Mission Statement

St. John's United Church of Christ, Nazareth—Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Present, Building the Future
Our church is a multi-generational family of believers, spiritually united in Christ, rooted in a rich heritage and committed to engaging the 21st century on a journey of greater faith and hope, led by the Holy Spirit to proclaim the Gospel's reconciling love and grace.


We are a welcoming community

Opening our doors to all, "no matter who you are or where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here."


We are a worshiping community

Expressing a depth of traditional practices with inspiring music, yet always open to creative endeavors that can refresh the human spirit and transform lives.


We are a learning community

Seeking spiritual growth that engages the divine and challenges one another to contemplate, study and question our faith. We recognize that "God is still speaking."


We are a caring community

Working for justice and peace by expanding our outreach to those who are struggling and in need.


We are a loving community

Supporting and nurturing one another in all stages of life, compassionate in sorrow and joyful in celebration.