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Mission Statement:

To make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

We Show and Tell Jesus’ Love Everywhere

We remember Christ’s teaching by:

  • Being a nurturing, supportive community
  • Proclaiming the Good News of God’s Love
  • Serving the Needy
  • Receiving God’s grace and forgiveness

We show and tell about God’s love and acceptance by:

  • Honoring God’s gifts of reason and experience
  • Respecting scripture and traditions of the church
  • Seeking God’s guidance by discovering and using our gifts for ministry
  • Serving the needy in our neighborhoods and throughout the world
  • Loving and respecting all people as each is made in God’s image

Our Vision:

To empower servant leadership.

We believe in lay owned and operated ministry based on the gifts, heart bursts/ heartbreaks and call to ministry of every disciple.

Source of Our Beliefs:

United Methodists are centered on what is commonly known as the Wesleyan Quadrilateral:

  • Scripture – the Holy Bible (Old and New Testaments)
  • Tradition – the two millennial history of the Christian Church
  • Reason – rational thinking and sensible interpretation
  • Experience – a Christian’s personal and communal journey in Christ

read more about the Quadrilateral

Some History:

The founding of Methodism in the USA (video)

Memorial UMC was founded from the Academy Church in 1893 and first located in Clovis on 5th and Woodward streets.  In 1963, a new building was constructed on Pollasky and Scott streets in Clovis, the current location.