Kaci Underwood works to fasten down a tarp over a tornado-damaged roof in advance of a brewing storm in Moore, Okla. Underwood was part of a volunteer team working out of First United Methodist Church in Moore. Photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS.

Influence, Connection & Impact

With more than 12 million members across the globe, we are a powerful connection, living and sharing the grace of Jesus Christ through the power of the Holy Spirit. We are committed to work for global health, education, creation care, child welfare, disaster recovery and countless other efforts.

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The People of God campaign launched in 2020 as a celebration of the core values that connect the people of The United Methodist Church. We are faithful, missional, committed, spirit-filled, deeply rooted, connected, resilient, justice-seeking and diverse people of God.  Connected: Members around the world share a vital mission and core beliefs.

Connected

Our connection is strengthened by shared mission and core beliefs. Read More

The People of God campaign launched in 2020 as a celebration of the core values that connect the people of The United Methodist Church. We are faithful, missional, justice-seeking, spirit-filled, deeply rooted, connected, resilient, generous and diverse people of God. Image by United Methodist Communications.

Generous

We offer our gifts and resources to serve those in need, both near and far. Read More

Helping our neighbors, near and far, is the embodiment of faith in action. The People of God campaign launched in 2020 as a celebration of the core values that connect the people of The United Methodist Church.

Missional

Helping our neighbors, near and far, is the embodiment of faith in action. Read More

We strive to make the world a better place. The #BeUMC campaign reminds us of who we are at our best — the spirit-filled, resilient, connected, missional, faithful, diverse, deeply rooted, committed, disciple-making, Jesus-seeking, generous, justice-seeking, world-changing people of God called The United Methodist Church. Social media post, English.

World-changing

We strive to make the world a better place for all people. Read More