Jail Visits Encourage Inmates


Blessings, I’m Pastor Federico Rivera from the Emmanuel Free Methodist Pentecostal Church in Albert Lea, Min.

I thank God for the blessing that has given us power to spread the word to the jail in our county every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. It has been a great blessing and we have an attendance of 25 – 30 people. 10 to 20 … Read more...

Foothill Has Left the Building


On October 9th of this year, Foothill Community Church had our first ever, “Foothill Has left the building.” Instead of having a church service we went out into the community and we served. It was a wonderful day and we are going to do it again.

If any other churches show an interest in doing something similar, I would be more than … Read more...

Team Assists Church in Haiti with Construction


On November 19, a diverse but united team of 14 husky men, two skillful women and one elderly man landed at the “port of the prince” on the island of Hispaniola — Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Having traveled from several places in North America, they were greeted warmly by residents and taken to accommodations for overnight rest and staging before a several-hours-long trek inland … Read more...

Encouraged at Cracker Barrel


On my way to Wilmore, Ken., to speak in services the next day, I stopped at cracker barrel to eat lunch. As I was leaving I saw some southern gospel music and began a conversation with one of the workers named Mary. I shared my loss of Jeanne in the earthquake and she shared how just a few months before she had … Read more...

Church Provides Thanksgiving for Those in Need


For the second year in a row, the congregation of Jamestown First Free Methodist Church (JFMC) will give away Thanksgiving to people at local low-rent housing .

The event is called “Giving Thanksgiving.” The challenge is that we, as the people of Christ, give up our own Thanksgiving for others and serve a fully homemade Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings to … Read more...

D.C. Church Plant Reaches Out to Community


New Vision Community Church, pastored by Ron Hampton, is a church-planting project of the Acts 12:24 Conference to minister to the needs of the communities of Northeast, Washington, D.C.

With the partnership of New Vision Fellowship, pastored by Kenny Martin, the church-planting process is coming into fruition. Superintendent Dave Harvey’s vision of planting a Free Methodist Church in all four quadrants … Read more...

Woman Finds Acceptance, Community in FM Church

By Lynn Borders

I began attending New Life Community Free Methodist Church in Fairfield, Iowa more than two years ago on a part-time basis. About a year ago, I began attending full time. My background is Nazarene and Wesleyan. This past December, I became a member. I would like to tell the story about what attracted me to my Free Methodist church.

I have a …

Church Collects Water for Homeless

By Suheyt Martinez

Our congregation at Ministerio Nueva Vision united to collect cases of water for our local Homeless Shelter, Miami Rescue Mission. We managed to collect 112 cases of water that will be used on for the annual Thanksgiving Banquet, which feeds over 1,500 people.

We are so proud of our members and happy to see that we are making a difference for those … Read more...

Awana Attendance Records Broken

By Melvern McRoberts

Three out of the last four Wednesdays, AWANA attendance records have been broken at the Rochester Free Methodist Church in Rochester, Pa. with a high of 65 children being present last Wednesday, Oct. 19.… Read more...

Northgate FMC south campus

Northgate FMC Opens Second Campus

By John Keller

In response to a growing congregation and an increasing desire to offer a smaller venue option for worship, Northgate FMC, Batavia NY, officially launched its south campus on Oct. 2.

The new campus is located in Northgate’s old building, which has been completely renovated to give the sanctuary and foyer an updated, modern feel.

The addition of a new café adds …

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