The Vision of Mission of Saint John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church of Monterey County

(December 6, 2015)

 Our VISION is to have:
- A thriving community of Orthodox Christians and
- A church that enables worship, sacramental services of the Orthodox Faith, and provides room for educational, philanthropic, and social activities that bring us closer to the Kingdom of God.

 Our MISSION is:
- To proclaim and teach the Gospel in accordance with the Orthodox  Faith;
- To sanctify the faithful through God’s grace in worship, the Divine Liturgy and the other sacraments;
- To enhance our parishioners spiritual life;
- To be a beacon, carrier, and witness of the message of Christ to all through instruction, baptism, and chrismation;
- To establish educational and philanthropic activities consistent with the Faith and ethos of the Orthodox Church.