About United Methodism
About the Denomination
The United Methodist Church is one of the largest Protestant denominations with a faith community that includes 12.8 million members world-wide. To find out more information on the United Methodist Church, please visit the denomination’s website at www.umc.org. Read more about the church’s mission statement.
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.
Basics of Our Faith
United Methodists affirm the faith shared by all Christians, with particular emphasis on God’s grace and on Christian living. Read More
Social Principles & Social Creed
These statements help guide our thinking and acting about how we live in, and are in engaged in, ministry in the world. Read More
Our Faith Journey
Faith does not happen overnight. It’s a journey. From birth to death we’re growing in faith. Read More