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Our Mission

Our Mission

Our mission is what we believe God is calling us “to do.”

Our vision is what we believe God is calling us “to be.”

Our core values keep us “on track” as we carry out our mission and move toward our vision.

The Heart of Hope

  • Mission
  • “Reach out to the world around us and share the everlasting love of Jesus Christ.”
  • Vision
  • Powered by the Spirit to bring Christ to all cultures, revive the world with God’s love and make heaven more crowded!
  • Core Values
  • Jesus is life. The rest is details.
  • “I am not ashamed of this Good News about Christ. It is the power of God at work, saving everyone who believes.” Romans 1:16
  • Lost people matter to God and so they matter to us.
  • Your brother was dead and has come back to life! He was lost, but now he is found!” Luke 15:32
  • We worship God, not tradition.
  • “The time is coming and is already here when true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and in truth.” John 4:23
  • Following Jesus is a growing experience.
  • “…equip God’s people to do his work and build up the church, the body of Christ … that we will be mature and full grown, measuring up to the full stature of Christ.” Ephesians 4:12-14
  • We are one body, united in Jesus Christ.
  • “Now all of you together are Christ’s body, and each one of you is a separate and necessary part of it.” 1 Corinthians 12:27

Field of Hope is an expression of the mission, vision, and values of Lutheran Church of Hope. By purchasing land in Ames, we are deepening our roots in the community in order to provide a church home where all people are welcome to enjoy the soul-satisfying love of Jesus.