161 East Harper Avenue, Maryville, TN  865-984-0116

Our Objectives

The objectives of Grace Community Church help us to clarify, Scripturally, how we will live out the theological implications of our statement of faith. Our ultimate goal is to glorify God in all things, our objectives serve as Biblical guidelines to help us accomplish this.

Worship
To promote, encourage, and strive after worship of God our Father and His Son, our Lord Jesus Christ, with all of our heart, soul, mind, and strength.

God’s Word
To teach and preach the whole counsel of God as revealed in the Holy Scriptures; that the pride of man might be humbled and the grace of God in true salvation might be exalted, to the praise of His glory; and that genuine holiness in heart and life might be promoted.

Spiritual Authority
To humbly subject ourselves to such spiritual authority as may be placed over us under the headship of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Holiness
To pursue holiness in our personal lives, in our families, and in this part of our Lord’s body, trusting the Holy Spirit to conform us to the image of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Discipleship
To nurture those entrusted to us in personal discipleship, helping every man, women and child to be fully equipped for the works of service and to have the maturity necessary to recognize and refute error.

Evangelism
To reach out to other parts of our nation and the world in support of faithful missionary endeavors

Prayer
To undergird our every endeavor with alert, thankful prayer, thereby recognizing our absolute dependence upon the power of God to accomplish His own will.