Vision, Core Values and Beliefs


The Mission of The Brethren Church:

The mission of The Brethren Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ who, united in Christ, embrace and reflect God’s love and live in the transforming presence and power of the Holy Spirit.


The 5 Year Vision of The Brethren Church
(2017 through 2022)

We will be a movement of regionally organized vibrant congregations fulfilling our shared mission.


Download a copy of "Mission, Vision & Core Values of The Brethren Church"

We will accomplish this vision by:

  1. Establishing Healthy Regional Structures
  2. Improving Organizational Relationships
  3. Providing Equitable Care for Leaders and Congregations
  4. Developing Leaders at All Levels
  5. Establishing New, Sustainable, Healthy Congregations
  6. Continuing to Nurture Our Global Partnerships

What The Brethren Church Believes

Whether you are a Pastoral Candidate or would just enjoy learning more about what the Brethren Church believes, here are a few informative documents that will help.

Core Values of The Brethren Church Our History
How Brethren Understand God's Word Our Beliefs
Centennial Statement (What We Believe) Lo Que Creemos (Declaración del Centenario)
Brethren Positions on Social Issues  


Further reading on what The Brethren Church believes about…

Salvation Sin
The Bible The Church
The Family The Individual
The Last Days The Triune God
The World Social Issues