What we believe

Photo by Mike DuBose, United Methodist Communications three cross overlook the "Israël" United Methodist Church cemetery near Montrose (Virginia, USA)

Photo by Mike DuBose, United Methodist Communications three cross overlook the "Israël" United Methodist Church cemetery near Montrose (Virginia, USA)

The United Methodist Church is present worldwide with over 12.3 million. With open hearts, open minds and open doors, its members are actively engaged in the world. Learn more about the mission statement of the Church.

John Wesley and the early Methodists especially put emphasis on the Christian life, faith and love in action. This emphasis on what Wesley called the "practical divinity" has continued to be a feature of United Methodism today.

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