What we believe




Our Mission

Metropolitan Baptist Church gathers to glorify God. Guided by the Bible, we are GROWING in spiritual maturity, and being equipped for ministry. GOING into our community and the world, we share Jesus Christ as the way to eternal and abundant life.


MBC: GROWING AND GOING!


Our marks will be characterized by the Health of the body, an Outpouring of God’s power, Mission clarity, and an Expectation of spiritual growth.


HEALTH OF THE BODY  

  • Persuasive Joy • Acts 2:46-47; Psalm 16:11
  • Dynamic Worship • Romans 12:1-2; 2 Chronicles 5:13-14
  • Unified Membership • John 17:20-23; 1 Corinthians 1:10
  • Serving Membership • Romans 12:3-8; Ephesians 4:11-16

OUTPOURING OF GOD’S POWER

  • Prayerful Expectation • John 14:13-14; Acts 4:31
  • Led by the Spirit • John 14:16-18; Romans 8:5
  • Spiritual Courage • Joshua 1:6-9
  • Outpouring of God’s Power • Jeremiah 33:3

MISSION CLARITY

  • Missional Living • 1 Peter 3:15; 2 Corinthians 5:20
  • Mission Clarity • Matthew 28:18-20; Colossians 1:28-29

EXPECTATION OF GROWTH

  • Biblically Driven • 2 Timothy 3:16; Psalm 1:1-3
  • Growing Families • Deuteronomy 6:6-9
  • Edifying Conversations • Ephesians 4:29
  • Holiness Pursued • Ephesians 4:17-24; 1 Peter 1:13-16 

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Affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention