vision is to be the bold light of Christ
earnest desire to let the light of Christ
shine through our lives is
at the heart of our ministry at Mathews United
light on the hill, shining for the glory of
are the light of the world – like a
city on a mountain,
in the night for all to see.
hide your light under a basket!
put it on a stand and let it shine for
the same way, let your good deeds shine
out for all to see
so that everyone will praise your
5:14-16 (New Living Translation)
to love and glorify God
worship, prayer, work, fellowship, and
serve Christ by loving our family
and our neighbors as ourselves
being servants to one another, to our
community, and to the world;
study, by inviting and nurturing those
who have no church family, and
by living lives that exemplify
Christ’s love to us.
God is God – and we’re not.
the Bible (the Word of God) is our
authoritative basis for
all we are and do.
what we do requires prayer for conception,
development, and execution.
we really do need each other.
being like Jesus is Job #1.
everybody needs Jesus’ love and presence
in their lives.
you are a unique person with a unique role
to play: each should be willing to
seek to use his/her gifts.
it already all belongs to God.
of All People
God loves the world.
we are all part of the royal priesthood.
are not a perfect church. Rather,
we are a hospital for the spiritually sick who
seek health in Jesus Christ. We
are all still growing, learning, and healing.
We invite you to join us on our
journey with Christ.
of us have had that veil removed so that we
can be mirrors
that brightly reflect the glory of the Lord.
as the Spirit of the Lord works within us
we become more and more like him and reflect
his glory even more.”
Corinthians 2:18 (NLT)
offers us life, love, forgiveness, and
peace. It is
such a great gift that God offers it only
to everyone. We want to share
that gift with you.
programs and ministries in place that may
be what you are looking for. Come
join us as we bask in and reflect the
light of Christ.