Our Statement of Belief
The Trinity - Father, Son and Holy Spirit Salvation by grace through faith in Christ as our Savior Reign of God as both a present and future reality The authority of scripture in all matters Oneness of the Church in Jesus Christ

Our Mission and Vision

The Mission Statement of the New Martinsville United Methodist Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

Our Vision is: A people who are being transformed by the Spirit of God into the likeness of Jesus Christ and are being sent out to transform the world.

Our Purpose:To empower every member to live as a totally committed follower of Christ. To that end every member will:
        Unconditionally welcome and embrace all persons by extending hospitatility to them.
        Participate in weekly worship services.
        Be connected in real friendship so that no one stands alone.
        Be a part of an accountability group such as a Sunday School class, a Small Group or a Bible Study.
        Study and apply scripture in their daily lives.
.       Be in daily communication with God through prayer.
        Seek out the lost and oppressed and invite them to join us in our journey of faith.
        Live our faith authentically to be a testimony to our faith in Jesus Christ.

We Exist
    To Worship
        "Worship the Lord your God and serve him only." Matthew 4:10
    To Communicate God's word through Evangelism
        "His intent was that now, through the church, the manifold wisdom of God should be made known to the rulers
         and the authorities in the heavenly realms, according to his eternal purpose which he accomplished in
         Christ Jesus our Lord." Eph. 3:10-11

    To Educate God's People
        "Therefore let us leave the elementary teachings about Christ and go on to maturity, not laying again the foundation of the
        repentance from acts that lead to death, and of faith in God, instructions about baptism, the laying on of hand, the
        resurrection of the dead, and eternal judgment." Hebrews 6:1-2
    To Demonstrate God's Love
        "By this shall all men know that you are My disciples -- that you have love for one another" John 13:35

Our Core Values
Worship
Prayer
Scripture-Centered
Hospitality (Greeting the Stranger)
Fellowship/Relationship Building
Education
Evangelism
Mission/Outreach