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Living on Purpose -- Sample Mission Statements

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Examples of mission statements from various sources.


Living on Purpose -- Sample Mission Statements

Mission Statement Of The Evangelical Lutheran Church In America
Marked with the cross of Christ forever, we are claimed, gathered, and sent for the sake of the world.

Mission Statement of St. Philip the Deacon
Our mission is to reach out, proclaim and inspire.

Mission Statement of Youth Ministry Team at Normandale Lutheran
Walking in our Baptism we seek to awaken our faith and understand what it means to live it out daily. Luke 10:27

Mission Statement of Immanuel Lutheran
Celebrate that God is with us
Grow as Christ works in us
Serve as the Spirit loves through us

Mission Statement of Saron Lutheran
The mission of Saron Lutheran Church, as a family of God, is to learn, love, live, and proclaim God's word.

Mission Statement of Westwood Lutheran
One Community, One Call

At Westwood Lutheran Church, our mission is to worship God by making disciples of Jesus Christ. We seek to fulfill that mission by:
- Worshipping - Serving - Inviting
- Connecting  - Giving  - Growing

Our six purposes are taken from two great scriptures, the Great Commandment lll
"Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind (worship) ... Love your neighbor as yourself (serve)." (Matthew 22:37-40)

... and from the Great Commission . . .
"Go (invite) and make disciples of all nations, baptizing (connect) them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching (grow & give) them to obey everything I have commanded you." (Matthew 28:19-20)

Mission Statement of Mount Olivet Lutheran
The purpose of Mount Olivet Lutheran Church of Plymouth is To Invite others to Encounter the living God, who Connects and Transforms us, Equips and Sends us!

Mission Statement of Central Lutheran
Central Lutheran Church, in the heart of the city, welcomes all people to celebrate, discover and share the love of Christ.

Mission Statements of Well Known Enterprises
The following are some examples of mission statements from real enterprises.

3M
"To solve unsolved problems innovatively"

Mary Kay Cosmetics
"To give unlimited opportunity to women."

Merck
"To preserve and improve human life."

Wal-Mart
"To give ordinary folk the chance to buy the same thing as rich people."

Walt Disney
"To make people happy."


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