Van Buren United Methodist Church Statement:
Mission of The United Methodist Church: Making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.
Our Mission: Growing Church of Growing Christians sharing Jesus Christ with Van Buren and the world.
Vision: As Christians we will share Jesus Christ through our prayers, presence, gifts, service, and witness.
Core Values: We will strive to accomplish our Mission and Vision by offering:
- Our Prayers
- Our Presence
- Our Gifts
- Our Service
- Our Witness
- Our Prayers: Communication with God and others the needs of our community and our church.
- Our Presence: Attending to the worship, study, and sharing of our service and resources with others in the church and community.
- Our Gifts: Supporting our church with our talents, our skills, and our resources.
- Our Service: Reaching out with fellowship, hope, help, love and encouragement to our church and our community.
- Our Witness: Sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ with lessons, stories, sermons, and other opportunities of learning about the transforming love, grace and mercy of Jesus Christ.