The Bible portrays God as on a mission through history to reconcile the world to himself. This mission began with the people of Israel, it came to fulfillment in the work of Jesus Christ, and it continues today as God’s Spirit extends the reconciling work of Christ into the entire world through Christ’s church.
New Vision exists to share God’s reconciliation with the city of Erie. But as part of Christ’s united global church, New Vision also exists to share God’s love with all of creation. Locally and globally, we are sent out ones to see people encounter the good news of God’s purpose and presence in the world, sparking personal change, social healing, and cultural renewal. Here you’ll find pathways for getting equipped and involved.
April – June: Second Harvest Cereal Drive / The Give & Take event
July – Sept: Senior Home Visits
Oct – Dec: Outreach Nights: Soup Table, Worship, & Prayer Stations at Perry Square
Jesus calls us to embody his presence in our city, to love Him by loving our neighbor. This is both a great privilege and a great responsibility. It involves us partnering strong with likeminded ministries. Here you’ll find some areas in which we plug in and serve, opportunities to follow Jesus by serving our neighbors. Jesus invites us into this together with him: to dream big, serve hard and love all.
FM World Missions serves Free Methodists as we make disciples of Jesus Christ among the peoples of the world.
SEED empowers holistic livelihood groups in FM churches around the world to do micro-enterprise that makes sense.
A Free Methodist organization working to bring about intervention, rescue and healing to those trapped in prostitution and modern day slaver. The Set Free Movement seeks to create new futures and end modern slavery through community-based action in partnership with others.
Eden Reforestation Projects recreates healthy forest systems that restore hope, alleviate suffering, empower people, and build local economies in impoverished communities. Their work is currently focused in Haiti, Madagascar, Ethiopia, and Nepal.
To the ends of the world. God’s heart is for our entire planet to be in relationship with him. This Kingdom is not exclusive to anyone people, but all are invited in: Jew, Greek, Asian, American, Brazilian, and so on. As Free Methodists, we do this through multiple creative ways. We support both indigenous leaders as well as foreign to go out into all the world. Above are a few organizations we are currently connected with.