KCF exists to bring people to a Loving Relationship with God and each other and to take responsibility for the well-being of our community both locally and beyond in an environment of love and integrity. The following vision statements reflects our desire for the various ministries and programs at KCF. ACCOUNTING To keep accurate accounting records according to “Generally Accepted Accounting Principles” and to do it with the highest level of integrity. ADVERTISING To clearly and effectively communicate, via multimedia, our purpose in leading people into a Biblical relationship with God and each other within the community of Nelson and beyond. ARTS To promote dramatic and visual artistic expression that is both spiritual and beautiful for the purpose of enhancing the church and creating fellowship between its members. BUILDING MAINTENANCE To repair and maintain the church building and the equipment to the best of our ability. CHILDREN To bring children into a personal relationship with Jesus and develop them in an environment of love, acceptance, openness, and fun. COMPUTER NETWORKING To maintain and update network and systems in the office. LADIES To provide a safe environment for the recognition, growth, and development of the gifts in women of all ages within our church family. MEN To provide a mentorship, developmental program for the men who welcome challenge and seek meaningful purpose in an environment of integrity and accountability. NEWSLETTER To communicate the present goals, projects, and needs of KCF to current and former members of the congregation. NURSERY To provide a safe, loving environment for children to allow parents an uninterrupted worship time. OFFICE (RECEPTION) To provide a pleasant and welcoming atmosphere in an environment that collects and distributes information in both an interesting and accurate way. OUR DAILY BREAD To provide a nourishing meal to the people of Nelson five days per week as a visible outpouring of God’s love. MISSIONS To do and support the work of the Lord abroad as well as locally (currently in Haiti and Mexico) OUTREACH To reach out into the community in order to train believers in meaningful service and in order to challenge the community to see God and the church as relevant and important to its existence. PASTORAL CARE To provide a wholesome, confidential and healing ministry through counseling, encouragement and prayer. PRAYER To have continuous prayer over all of KCF and all that KCF is involved in and to see every decision prayed for before deciding an answer. S.H.A.R.E. Nelson To provide a vehicle in which we can actively Support Humanity And Responsible Ecology. SINGLE PARENTS To affirm single parents, recognizing their distinctiveness, providing a place of growth and wholeness in an atmosphere of love and acceptance. SOCIAL ACTION To give a visible demonstration of God’s love by caring for the lost, speaking for those who can’t, and providing for those that need it without judgment and within a context of respect for the individual. GREETING/HOSTING To welcome people into a warm and friendly environment in such a way that they feel a part of God’s valued family. WORSHIP To worship and praise the Lord with song and outward expression for the purpose of leading others into His presence and glorifying His name.
Kootenay Christian Fellowship520 Falls Street (1/2 Block up from Baker Street)Nelson, BC V1L 6B5