We proclaim Jesus Christ and promote communities of joy, hope, love, and peace.

Community of Christ International Mission Statement

The Long Journey

Our Local Mission

The Washington, DC Congregation seeks to worship God by:

Enriching communal and individual spiritual journeys by providing transformational ministry, vibrant worship, meaningful fellowship, and theological exploration;

Building holistic community through inviting, welcoming, and valuing persons regardless of economic status, social class, age, dress, sex, gender, sexual orientation, faith, or ethnicity;

Contributing to creating a peaceable society by engaging in our community and seeking relationship based on Christ's example;

Exemplifying Christ’s compassionate ministry by generously sharing our time and resources to end needless suffering, challenge unjust systems, and support local and global organizations who strive for similar goals; and

Being fully awake, ready to respond, and open to risking something new.

Mission Initiatives

Christ’s mission is our mission! The Community of Christ is focused on the mission of Jesus Christ through five, life-changing, church-changing, and world-changing mission initiatives:

Invite People to Christ
Christ’s mission of evangelism

Abolish Poverty, End Suffering
Christ’s mission of compassion

Pursue Peace on Earth
Christ’s mission of justice and peace

Develop Disciples to Serve
Equip individuals for Christ’s mission

Experience Congregations in Mission
Equip congregations for Christ’s mission