I Believe: 'BELIEFS' from UMC.org
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The United Methodist Church is an 11-million-strong global church that opens hearts, opens doors and opens minds through active engagement with our world. 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.
OUR CHRISTIAN ROOTS: LEARN HOW WE SHARE A COMMON HERITAGE. United Methodists share basic affirmations in common with all Christian communities. More
OUR WESLEYAN HERITAGE: LEARN ABOUT THE HALLMARKS OF THE UNITED METHODIST THEOLOGICAL TRADITIONS. John Wesley and the early Methodists emphasized Christian living, putting faith and love into action. More
REFLECTING ON OUR FAITH: LEARN ABOUT THE ESSENTIALS OF A CHRISTIAN LIFE. Faith is the basic orientation and commitment of our whole being—a matter of heart and soul. More
FOUNDATIONAL DOCUMENTS: LEARN ABOUT THE “STANDARDS” OF DOCTRINE FOR UNITED METHODISTS. Several sources form the foundation of doctrine for United Methodists. More