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 . . . . . . a
“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.”
First United Methodist Church Elgin, strives to be an open and welcoming congregation, while developing relationships with the broader community in order to show the love of Jesus Christ to others. The United Methodist Church is known for having “open
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 for how God is seeking to change your
Stirred By God . . . . Every morning I pour a cup of coffee, add some Stevia and stir it. In all the times that I have done this, the law of inertia has never failed: the coffee lies
Church Mailbox September 28, 2016 This Sunday, October 2nd, the sermon scripture will be Haggai 2:1-9 This Sunday is World Communion Sunday, which is a UM Special Giving Sunday. There will be special offering envelope in the bulletins
October Faithnews is Now Available
October Wesley Nurse Letter
The FUMC Young Disciples present a short skit on tithing – giving back to God what he has blessed us with. The Young Disciples explain the power of a dime – and the power of a whole lot of dimesRead more
The table of Holy Communion is Christ’s table, not the table of The United Methodist Church or of the local congregation. The table is open to anyone who seeks to respond to Christ’s love and to lead a new lifeRead more
(See enclosed video) Another successful Vacation Bible School was held at the First United Methodist Church in Elgin, Texas, July 11-15, 2016. The average attendance each day was approximately 90 children, ages 3 to 12. The children participated in aRead more
A simple invention has changed the lives of more than 50,000 people. It’s called a PET – Personal Energy Transport. Dr. Roger Hofmeister, PET Missouri-Columbia: “PET is a very sturdy, hand-cranked wheelchair. Three wheels. Will go on a terrain thatRead 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 ! !