Methodist Social Stances

What is the Methodist stance on gambling? The Methodist Church does not condone gambling, as it can lead to financial ruin and addiction. We believe that gambling is a form of entertainment that should be avoided. The Church will advise such individuals to get therapeutic help if gambling has become Continue Reading

Wesleyanism Versus Methodism

Wesleyanism is the name given to the teachings of John Wesley, the founder of Methodism. Wesley believed that salvation could be found through a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. He also believed that we are saved by grace through faith and not by our good works. Wesley taught that we Continue Reading

Methodist Church Beliefs

Beliefs of the Methodist church The Methodist religion is one that has its origins in the Church of England. John Wesley, who was an Anglican priest, founded the movement in the 18th century. He and his followers believed that salvation could be found through personal faith and good works. The Continue Reading