our core beliefs

At Palmdale United Methodist Church, we believe that...

  • We were created by God to worship God as part of an inclusive community of faith.
  • All people have the ability to know God and grow in their discipleship of Jesus.
  • God's grace (unmerited love & favor) is abundant & available to all!
  • We express our love for God in the way we love others, including compassion in mission & advocacy in social action.
  • Everyone is welcome (and we mean everyone!).

What do UNITED methodists believe?

The mission of The United Methodist Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.  United Methodists affirm the faith shared by all Christians, with particular emphasis on God's grace and on Christian living.  The UMC believes God's love for the world is an active & engaged love that seeks justice & liberty.  We have a set of Social Principles that help guide our action in the world. 


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