beliefs & affiliations

Holy Family Church is part of the global United Methodist community of faith. We are one of seven local churches in a Houston network of churches called Chapelwood.

Christian roots We share a common heritage with all Christians. Read more about our experience of the Trinitarian nature of God, of Humanity, the Church, the Bible, and the Kingdom of God.

Christian roots

We share a common heritage with all Christians. Read more about our experience of the Trinitarian nature of God, of Humanity, the Church, the Bible, and the Kingdom of God.

wesleyan roots Two young priests named Charles & John Wesley started a movement called "Methodism" that has been breathing fresh life into ancient traditions for over 200 years. Original Image

wesleyan roots

Two young priests named Charles & John Wesley started a movement called "Methodism" that has been breathing fresh life into ancient traditions for over 200 years. Original Image

sacraments The ancients called them "The Mysteries". We call them Baptism and the Eucharist. When we participate in these mysteries we encounter God's real presence among us.

sacraments

The ancients called them "The Mysteries". We call them Baptism and the Eucharist. When we participate in these mysteries we encounter God's real presence among us.

 
social principles We believe God's love for the world is an active and engaged love, a love seeking justice and liberty. We cannot just be observers. So we care enough about people's lives to risk interpreting God's love, to take a stand, to call each of us into a response, no matter how controversial or complex.

social principles

We believe God's love for the world is an active and engaged love, a love seeking justice and liberty. We cannot just be observers. So we care enough about people's lives to risk interpreting God's love, to take a stand, to call each of us into a response, no matter how controversial or complex.

 
chapelwood UMC NETWORK Holy Family is one of seven local churches in the Chapelwood Methodist network in Houston, Texas. Learn more about these communities serving East Downtown, Memorial, and Spring Branch. 

chapelwood UMC NETWORK

Holy Family is one of seven local churches in the Chapelwood Methodist network in Houston, Texas. Learn more about these communities serving East Downtown, Memorial, and Spring Branch.