We are a community of people living and loving intentionally to make Jesus known, follow Him and to see transformational communities grow wherever life happens.
You'll find us in Parramatta, with a heart to serve the city so that every person, family and community encounters the hope that is found in Jesus.
In Mark 1:17, Jesus calls His first followers, with the simple invitation “Come, follow me and I will make you fishers of Men”. At the end of His ministry, Jesus sent these followers to “go and make disciples of all nations." These shape the basic calling of those who would follow Jesus in every generation.
The Church is a movement of ordinary people learning to live as disciples of Jesus and to engage in His mission of restoration in the world, proclaiming the good news of the Kingdom of God and following His ways.
BASIC grew out of a desire to simplify, and hold to these base-line priorities- to help people intentionally follow Jesus and make disciples. In a culture where the church is increasingly on the margin, we are wanting to see a community that boldly lives as disciples who make disciples, who embody Gods beautiful kingdom to the community around them, and who see new churches started as disciples are made.
KINGDOM. JESUS IS LORD.
FAMILY. LOVE ONE ANOTHER.
DISCIPLE-MAKING. FOLLOW ME.
MISSION. I AM SENDING YOU.
MULTIPLICATION. INTO ALL THE WORLD.
We desire to be a community that intentionally shapes their lives to follow Jesus. We cultivate habits- or missional rhythms- that help us grow closer to Jesus and reflect Him in our world.
Developing a lifestyle that helps us know Jesus deeply and be shaped by His Spirit in us.
We seek to live as "family", a generous and genuine community shaped by love, for all.
God is restoring all things, and we are invited to partner with Him as we live as disciples who make disciples.