Renewed Vision, Mission, and Goals:
Francis Street First United Methodist Church located in a vibrant and growing downtown area of St. Joseph, MO. Our goal is to embody the love of Christ to empower the surrounding community through the grace-filled worship and transformational mission.
A new Commission on Congregational Life and Mission (CLM) found a simplified ministry approach to allow more people to lead and be involved in the life of the church. plan to live into the vision for their church. Our Communications Team looked at the strengths of our congregation, the needs of the surrounding community and various opportunities for ministry that we feel called to pursue. In articulating a vision for how our church best lives out the gifts entrusted to us for the purpose of growing faithful followers of Christ, the team proposed this statement: