Charity United Methodist Church Virginia Beach
Friday, November 16, 2018

About

Charity United Methodist Church is nestled in the beautiful city of Virginia Beach, VA.  Our church is one of the early Methodist Churches in Virginia located in the city of PUNGO known for its famous strawberry festival.   Over our 229 year history, Charity UMC has remained a vibrant Christian community that believes in making disciples for the transformation of the world.  Our congregation has a healthy balance of children, youth, families and retired saints who have shown us how to love God and one another.  

Click our Ministries page and you will discover how active we are both within and outside the church.

 Mission

Charity United Methodist Church is a community of believers committed to

Jesus Christ, empowered by the Holy Spirit, united in the love of God,

and called to make that love real to others.

 

Vision

 The heart of Charity Church is to follow Jesus, follow His will, and seek His glory by going where Jesus goes and doing what Jesus does.

 

Core Values

Christ-Centered:
 Focused on the life, words, way, and Spirit of Jesus proclaimed in the New Testament.
 
Biblically rooted:
 Encouraging spiritually-alive, faithful study of the Bible using tools of devotion and scholarship that are appropriate to a diverse body of people.
 
Warm-hearted:
 A joyful, loving, laughing congregation that experiences the grace of God in Jesus Christ in personal and positive ways.
 
Open-minded:
 A place where people search, think, question, and honestly express their growing experience of the faith in an accepting and affirming atmosphere.
 
Mission-directed:
 Continuing the strong sense of mission that has been part of our identity, both in terms of mission to the city and mission in the world.

 
Connection-committed:
 As part of The United Methodist Church, we see ourselves as a leader/supporter of the global ministries in which we share.
 
Strategy
 We live out our mission, vision, and values as a congregation of people who:
Invite people to experience the love of God and
become disciples of Jesus Christ.

Equip disciples to be agents of God's reconciling love in the world.

Care for one another in Christian community.

Send disciples as servants of Christ to participate in God's

transformation of the world.