To create a worshiping community of believers who: are led by the Holy Spirit and focused on kingdom building through; discipleship, community engagement/collaboration, and worship.
To build harvest workers; committed to relative ministry for all ages and walks of life and to be in Christian love and harmony with all people, especially those of the house whole of faith.
"Unless the Lord builds the house, they labor in vain to build it; Unless the Lord guards the city, the watchman stays awake in vain."
The Martin Temple story began in 1946 at 5733 State Street with members of abiding faith, strong leadership and a loving congregation. Martin Temple was an outcome of a law passed during World War II which stipulated that persons employed when drafted were guaranteed their previous jobs when discharged from military service.