Mission, Values and Beliefs
Who are we?
As a joyful community
empowered by the Holy Spirit,
we worship God, follow Jesus and love our neighbors.
– Mission Statement Adopted by Session; June 2014
Gates Presbyterian Church (GPC) is a Christian community that embodies God’s love and mercy in practical and meaningful ways.
We live out our faith through our Core Values
|Worship||Glorify God through traditional and nontraditional styles of liturgy, prayer, scripture, thanksgiving, and music.|
|Hospitality||Intentional practices and conversations that challenge us to imitate God’s welcome.|
|Mission||Reflect the love of God by reaching out to those on the margins of our local, regional and worldwide communities.|
|Spiritual Growth||Create spaces where all generations can learn together, listen, share our questions and struggles, and actively live our Christian faith in daily life.|
GPC is a member church of the Presbytery of Genesee Valley in the Synod of the Northeast of the Presbyterian church (USA)
Gates Presbyterian Church is a More Light Church