United Church of Pittsford
Serving, Caring, Learning Together

Our Vision

 

A Community of Hope and Love

Serving Our Community

Caring for One Another

Learning Together

This evolving vision of who we are and want to become in the years ahead comes out of the foundations of our other statements of vision, purpose, and mission below. 

Our Vision

The United Church of Pittsford is a Christian congregation that supports and fosters the enrichment of its members and its community. Our church is distinguished by:

  • Spiritual enrichment for all ages
  • Vibrant, engaged, friendly membership
  • Devotion to the development of children and youth
  • Valuing and supporting senior members
  • Openness and respect in addressing the challenges of a diverse society
  • Making a difference in surrounding communities by our support and involvement

This is achieved through a strong financial base and leadership committed to this vision.

Our Mission

The Mission of the United Church of Pittsford is:

  • the proclamation of the Gospel of Jesus Christ by word and by deed
  • the conduct of public worship
  • the administration of the ordinances or sacraments of the New Testament
  • the spiritual growth of its members to equip them to fulfill their ministry in the world
  • the uniting of all people in Christ regardless of race, origin or class
  • the extension of His work throughout the earth

Our Purpose

As a congregation, we strive to:

  • make disciples for Jesus, and partner with God in the work of building His kingdom here on earth
  • expand our knowledge and understanding of the Holy Scripture
  • deepen our personal relationship with God and one another
  • invest our time, talent, energy, and resources in His service
  • bear witness to our love of Christ in the world

 


"Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them
in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 
teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you."

- Matthew 28:19-20