2317 Chapel Hill Road

A Reconciling, Inclusive Congregation

Sanctuary UMC at Lakewood, a United Methodist Community of Faith, embraces the message of Jesus Christ, that God loves and accepts every person and meets each of us, where we are, on our spiritual journey. Consistent with our United Methodist tradition of open hearts, open minds, open doors. We are committed to the ministry of reconciliation, inclusion and grace. Therefore, we invite and welcome all persons of every age, racial or ethnic identity, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic status, physical or mental ability, regardless of alcoholism or addiction status, homelessness or criminal background. We are committed to the reconciliation of all persons as children of God and declare ourselves to be an open, affirming, Reconciling Congregation.