United Methodist Men

who we are

As defined by GCUMM, this ministry of men in the local church is a core group of men who, in partnership with their pastor, invite and initiate spiritual growth opportunities for all men of the church. Everyone has different gifts, graces and areas of interest. Therefore, opportunities for participation would include diverse ministries of the church, such as prayer groups, missions, Bible studies, retreats, workshops/seminars, small groups in the Wesleyan tradition, leading and participating on committees, teaching Sunday school classes, youth ministries, scouting, mentoring and assisting in leading worship service. The focus is not inward, concentrating only on those who attend a set meeting, but outward to all men, assisting them to engage the process of spiritual growth.

Mission

UMM’s mission is to support spiritual growth among men, helping men to mature as disciples as they encourage spiritual formation in others.

Goal

UMM’s goal is to empower the ministry of Jesus Christ through men within the congregations of the UMC.

Pathway

UMM’s pathway is a lifelong commitment to spiritual growth to maturity as Christ followers. Our spiritual formation is marked by spiritual reproduction, as our faith passes on in others.

For more information about PVUMC’s chapter of UMM, reach out to us at serve@pontevedra.church