OUR Purpose

To lead people into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ.

 

OUR Vision

St. John's is a beacon of faith and service, focusing our passions and gifts to reflect Christ's love to the world.

 

OUR Core values

  • Knowing God
    • Growing spiritually in our faith through growing worship
    • Learning based on the Bible
  • Loving God
    • Loving God and one another
    • Centering our relationship with Christ
  • Serving God
    • Reaching out to others in genuine relationships and service
    • Being faithful stewards of all our resources

 

OUR Priorities

  • Lean on the Holy Spirit: The missional community confesses its dependence upon the Holy Spirit, shown in particular in its practice of corporate prayer.
  • Biblical Learning and Discipleship: The missional church is a community in which all members are learning what it means to be disciples of Jesus. The Bible has a continuing, converting, formative role in the church's life.
  • Missional Leadership and Development: The Holy Spirit gives the missional church a community of leaders who cultivate within themselves and the congregation a deisre to pracitce their faith and service inside and outside the church.

 

Our Membership covenant

Members of St. John's United Methodist Church make a membership covenant to faithfully participate in the church's ministries by their prayers, their presence, their gifts, their service, and their witness.