Since 2000, we have lived internationally serving as cross cultural mission mobilizers mostly in East Asia. We are a multicultural family with six children.See the Lees' profile
Recent family vision statements:
We are a two parent working family with three kids who love learning, adventure, and Jesus! We believe God has a plan for us in our everyday journey.
These 5 things define the P.A.R.K.S. family: Prayer Affirmation Rest Kindom-Mindedness Service
To love Jesus and make him known to all around us and far behond. Our family stands in God’s word as foundation of our faith and the moral principles we will live by. Honesty, love, respect, thruthworthy, and compassion.
Our family’ exists to mobilize and disciple those whom God brings across our path to become World Christians, passionate about seeing God’s glory among the nations and purposefully engaged in ways they can be a part of God’s Great Commission. That starts at home with intentional parenting, cultivating a God-honoring marriage and inviting people to break bread with us.
Our family exists to bring delight to the heart of God and to take delight in Him. We will do this by: 1) Worship 2) Being equipped and equipping others 3) Cultivating a marriage and family that reflect the character of God. 4) Love God & love people. 5) Devotion to biblical teaching, fellowship, breaking bread, and prayer.
It is our vision as a family to love the Lord our God with all of our heart, soul, mind, and strength and to love people like Jesus loves people at home, in our city, and around the world.
Our familys vision is to proclaim the freedom found in Jesus; spreading this promise found in Isaiah 61 to all of creation, to bring God Glory.
We want to follow Jesus as a family and individually, in such a way that others would be pointed to the unreached.
By Gods grace, displaying and sharing the abundant life in Christ in our family, our community, and among all nations.
To know God and make Him known. To tap into God’s perspective and what He is doing in the world and make that our life’s passion. So that our first heartbeat will be a heartbeat of obedience.
Yes, Lord, walking in the way of your laws, we wait for you; your name and renown are the desire of our hearts. Isaiah 26:8
To set our goals so high that, once achieved, only God can get the glory. He must increase, we must decrease.
By the grace of God, the Patton family desires to wholeheartedly love God and others and strives to serve God with the gifts He has given us, emphasizing the remaining task of proclaiming God’s love to all peoples of the earth. 1 Chronicles 16:23-36 Love – Loving God, family, and others as Christ has loved us. 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 Grow – Grow ourselves along with others in wisdom, maturity, and righteousness. 2 Timothy 2:2 Mobilize – Mobilizing ourselves and others to be strategic with their life for God’s glory. Matthew 28:18-20 1 Initiative – Taking initiative when good work needs to be done. Galatians 6:9