Mission and Vision


Newton Presbytery’s mission is to serve our congregations

in our calling to further God’s kingdom as disciples of Christ.



A vibrant faith community committed
to caring, learning and partnering.


Missional Practices of the Presbytery

Dwelling in the Word – Immersing ourselves in the Word so that it shapes our imagination,
intentions and actions.

Dwelling in the World – Becoming alert and observant of the people in the world
where God has sent us.

Hospitality – Creating the safe space and forming bi-cultural Christian Community
within God’s mission in and for the world

Spiritual Discernment – Recognizing where we are and how the Holy Spirit is leading
us in the formation of the Christian Community within God’s mission.

Announcing the Kingdom – Bearing witness the work and presence of Jesus Christ in
our communities and the world.

Focusing on Missional Action – Focusing our energy and attention on actions that
move us further In God’s mission in the world is central to fulfilling a missional life.