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Our Mission & Vision

At the First United Methodist Church of Grove our Mission is:
“Building Christian community where the love of God is freely shared,
the gospel of Jesus Christ is clearly encountered,
and the Holy Spirit transforms life.”
  Our Vision is:
to glorify our God and Savior, Jesus Christ, to make  disciples through the study of God’s Word,
missions and missionary support, to minister the sacraments,
to edify believers, and to do all to magnify the name of Jesus.

United Methodist Beliefs

United Methodists share a common heritage with other Christians.
In general, United Methodists agree on major aspects of theology.
Read full PDF document of “United Methodist Beliefs”

Controversial Issues

Positions of the UMC & Senior Pastor Randall R. Hamill 
Read the full PDF document “Controversial Issues”