Mission, vision and values of Bethesda united methodist Church, Guyton, GA
Leading people to become devoted folowers of Christ
Changing the surrounding community through a Christ-centered church that is open to all, a safe place to grow, and built to serve others.
We are Christ-Centered
- We love and follow Jesus and His teachings.
- We strive to find our Christian voice as we share Jesus' message.
- We explore what it looks like to live Jesus' love daily.
- Through the workings of the Holy Spirit we seek to become more like Jesus.
- We are uncompromisingly conservative in our beliefs.
- We believe the Holy Bible contains all of life's answers.
We are Open to All
- We believe in unconditional love, which leads us to worship with others from all walks of life as we show compassion and love for our neighbor.
- We endeavor to build a community with diverse backgrounds and perspectives that are focused on becoming all that Jesus Christ has called them to be and live as His Holy Word teaches them to live.
- We are open to all and loving to all, but will always teach the truth of God's Word that inspires repentance and change in our lives.
We are a Safe Place
- We acknowledge that we all have unanswered questions and God welcomes our search as we lead them to the truth.
- We believe asking tough questions is foundational to our spiritual development.
- We provide a safe environment where people share their doubts, convictions and struggles without fear of judgement or repercussion.
- We are a Safe church, safe people, and your safe place.
We are a Church with a passion to serve
- We are called to serve as Jesus served and to give as Jesus gave.
- We will use our spiritual gifts to serve everyone, inside and outside the church.
- We serve God and the world with thankfulness and joy, without expectations of getting something in return.
- Our motives are pure, simple, and contain the heart of Jesus to help our brother/sister who may be in need.