Four Areas of Focus
The Four Areas of Focus express the vision and yearnings of the people of The United Methodist Church. The church seeks to focus the work of making disciples for Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world around these areas of ministry:
- Combating the diseases of poverty by improving health globally.
- Engaging in ministry with the poor.
- Creating new places for new people and revitalizing existing congregations.
- Developing principled Christian leaders for the church and the world.
Overview of the Four Areas of Focus
Learn more about the four areas of ministry focus and about how the church is at work in these areas. Read More
Improving Global Health
We believe the people of The United Methodist Church can play a significant role in treating and preventing the devastating effects of diseases such as HIV/AIDS and malaria. Read More
Ministering with the Poor
United Methodists seek to alleviate conditions that undermine quality of life and limit the opportunity to flourish as we believe God intends for all. Read More
Growing Vital Churches
If we are to remain faithful to our commitment to transform the world, we will reach out with genuine hospitality to people wherever they are. Read More