Church of England Diocese of Leeds Croft

About Us

MISSION STATEMENT

“Our purpose is to serve the people who live, work, visit or worship in Croft on Tees. We will provide a sustainable future for St Peter’s Church in the Christian and pastoral ministry, its service to the parish and in opening the building to use by a wider public”

VALUES

Worship

• We aim to provide a vibrant centre of Christian worship and prayer at the heart of Croft on Tees

• We will support additional uses which respect and relate to the building’s Christian heritage

Community Use

• We want to ensure that as many groups and individuals as possible have access to the church and its facilities

• We wish the church to contribute to the community development of Croft on Tees

• We aim to offer a welcome to all, recognising people of other faiths and none.

• We are a family friendly church

Architectural and Historic Heritage

• We are committed to safeguarding and sharing the heritage of the church

• We seek to conserve the church especially in terms of an educational resource available to a wider community

• We wish to preserve the building’s flexibility as a community space

Event Use

• We seek to encourage music and other events that celebrate or interpret the Christian tradition, the life of Croft on Tees or those who live in, work in or visit it.