MISSIONS AREA MISSION STATEMENT FUMC'S GENERAL MISSION STATEMENT
To win as many people as possible to Jesus Christ, and to equip
them to become mature disciples extending the kingdom of God on
MISSIONS MINISTRY MISSION STATEMENT
To glorify God and to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ in word
and in deed in cross-cultural settings for the purpose of inviting
persons into a wholly converting, sanctifying relationship with
the Lord Jesus Christ.
VIM MINISTRY MISSION STATEMENT
To train, assist and send FUMC members to cross cultural, language
and geographical boundaries to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ,
to strengthen or establish the Church in places beyond our church
membership's immediate sphere of influence, and to minister to persons
in cross-cultural settings in ways beyond merely humanitarian, philanthropic
or benevolent expressions of human kindness to human need.
MISSIONS COUNCIL MISSION STATEMENT
To administrate FUMC's missions ministry in accordance with
its missions ministry mission statement and to manage and to apply
Faith Promise and designated mission funds for the personal support
and ministry support of career missionaries, the financing of short-term
mission (VIM) projects, and the recruitment, training and motivation
of FUMC's member-participation in short-term cross-cultural mission
projects and/or a career in cross-cultural missionary service.
MISSIONARY CANDIDATE TRAINING MISSION STATEMENT
To recruit, train and invite support of FUMC members who accept
God's call into full-time career missionary service, and to assist
these same persons in establishing working relationships with appropriate
missionary sending/seconding ministries.