MISSION, VISION & VALUES

The Mennonite Benevolent Society is committed to providing excellent care and service in an atmosphere of warmth and compassion, based on principles of the Christian faith.  Housing and care is provided to residents regardless of ethnic, religious or national background.

Our Vision

Quality care and quality of life in a compassionate, Christian environment.

Our Mission

To provide facilities and services that express our commitment to excellence, reflect God’s loving care, and enable residents to live with hope and dignity.

Our Values

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TEWARDSHIP

We are trustworthy managers of our resources for the benefit of our residents and the long-term sustainability of our operations

Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.  1 Peter 4:10


E

XCELLENCE

We apply ourselves to learning and continually improving to the highest standards

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters. Colossians 3:23 


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ESPECT

We honor and dignify all who live, work or visit our community

Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves. Romans 12:10


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ALUES-DRIVEN

We demonstrate integrity as we apply professional ethics and Christian values in service to our community

Whatever happens, conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ. Then, whether I come and see you or only hear about you in my absence, I will know that you stand firm in the one Spirit, striving together as one for the faith of the gospel.  Philippians 1:27


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NNOVATION

We open ourselves to inspiration through colleagues, partners and God’s leading

Instruct the wise and they will be wiser still; teach the righteous and they will add to their learning. Proverbs 9:9


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OMPASSION

We extend God’s care through kindness, empathy and graciousness

Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Colossians 3:12


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NCOURAGEMENT

We devote ourselves to instructing and building up one another

Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing….warn those who are idle and disruptive, encourage the disheartened, help the weak, be patient with everyone…always strive to do what is good for each other and for everyone else. 1 Thessalonians 5:11-14


Scripture from the New International Version – UK