SOFM in YWAM Bethlehem is a registered training school under YWAM's University of the Nations (UofN) and is listed under YWAM Frontier Missions (FM) operating locations around the world. We subscribe to the following FM Values:
1. Completion of the Great Commission
We value the evangelization and discipleship of all peoples with a focus on the "unreached peoples."
2. Church Planting Movements
We value church planting movements as an essential strategy in reaching unreached peoples.
3. Holistic Transformation
We value holistic transformation of people and their communities through both proclaiming the Good News and demonstrating the Kingdom of God.
4. Cultural Relevance
We value each human culture and language and the treasures each brings into the Kingdom of God. Therefore we plant churches that are Biblically based and culturally relevant to their members.
5. Mobilizing All Peoples
We value the participation of the Church within every people group in evangeizing and discipling all peoples.
6. Strategic Parthership
We value partnering with the diverse family of ministries within YWAM and the Church internationally, working toward our common vision.
7 Staff Care
We value our co-workers and their families and are committed to their ongoing care, development and ministry effectiveness.