdom is reflected in all that He is and does.
WONDER – WORSHIP - Many aspects of God’s creation cause us to wonder at His greatness and to worship Him in response.
INTERDEPENDENCE - Throughout God’s creation there is a principle of interdependence which means that each part relates to, and has need of, the others.
GROWTH – MATURITY – FRUITFULNESS - Everything which has life is created that it might grow to maturity and increasing fruitfulness.
FORGIVENESS – RECONCILIATION - Having been reconciled with Christ we are called upon to exercise forgiveness and to live in harmony with one another.