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How to Help Child Immigrants

Free Methodists care about marginalized people because Jesus cares about them. In fact, He identifies so closely with them that He says we serve Him when we serve them (Matthew 25:31–46). From the beginning of our movement, we have passionately sought to follow Jesus, no matter the consequences. The freedom celebrated in our name provides powerful incentive for responding to the immigration crisis

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Nikita Odnoralov of Everfound sings at FMYC2014. (Photo by Jeff Finley)

A Generation Commissioned at FMYC 2014


“God still says, ‘Let there be light.’”

These were some of the final words spoken at FMYC 2014 by Eugene Parker as a solitary bulb illuminated the room once again, just as it had four nights earlier.

As quickly as it had begun, the Free Methodist Youth Conference of 2014 ended with another visual reminder that we are the light of the … Read more…

Communion is taken near the close of the Tuesday, July 8, service.

FMYC Deepens Faith, Connections


The most important moment of the Free Methodist Youth Conference may have occurred Tuesday evening (July 8) when teens stood up throughout the Lincoln Center auditorium and expressed newfound faith in Jesus Christ.

“The love of God for you is more than I can explain. The love of God over your life will never go away,” speaker Phil Manginelli told the new … Read more…

FMYC 2014 begins with worship.

FMYC Shines God’s Light


Nearly 800 young Free Methodists gathered Saturday, July 5, in the darkened auditorium of the Lincoln Center in Fort Collins, Colorado.

Then Free Methodist Youth Conference main stage speaker Phil Manginelli appeared with a single lightbulb and reflected on the light that brought the teens from around the United States to the Colorado State University campus, which first hosted the International Youth Read more…

Fire Destroys Home, Church Equipment

The Free Methodist Church – USA Board of Bishops requests prayer for Mike Koons —  the senior pastor of the River of Life Free Methodist Church in Roseville, California — and his wife, Lori Koons –  the Sierra Pacific Conference administrative assistant –  after a July 2 fire burned their home to the ground.

The blaze destroyed the congregation’s music and sound equipment, which was stored  in the house that served … Read more…