Our Mission and Vision

 

Victor United Methodist Church's Mission 

 

It is simple....  

To Make Disciples for Jesus Christ

 

Victor United Methodist Church is called to evangelize the gospel of Jesus Christ to our friends, our family, and to our community.  

The Mission of the Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world by proclaiming the good news of God's grace and by exemplifying Jesus' command to love God and neighbor, thus seeking the fulfillment of God's reign and realm in the world. The fulfillment of God's reign and realm in the world is the vision Scripture holds before us. The United Methodist Church affirms that Jesus Christ is the Son of God, the Savior of the world, and the Lord of all. As we make disciples, we respect persons of all religious faiths and we defend religious freedom for all persons. Jesus' words in Matthew provide the Church with our mission: "Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you" (28:19-20), and "You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind. . . . And you shall love your neighbor as yourself" (22:37, 39).

This mission is our grace-filled response to the Reign of God in the world announced by Jesus. God's grace is active everywhere, at all times, carrying out this purpose as revealed in the Bible. It is expressed in God's covenant with Abraham and Sarah, in the Exodus of Israel from Egypt, and in the ministry of the prophets. It is fully embodied in the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. It is experienced in the ongoing creation of a new people by the Holy Spirit.

 

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Upcoming Events
MAY

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WED
Bible Study
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Bible Study Wednesday mornings at 10am Bring your bible and meet Pastor David in the Annex. Coffee is on!
MAY

28

SUN
Worship 10am
*Communion Served the first Sunday of every month
Adult Bible Study
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Larry Kay is teaching in the basement youth room at 9am. Everyone is welcome.
MAY

29

MON
Memorial Day Children's Carnival
Food, fun & games. Proceeds benefit Serenity House. Immediately following the parade.
MAY

30

TUE
Bible Search