Costa Rica - Pura Vida Church
Pura Vida Church Is: A Christ centered organism (yes, it's a living thing) founded by Dennis and Kyle Leon, focused on developing ministries that restore hope to individuals, families and communities through endemic and sustainable church planting. Vision: Restore hope one individual, one family, one community at a time. Mission: Planting culturally relevant churches in the coastal communities of Costa Rica and beyond. How We Do What We Do (Process): Pillars of Pura Vida Church - Present Christ to people through authentic relationships - Be and make disciples of Christ - Be a blessing to the community - Depend on the Holy Spirit What We Mean When We Say… Restore hope: Aiding people in their journey to find their God-given purpose, thus restoring a sense of hope and balance to their lives that only God can give. Holistic discipleship: Guiding the spiritual growth of a person’s whole being, mind body, spirit. Endemic Sustainability: Utilizing local gifts and resources so that a church does not require long term outside financial assistance. Authentic relationships: Loving people without an agenda, based on organic social connections.