United Methodist Beliefs

The United Methodist Church is an 11-million-member global church that opens hearts, opens doors and opens minds through active engagement with our world.  It is engagement that is grounded in the foundations of the Christian faith and inspired by the Holy Spirit. Here is a link to the basics of our faith

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John Wesley and the early Methodists placed primary emphasis on Christian living, on putting faith and love into action. This emphasis on what Wesley referred to as “practical divinity” has continued to be a hallmark of United Methodism today.


We invite you to learn more about our rich theological heritage.

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