WHAT MATTERS TO GOD MATTERS TO US.
1. We believe the God has placed life and power in His Word and therefore Christ is the Heartbeat of all we do at St. John’s Lutheran School.
Romans 1:16, 1 Thess. 2:13, 1 Peter 2:9, Eph. 5:18-19, John 15:5
God’s Word will be the center of all our school values and programs.
We will encourage personal and group Bible study and Sunday School attendance of staff,
parents, and students.
We need to teach our students and families that worship is an important ingredient in a
The Gospel, and Scripture as a whole, will be integrated throughout the curriculum.
Our students and families are our most important ministry.
2. We believe people of all ages matter to God.
Ez. 33:11, 1 Tim. 2:4, 2 Peter 3:9, John 10:16, Matt. 28:18-20
All God’s children and their families matter to us. Therefore, we feel that St. John’s School is a
vital mission and evangelism tool of the church.
We believe in Eternal Life and want all God’s people to know and accept it as a gift from God.
Our school will daily pray for the families of our school.
We need to constantly, by actions and words, show ourselves as models for Christ.
We should be sensitive to all needs, especially those with a young faith.
3. We believe using our God-given talents is an important part of sharing the Gospel at St. John’s.
John 20:21, 1 Peter 3:15, Eph. 2:10
As members in Christ it is a privilege to be unique, using a variety of methods and opportunities,
in educating our children and families.
We understand God’s plan of salvation and we desire to be part of that plan, using the gifts God
has given us.
Each of us has unique gifts from God and we need to use them for His glory.
We need to use and promote the use of the gifts God has given to our staff, students, and
In using God’s gifts and promoting His Gospel message, St. John’s School needs the prayers and
financial support of St. John’s Lutheran Church.