About

Contact 

friends@fumcah.com
(847)255-5112

Location

1903 E Euclid Ave
Arlington Heights Illinois 60004

 

 

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Our Mission

The Mission of First United Methodist Church of Arlington Heights is to be a nurturing and inclusive community, actively connecting faith and life, and empowering our congregation to serve in the world.

 

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The mission statement of our congregation sums up our commitment to four core values:

Nurture • Inclusion • Connection • Empowerment

Through the work of worship, and the ministries of all our members, we strive to be a congregation that nurtures individuals in all of life’s ages and stages, that includes all people–gay & straight, democrat & republican, Christian & questioning–in the ministries of our church, that helps actively connect issues of faith & belief to everyday living, and that empowers the people of our community to work for justice, peace, and transformation in our world.

 

We welcome you to become a part of a congregation that:

  • Understands God to be loving, caring and forgiving
  • Honors scripture, reason, tradition, and personal experience
  • Expects and respects questions
  • Reveres great music as proclamation and enjoys new songs of jubilation
  • Celebrates differences
  • Welcomes all regardless of age, racial and ethnic background, sexual orientation, gender identity special needs, socio-economic conditions and marital status
  • Wants to be in the world serving people
  • Opens it’s doors to organizations that serve many
  • Seeks to be a warm, caring, growing family of faith