1. Story will carry the message of Jesus onward while He beckons us upward; penning God’s story over humanity and drawing our generations to Him.
  2. Story will use every opportunity to exchange each personal rhetoric for one that boasts God's glory.
  3. Story will be a Church full of jubilant faith and belief in the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, breeding an unprecedented expectancy to be with Him.
  4. Story will be a Church that is vast and powerful, passionately advancing the message of hope through Jesus Christ.
  5. Story will be a Church that is deeper still than its breadth, filled with members who are in love with Jesus Christ and whose lives embody his life and principles.
  6. Story will be a Church that believes the Bible to be the Word of God and every moment is unshakably founded upon its instruction.
  7. Story will be a Church where people pray without ceasing.
  8. Story will be a Church whose member's pursue holiness and right living before God, wherein, their private lives are of greater value than their perceived living.
  9. Story will be a Church that worships wholeheartedly and whose song is contagious, joining in Heaven's songs and glorifying the Father, lifting the spirit of the city.
  10. Story will be a Church that is rooted in community midweek gatherings, fostering momentum and direction through living room discipleship.
  11. Story will be a Church that is socially and politically influential and revives a heavenly culture seeking justice, mercy, honor, and God's glorification.
  12. Story will be a Church that develops generational leaders and scholars, men and women alike, who define courage, integrity, humility, excellence, and perseverance.
  13. Story will be a Church recognized for its diversity, unifying every extreme of age, gender, culture, belief and race.
  14. Story will be a Church whose growth will solely be attributed to the power and anointing of the Holy Spirit.