Angels will offer Catholic worship experience, emphasizing
the Holy Eucharist, the Word through scripture and uplifting homily,
and a vibrant music ministry.
Angels will reflect the cultural experiences and values of
its predominantly African American congregation, while being open
and welcoming to all visitors and members.
Angels will provide and maintain buildings, facilities, and
grounds, which are aesthetically pleasing, liturgically appropriate,
and otherwise welcoming to members and guests.
Angels will minister effectively to all ages and stages of
its congregation, with an emphasis on ministering to our youth
and involving our youth in our ministries.
Angels will live the Afrocentric ideals of village and extended
family, offering fellowship, nurturing, and support to its members
Angels will be a beacon of Christ's presence in our neighborhood
and in the larger community, responding to the needs of our brothers
and sisters, welcoming visitors, evangelizing His message, and
reaching out to all in concrete programs of Christian fellowship
Angels will provide spiritual growth opportunities outside
of Sunday worship, including fellowships based upon faith sharing
and Bible study.
Angels will continue to support and partner with its school,
seeking to reinforce and to expand our commitment to learning
in a Christian, Afrocentric environment for youths from our own
parish and from the surrounding community.
Angels will be a good steward of God's material gifts, encouraging
a tithing congregation, seeking creative ways to grow our financial
foundations, and using our resources for the good of parishioner
and neighbor alike.
Angels will live its values and vision, to grow its parish
family and to ensure its continued role in Building the Kingdom
in the near northwest side of Indianapolis.