|United States - the United Methodist Church. Spread across the country with great ethnic
diversity, the UMC is a "large tent" that includes people with a wide range of What joins
us together is a commitment to grow in grace and in the knowledge of God and a further
commitment to serve our sisters and Taylor Methodists are heirs of John Wesley, the
spiritual father of
in our life together. One is, "In essentials, unity; in non-essentials, liberty; in all things,
charity, " meaning that though we may not Two of Wesley's watchwords on differences of
opinion are reflected agree on all things, we are united in our belief in God's abundant
love and grace and seek to ground our life together in that love. In a similar vein, Wesley
spoke of this uniting love when he said, "If your heart is as my heart, give me your hand."
The United Methodist Church is not a "creedal" church, which is to say that there is not
one particular creed or formula of faith to which one must agree in order to become a
member. At Mary Taylor Memorial, we recognize that people are at all stages of their
Christian journey. We invite all to find a spiritual "home base" in our church community.
|Wesley Center, our Education and meeting
center, is located adjacent to our Church
|A view of our Sanctuary and beautiful
|Our Worship Service includes a
message from the Pastor to the
children, an opportunity to
request prayers, music, singing,
and a sermon that speaks to your
|Dear Mary Taylor Memorial church family and friends,
Almost all are aware that hospitals no longer provide patient
information due to HIPPA privacy laws. If you, or someone you know
is hospitalized and would like a visit from either Pastor Brian or
Pastor Hal, their contact information is below:
Calls to the church (203.874.1982) will be forwarded to either Pastor
Brian or Pastor Hal, who can also be reached, respectively, at
203.895.3753 or 203.878.8977.
With the help of several leaders we are assembling the most
current list of members and friends of MTMUMC who are
home-bound or health care facility residents. Please send the
names and locations of those you know so residing to Mary Lou
Kampert, Administrative Assistant, at email@example.com.
Thank you for helping us care for all our members.
Sincerely, Pastors Brian and Hal
|The Mission Statement of Mary Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church
and love. We are committed to following Christ’s teaching and example by heeding his
call to feed the hungry, welcome the stranger, preach the good news, teach our
children and youth, and visit the sick, homebound and imprisoned.
We recognize and celebrate the diversity of God’s creation and God’s gifts. As
disciples of our Lord, we publicly acknowledge, welcome and support people of all
races, genders, sexual orientations and gender identities, ages, nationalities,
ethnicities, abilities and socio-economic situations. Our welcome knows no
Called by the Holy Spirit to share a ministry that reflects God’s love and justice, we
embrace and honor all who participate in the ministries and leadership of our church.