Park Avenue Methodist Church aims to be a lively centre of Christian worship, offering teaching and service within the local community. The church is committed to spreading the good news of the Christian faith and the way of life, in co-operation wherever possible with other Christian traditions. Through caring and nurturing activities we aim to express God’s love.
By recognising Jesus as our Lord and Saviour and through the Holy Spirit given to us
- to provide quality of worship and teaching to meet a variety of needs
- to maintain an open and welcoming fellowship
- to provide a network of pastoral care which provides support for members and adherents in their daily lives.
- to work with other Christian centres and caring agencies in meeting the needs of the community
- to share in mission and Christian events with other churches in the area
- to nurture children and young people in the Christian way of life and help them explore the call to follow Christ
- to manage the various resources of the church in an effective and efficient manner for the benefit of church members and wider community
Park Avenue Methodist Church agrees with the current policy of the Methodist Chuch of Great Britain. It is our intention that all members, leaders and those visiting the premises should experience a safe and secure environment in which to enjoy their activities. We expect all who use our premises to be aware of the implications of this policy, and to comply with it to the best of their ability. Outside users must comply with this policy or that of a similar policy recognised by another agency that is party to current legislative requirements. We whole-heartedly encourage and support the leaders of our groups in all that they do for the well-being of those who attend the various activities throughout the week.