Ways We Grow

Volunteers from Ozark (Mo.) United Methodist Church's disaster response team pray before beginning to clear storm damage in Joplin, Mo. File photo by Mike DuBose, United Methodist Communications.

John Wesley, the historic founder of Methodism, taught that by God’s grace Christians continue to grow spiritually throughout their lives. Through acts of love for God and our neighbor, Untied Methodists ready ourselves to receive the ways in which God will enrich our spiritual journeys.

In this section you'll find stories that inspire, practices to deepen your spiritual life, and resources to sustain you on your journey of growing and deepening faith.

    Featured Content

    The Rev. Megan Shitama Weston leads worship during the 2016 United Methodist General Conference. File photo by Mike DuBose, United Methodist Communications.

    Practicing Your Faith

    Through worship, prayer, service and advocacy, United Methodists live as disciples of Jesus Christ in their communities and around the world. More

    Find many helpful tools you can use to grow in your discipleship. Photo illustration by Kathleen Barry, United Methodist Communications.

    Tools for your Spiritual Journey

    Find reflections, inspiration and life tips that will inspire and inform you as you grow as a follower of Jesus. More

    United Methodists have many selections to help us grow as followers of Jesus. Photo by Joe Iovino, United Methodist Communications.

    Resources for Leaders

    Looking for ways to engage your Sunday school class or small group? We have some helpful resources, ideas and recommendations. More