United Methodists share a common heritage with all Christians. According to our foundational statement of beliefs in The Book of Discipline, we share the following basic affirmations in common with all Christian communities
First United Methodist Church has always been recognized for not only its structure, but its outreach and service. World Service, Conference agencies and the support of missionaries has been at the heart of our financial program. Christian outreach to the community has been the pattern of our organization and membership.