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FiveStone Churches



    FiveStone Churches serves shepherds to plant, strengthen, and renew local churches under the headship of Jesus Christ.

    Biblical Basis

    Jesus Christ is the foundation of the church. (1 Cor 3:11)
    Church leaders are His workers. (1 Cor 3:9) 
    We are to build on the foundation with precious stones. (1 Cor 3:12)
    We are to build disciples of Christ. (1 Pet 2:5) 


    The "Five Stones" of Ministry

    Integrity, Authenticity, Trust, Leadership, Service (John 10:1-18)

    Core Values

    •  Integrity proves authenticity. Authenticity leads to trust. Trust leads to leadership. Leaders serve.
    • Edify, protect, encourage, and support.
    • Character before gifting.
    • The church rises and falls on the quality of leadership.
    • We influence by relationship, not mandate.
    • A small church can be a great church.


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