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
First United Methodist Church Elgin, strives to be an open and welcoming congregation, while developing relationships with the broader community
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
The present world is full of chaos, confusion and deterioration. The Church of Jesus Christ is not immune to these forces and every church
There will only be ONE WORSHIP service at 11:00 am this Sunday, January 1st. There will be NO Sunday School this week.
January FaithNews is Now Available
January Wesley Nurse Letter not available
Christmas is not just one day, but a season of twelve days from sunset Christmas Eve (December 24th) through Epiphany (January 6th). The twelfth day of Christmas, Epiphany, commemoratesRead more
Watch the video of the December 4, 2016, Sanctuary service. Listen to the choir sing “People Look East.” Hear Pastor Blanco’s very amusing story on his key word for the day, “unbelievable.”Read more
Advent is a time of preparation for the coming of Jesus Christ. A United Methodist pastor wrote a special prayer which is easy for individuals, churches, or families to use during this season of anticipation.Read more
In the hanging of the greens we share with Christians throughout the ages the memory and anticipation of Christ’s coming. Members of FUMC Elgin decorate our church with the symbols of love, joy, hope, and peace.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 ! !