Thank you for your interest in the Growth & Vitality Initiative! We are excited to take this journey with you and trust that God has wonderful things in store for PVUMC. The Growth & Vitality Initiative is a five-year capital and spiritual campaign to become a church that is widely known as a vibrant center for faith and acceptance.

The Growth & Vitality Initiative has four goals:

Deepen our relationships with Jesus Christ

Gain over 500 new members

Double weekly attendance to 750 people each week

Increase annual giving by $750,000

These goals are big, but we know with God’s help they are possible. Jesus shares with his disciples in John 14 “Very truly, I tell you, the one who believes in me will also do the works that Id o and, in fact, will do greater works than these, because I am going to the Father. I will do whatever you ask in my name, so that the Father may be glorified in the Son. If in my name you ask me for anything, I will do it.”

We will reach these goals through three key focuses:
By improving our marketing efforts and creating a more invitational culture, we will find ways to bring faith to new people at our church.

ENGAGE By building up our hospitality practices, our connection ministries, and our volunteer engagement, we can ensure more people feel warmly welcomed at PVUMC, with plenty of opportunities to connect with others and with God.

FLOURISH By creating intentional discipleship strategies, we will help keep everyone connected to their own spirituality and our faith community that will naturally turn to witness in our neighborhoods and workplaces.

Please join us in this exciting new direction for PVUMC, a story of renewed growth and spiritual vitality.

For more information on the Growth & Vitality Initiative, please contact Pastor Dave Summers at or Lauren Coffman, Minister of Engagement, at

24 Hour Prayer Vigil

Because of the importance of the Growth & Vitality Iniative, we are asking you, if you are able, to commit to praying for PVUMC for one hour sometime between 8am October 12 and 7am October 13. Will you join us in praying for the future impact of our church? Let us know below:

We Want To Hear From You!

As we enter into this new venture, we want to ensure all voices are heard. Would you consider participating in our short survey? Not only would you be providing valuable information, but you can also win a $100 Amazon gift card!

The survey should only take 10-15 minutes and is completely anonymous. We need you to reach our God-sized goals!

Thank you in advance for your participation and contribution to PVUMC.

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