About Us

 Oakdale Wesleyan Church
Growing A Family of Disciples

Purpose Statement

IMG_2683Oakdale Wesleyan Church reaches our community and world with the love and good news of Jesus Christ, crossing lines of ethnicity, socio-economics, and life-stage, and shepherds people in their spiritual walk.

Our Core Values

Gather to worship God (Rev. 7:9, John 4:23-24, Heb. 10:25)

Grow in our relationships with God and others (1 Pet. 2:5, Phil. 2:12-13, Ezra 7:10)

Go make disciples and transform the world ((Matt. 28:18-20, Acts 1:8)

Stacked Color LogoThe Wesleyan Church

We are part of The Wesleyan Church, and align ourselves with its Vision, Mission, and Emphasis Areas.

Vision

Transforming lives, churches, and communities through the hope and holiness of Jesus Christ.

Mission

The Wesleyan Church is a Spirit-led, praying movement called to evangelize and make disciples of all people by:

  • Equipping believers
  • Developing leaders
  • Multiplying churches
  • Transforming communities

Emphasis Areas

  • Leadership living authentic Christian lives
  • Being Filled with the Holy Spirit
  • Ethnic Diversity
  • Urban Evangelism
  • Church Health
  • Church Planting
  • Prayer

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We are also a part of the Iowa-Minnesota District of The Wesleyan Church, and contribute to its three-fold mission:

  • Developing Our Leaders
  • Strengthening Our Churches
  • Reaching Our Culture