-- Biblical Solutions for Life
Many people know LifeWay as a Christian bookstore. To others, it's
a publishing house. Some say it's a ministry. Still others say it's
an agency. But more than all these, LifeWay is a community of people
- and not just the 2,000 plus employees nationwide. LifeWay is a
family of people like you.
LifeWay is your Christian resource, and you are a
valuable part of LifeWay -- whether you are a pastor, Sunday School
teacher, deacon or church member. When you are reading your next
Bible study lesson, sharing Christ with your neighbor or giving
your time to discipling youth, you are part of LifeWay. It
is through the Christian community that our vision and goals are
LifeWay operates under 6 unwavering Core Values. They are:
The BibleLifeWay Core Value 1
We believe the Bible is the eternal, infallible, inerrant Word
of God and is the plumbline for everything we say and do.
All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking,
correcting, and training in righteousness, so that the man of God
may be thoroughly equipped for every good work. 2 Timothy 3:16-17
EmployeesLifeWay Core Value 2
Our employees are our most important resource and our means of
building customer relationships to meet needs with biblical solutions
which spiritually transform individuals and cultures.
CustomersLifeWay Core Value 3
The Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and
to give His life a ransom for many. Matthew 20:28
Our customers are our reason for existence. Knowing our customers,
not just knowing about them, and meeting their expressed, unexpressed
and unknown needs is essential to achieving our vision.
CharacterLifeWay Core Value 4
So in everything, do unto others what you would have them
do unto you . . . . Matthew 7:12
Character is the expression of the person of Christ in our life.
We will live consistent, Christian lifestyles, conducting our ministry
and business with the highest standards of honesty, integrity and
LeadershipLifeWay Core Value 5
I have been crucified with Christ, and it is no longer I who
live, but Christ lives in me . . . . Galatians 2:20
We will be Kingdom leaders in providing biblical solutions that
transform lives. As God leads us, we will seek to be prophetic catalysts
StewardshipLifeWay Core Value 6
Where there is no vision, the people will perish. Proverbs
We will be faithful stewards of all God has entrusted to us.
From everyone who has been given much, much will be demanded,
and from the one who has been entrusted with much, much more will
be asked. Luke 12:48b