We are called

As United Methodists, we are called to bear a faithful Christian witness to Jesus Christ, the living reality at the center of the Church's life and witness. To fulfill this obligation, we reflect critically on our biblical and theological inheritance, striving to express faithfully the witness we make in our own time.


Why Every Christian Needs a Church Home

Occasionally, I am asked why a Christian should become a member of a local church. Some insist that membership is merely a technicality, not seeing much difference between attendance and membership. Some argue they can worship God on their own disconnected from a church family. Others feel qualified to invent their own definition of the word church in an attempt to release themselves of responsibility. Simply put, membership is about making a commitment. It’s a commitment to a body of doctrine, to a body of people, to the body of Christ. To become a member is to join arms with others of like faith and to join God in His redemptive work in this world. Being a member of a local church…(more)

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