Community of Christ

Bishop

Represent Christ primarily as ministers…

of generosity who express God’s grace and mentor deacons, teachers, and priests.

Especially proclaim and promote…

response to God’s generous grace and giving to our true capacity to support Christ’s mission throughout the world.

Particularly minister with…

individuals, households, families, and congregations to promote the principles of A Disciple’s Generous Response.

Support sacramental ministries by…

lifting up the principles of generosity evident in the sacraments, presiding at sacramental services, and performing most sacraments.

Promote community by…

upholding the principles of receiving and sharing; inviting all to develop communities of generosity, justice, and peace to support Christ’s mission.

Promote justice and peacemaking by…

advocating for economic justice in the church and world; teaching the principles of A Disciple’s Generous Response in response to God’s grace.

Create ministry partnerships with…

the Presiding Bishopric, apostles, mission center leaders, congregational financial officers, deacons, teachers, and priests.