Core Values

At Springfield Christian Family we have a set of Core Values which act as a plumbline for us to align ourselves as we move forward together as a church. They influence our decisions, leadership style and behaviours and are based on principles found in the bible.

+ Relational Values

We are a multi-service church with One Vision.

We are committed to nurturing 7 Priority Relationships:




Life Group


Local & Global Communities


We are committed to belonging to and working with the wider Body of Christ locally and globally.

We are committed to forgiveness and reconciliation with God and one another.

We are committed to meeting weekly together in worship services and belonging to life groups.

+ Ministry Values

We believe that the scriptures are the inspired Word of God and we aim to be self-feeders on the Word of God through daily Bible reading and journaling.

We extend mercy and care to our community as a Church and through our mercy arm, Westside Community Care.

We believe that the Church is the family of God and in that family, we care for and support one another.

We believe Worship should be contemporary, vibrant and an all of life expression of love for God.

We believe in the present and powerful person of the Holy Spirit working in and through every believer for the building of the Kingdom of God.

We model and encourage generosity and faithfulness in giving and serving.

We are committed to journeying towards healing and wholeness in Christ for all believers.

We are committed to growing in personal and corporate prayer and we come confidently towards our Father's throne of grace.

+ Organisational Values

We are committed to a dynamic church organizational structure that is flexible and aimed at empowering its members to serve.

We are committed to working with integrity and accountability across every area of ministry.

In our organizational structures, we submit to the Lordship and authority of Jesus Christ.

+ Discipleship and Leadership Values

We believe in determining, developing and deploying people’s gifts to build the Body of Christ.

We are committed to raising the next generation to know and serve God.

We are committed to discipling people in the church family to maturity and fullness in Christ.

We believe in and exercise a progression of service and leadership in the Church. Belong. Serve. Lead.

We are committed to developing and appointing leaders, who are in unity with the churches vision, mission and core values to increase the ministry potential of the Church