These three teams exist as a Disciple-Making System. Each team connects to and overlaps with the other two, as we strive to be members of Christ's body, reaching out to those in need of guidance, purpose, and hope.
The Gather Team strives to provide structures and systems that ensure meaningful church services and other gatherings at Lebanon First United Methodist Church.
"And let us remember how we can spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up gathering together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another." - Hebrews 10:24-25
The Thrive Team is committed to equipping, energizing, and educating members and friends of Lebanon First United Methodist Church to be disciples of Christ - both as individuals and in
community - through congregational care, strategic programs, and special events for all ages.
"They will grow like a cedar of Lebanon; planted in the house of the LORD, they will thrive in the courts of our God." - Psalm 92:12-13
Following the commandment of Jesus in Matthew 28:19, the focus of the Go Team is Lebanon FUMC’s service and outreach ministries.
"Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit " - Matthew 28:19