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
In Accounts of Revival, John Gillies chronicles the history of Christian revivals from the early centuries to the eighteenth century.
The church office will be CLOSED on Monday, January 20th for MLK Day.
January 2020 FaithNews is Now Available
December 2019 Wesley Nurse Article Now Available
The Youth Ministry of First United Methodist Church Elgin, has decided to rename their group to represent what they are trying to do as a youth ministry.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 ! !