WHO WE ARE
At First United Methodist Church of Cleburne our mission is to make deeply committed disciples of Jesus Christ. We live into this by Gathering, Growing, and Going. We do this so that we might partner with God to transform the world. ONE LIFE AT A TIME.
Orienting our lives individually and collectively around the praise of God.
Worship in community once a month.
Worship in community 2-3 times per month & craft moments to thank God.
Worship in community every week & find ways to daily thank and praise God.
Seeking intentional, vulnerable, and transformational community.
Be welcomed into the church community and receive hospitality.
Seek out Christian community by attending church events outside of worship.
Live in intentional and transformational community.
Connecting to God, interceding for others and opening up to the movement of the Holy Spirit.
Pray at least once a week for oneself, others, and the church.
Pray everyday for oneself, others, the church, and listen for the movement of the Holy Spirit.
Pray for others in the Prayer Room once a month, find time to sit quietly in the presence of God, and continue daily practices of praying for oneself, others, and the church.
Exploring scripture, studying, and engaging with others.
Be drawn to the story of God's love and begin to explore scripture regularly.
Encounter the story of God's love in community through s Sunday School class or small group.
Create a space for others to encounter the story of God's love by hosting or facilitating a Sunday School class or small group.
The work of partnering with God to change lives.
Occasionally give financially in support of the church's mission in your area of passion.
Give consistently to the mission of the church, volunteer time and talents during worship and other events broadening your area of interest.
Participate in mission opportunities, commit to a tithe (10% of your income), and reorder life to holistically offer your life back to Christ and the mission of the church.
The work of welcoming others into life transformation.
Proactively welcome any guests to the church and recognize your place within God's story of love.
Invite others to join you in worship and share your story with your faith community.
Share your story with others and create spaces of invitation for others to encounter the story of God's love.
Partner with us and take a step in your faith journey. If you would like to discuss more we would love to connect with you. Make an appointment with a pastor.