Father's Heart Tahoe's Values, Principles and Practices
We empower and equip everyone to live fully alive with God through:
Our relationship and intimacy with God, Jesus and Holy Spirit
Our relationship with each other
Our encountering, empowering and equipping
Who We Are
OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD, JESUS AND HOLY SPIRIT
Value: God is good
Principle: The true nature of God is good, joyful, kind, and loving.
Value: God is relational
Principle: God provides opportunities for a lifestyle of encounter with Him.
Value: God is accessible
Principle: God is always with us in our work, recreation and resting
OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH EACH OTHER
Value: Community is relational
Principle: Relational interaction and sense of shared journey embraces intimacy, vulnerability, and authenticity.
Value: Community is honoring
Principle: The treasure in others is affirmed just as God honors them.
Value: Community is Joyful
Principle: Community members reflect joy in becoming more like Him.
Value: Worship/prayer as a lifestyle
Principle: Worship/prayer create intimacy with God
Value: Lifestyle of adventure and exploration
Principle: A lifestyle of adventure and exploration involves self-assessment, setting goals, taking risks and entrusting God with the results.
Value: Lifestyle of rest and peace
Principle: A lifestyle of rest and peace in God involves being still for the Lord and waiting patiently for His power.
OUR ENCOUNTERING, EMPOWERING AND EQUIPPING
Value: Transformation through encountering
Principle: Both knowledge and connections with God result in transformation of how we think, speak, act and see.
Value: Transformation through empowering
Principle: Healthy people are rooted in love, renewed in mind, and have authority to release what they have received.
Value: Transformation through equipping
Principle: The Word provides tools to build the body of Christ, face adversity, stand firm and develop maturity.
Value: Transformation through freedom
Principle: Freedom is the God-given power to act, speak or think without fear or restraint