Cityteam Mission Statement
Cityteam is a Christian nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming the lives of individuals, families and communities with physical and spiritual needs. Founded in 1957, we currently serve and disciple over half million men, women and children each year. We at Cityteam, are called to our mission statement:
In obedience to the teaching of Jesus Christ, we will Love God, Love our Neighbors and Go Make Disciple Makers in our local communities and around the world.
Deuteronomy 6:5, Matthew 22:36-38
- We worship and glorify Him as God and creator.
- We obey the word of God as our guide for life and morality.
- We express our love for God through our acts of service.
- We desire that all people experience the love and grace of God as we have.
Love Our Neighbors
- We feed, clothe and serve the “least of these” with dignity and respect.
- We teach, train and empower people to overcome addiction, achieve self-sufficiency and become leaders.
- We train others to serve people in need.
- We desire that no child should be hungry, abused or homeless.
Matthew 28:18-20, Luke 10:1-9
- We discover persons of peace and train them to be reproducing disciples.
- We establish self-replicating communities of Christ followers.
- We equip these followers to be agents of transformation in their families and communities.
- We desire that the peace and kingdom of God would be established in our cities.
- We will engage in social enterprise to teach the Biblical value of work, employment skills and a sustainable future for our disciples, clients, and Cityteam affiliates.
- We eagerly work with businesses, organizations, churches and individuals to serve humanity.