Chicago Mission Vision 2019


Chicago Metropolis

Mission, Vision, Values & Why Statements

On November 2-4 2018, a group of 86 volunteers participated in a Strategic Planning Retreat for benefit of the Metropolis and achieved consensus on the following statements of identity & purpose:


“Why” Statement (why we exist)

To receive and share unconditional love, mercy, healing and peace, so that life has

greater meaning and purpose.


Mission Statement

The Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago is a Christ-centered community that

loves, guides, engages and serves all people.


Core Values

●Christ-centered ●Integrity ●Service ●Humility ●Love ●Merciful

●Spiritual development ●Adaptable


Vision Statement

In 3-5 years, we will grow our Metropolis family through greater:

●Fellowship & Welcoming


●Ministries & Education



●Involved Youth & Emerging Adults

●Engagement on Critical Issues



We need your help!

Please visit

and sign up to join a Strategic Planning Task Force

by clicking the “Register to Participate” tab.


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