1. We major on majors and minor on minors. 

2. We want to gather people, moving them from rows to circles. 

3. We believe that no topic is off-limits; from the bedroom to the bank account. 

4. We desire for the people to own the church and not just rent it. 

5. We approach weekend services with an open-house mindset. 

6. We organize our ministry with margin in mind. 

7. We strive to be lifelong learners. 

8. We will give God credit for what is happening at YGBC. 

9. We want to impact our community in such a way that if we left it, it would be obvious. 

10. We pursue excellence in everything we do. 

11. We want to practice a lifestyle of radical generosity. 

12. We work hard to balance grace and truth.