We believe that living a life inspired by God's love compels us to offer help, hope, and healing to those looking for more meaning in their lives.
“First United Methodist Church Elgin is a joyful place to call your spiritual home. A place to worship, pray, serve, learn, teach and to love and be loved
Whether you are a long-time resident, new in the area or just passing through, we encourage you to come as you are, prepared to worship God through band-driven music, prayer, and the study of God’s Word.
Worship is for everyone who longs for God – believers and seekers. Worship is about honoring and praising our Lord and Savior. It is a time when we gather together to experience the presence of the Holy Spirit, and
Preparing your heart and mind each week is a powerful way to hear the voice of the Holy Spirit. Each day you can find a daily devotional that will help cultivate your heart
Dear Members and Friends of First United Methodist Church of Elgin, I am pleased to announce that Reverend William Bernard Sandberg (affectionately known as Bernie) has been appointed as our new Senior Pastor for an interim period. Pastor Sandberg is
Building Freedom for the Home Bound in the Elgin area. . . . . . . . Have your ever changed a person’s life in a single day? The Texas Ramp Project
Newsletter "Faith News" for JULY 2023
When we reach out to help others, we become his hands. When we seek others, we become his feet. By showing God’s Agape LOVE, lives can be changed; and only God’s Agape LOVE can change lives.Read more
In the U.S., statistics suggest that fewer people are participating in organized religion than in past years. Many churches especially struggle with how to attract young members. A congregation in Chicago is bucking that trend by taking ministry to theRead more
When the weather turns warmer and the grass grows greener, it’s easier to understand the promise of new life and renewed hope that Christians proclaim as “Easter people.”Read more
While November marks a celebration of thanksgiving in the U.S., finding time to thank God is part of our daily discipline as United Methodists.Read more
Celebrations of Church Life . . . . .
A time to observe and engage in the joys, events, fellowship and stories of First United Methodist Church Elgin. Making Faith Real ! !