What We Believe

Essential truth. Our Statement of Faith. These things don’t change at HFUMC. This is what we believe, and it’s who we are at the core as a church.

We believe…

We believe in one God-Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.

(Matthew 5:16, 45; 6:1, 4, 8, 9; James 1:17/John 1:1; 14:9/Genesis1:2; John 4:24; 14:16-20; 2 Peter 1:21)

We believe in God the Father Almighty, Creator of all things visible and invisible.

(Genesis 1:1; Acts 17:24-28; Hebrews 11:3)

We believe in Jesus Christ, God’s one and only Son, my one and only Savoir.

(John 1:14; 1 John 4:9/John 3:16; 2 Peter 3:18)

*Who was born Jesus of Nazareth, both fully human and fully divine, conceived by the Holy Spirit and the Virgin Mary.

(Matthew 21:11; John 19:19; John 1:14; Romans 5:15-17; Colossians 2:9; 1 John 1:1; Matthew 1:18; Luke 1:26-38)

*Who suffered and was crucified under Pontius Pilate.

(Luke 23:1-46)

*Who died and was buried, and Who rose again bodily from the dead on the third day.

(Luke 23:44-24:8; John 20:24-29; 1 Corinthians 15:3-8)

*Who ascended into Heaven and now sits at the right hand of the Father.

(Luke 22:69; Acts 1:1-9; Colossians 3:1)

*Who will return to earth to judge both the living and the dead.

(Matthew 24:36-42; John 14:1-3; Acts 1:10-11; 10:39-42; 1 Peter 4:5)

We believe in the Holy Spirit.

*Who is an active and operative part of the triune God.

(John 16:5-15; Acts 1:7-8; Romans 8:26-27)

*Who dwells in every Christian.

(1 Corinthians 3:16; 6:19; 2 Timothy 1:14)

Our Mission

Connecting people to Jesus and one another

Our Vision

To be a praying church that reaches out and challenges everyone to follow Jesus completely.

Our Strategies

1. Impacting our area by gathering together for Biblical preaching, authentic worship, and faithful prayer.

2. Building spiritually healthy homes by equipping parents to lead and pray for their families.

3. Deepening followers through Bible study, discipleship, service and prayer.

4. Serving the community by going to them in the name of Jesus.

5. Advancing the Kingdom by praying, sending, partnering and planting.

6. Awakening the next generation by investing in them now.