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Cyclone Lands at Mozambique Hospital, Damages Churches

The cyclone damaged the Free Methodist Church in the city of Maxixe along with other churches.

On the night of Thursday, Feb. 16, Cyclone Dineo made landfall in Mozambique just over a hospital compound run by the Free Methodist Church in Mozambique and supported by partnering organization Hope and Healing Africa. There are not any reports of Free Methodist loss of life at this … Read more...


Pastor: God With Us During, After House Fire


A car horn awakened Downriver Church Pastor Pete Kopplin and his wife, Becky, at 1 a.m. Monday, Jan. 16. Kopplin realized the noise was coming from their home’s garage, which he then entered to figure out what was happening.

“The horn was honking, and the lights were flashing, so I went back in and got my key fob,” Kopplin said during a … Read more...

Here’s a Video for Your Church to Show on Sanctity of Human Life Sunday

Many churches across the United States will observe Sanctity of Human Life Sunday on Jan. 15, and Deaconess Pregnancy & Adoption Services has released a video that churches can show to let their congregations know that every life matters to God.

President Ronald Reagan first issued a National Sanctity of Human Life Day decree in 1984 for “citizens of this blessed land to gather on … Read more...


Coates to Serve as Director of Global Church Advocacy

Free Methodist World Missions is undergoing strategic changes to better assist existing missionaries, deploy new missionaries, communicate with the entire church about missions and better aid in the funding of missions.  Toward that end, we have created a new position, Director of Global Church Advocacy, to lead these efforts and come alongside our Area Directors to advance the mission.

We are pleased to announce that …


Pastor Hector Lora Appointed Interim Mayor of Passaic, N.J.

Hector Lora was sworn in as interim mayor of Passaic, New Jersey, on the evening of Nov. 17 just hours after the previous mayor pleaded guilty to federal bribery charges. Lora also serves as pastor of the English language congregation of Eastern Christian Free Methodist Church in Jersey City, New Jersey.

In order to become mayor, Lora resigned as Passaic County freeholder, a position he … Read more...


Don’t Miss FMYC 2017

FMYC 2017 will be a phenomenal event for your youth group June 26-30 at Colorado State University. Every few years, the Free Methodist Church hosts an incredible event that is filled with opportunities for 8th-12th grade students to encounter God. Whether a student is a diehard FMYC regular or a first-time participant, this is a tremendous experience for the teens of your church. The theme, … Read more...

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Central Launches $12.5 Million Capital Funds Campaign

Central Christian College of Kansas proudly announces the launch of its record $12.5 million capital funds campaign, Preparing The Way – Transforming Lives. This is the largest fundraising campaign that Central has launched to date. This campaign targets five key areas on the Central Christian campus: an outdoor athletic complex, two residential units, Presidential Opportunity Challenge (POC) scholarships, expansion of the dining facility, and the … Read more...

Pennsylvania Church Advances Through Recalibration Plan

If you’re one of the more than 1,600 pastors and church leaders who’ve attended an E3 meeting over the past two months, you’ve heard Bishop Roller talk extensively about our Recalibration system … a part of our bishops’ Multiplication plan. It’s a spirit-led systematic method for churches to rediscover their spiritual passion so they may enter a new season of fruitfulness.

Pastor Brandon Robertson is …


Michigan Free Methodist Churches Share Voices in Statewide Survey

A newly released report by the Michigan Fitness Foundation (MFF) shares findings from 260 Michigan food pantries, including nine Free Methodist churches.

The report, on emergency food distribution, gardening and nutrition education, is a study of opportunities and barriers to improving the diets, health and well-being of emergency food recipients at Michigan’s 3,100 pantries, over 80 percent of them operated by communities of faith. The … Read more...


Discipleship Expert to Give Chaney Lecture at Central Christian College

Central Christian College of Kansas proudly hosts the Chaney Lecture Series with guest speaker Dr. Phil Meadows on March 7-8.  Meadows will be sharing a message on “Inside-Out Discipleship.”

Meadows is an ordained presbyter in the Irish Methodist Church. He was lecturer in theology and religious studies at Westminster College, Oxford, before spending six years as E. Stanley Jones Professor of Evangelism at Garrett-Evangelical Theological … Read more...


Dinners With Refugees

Free Methodist bishops have called church members to “embrace all” and “go global.” Dearborn (Michigan) Free Methodist Church Associate Pastor Megan Weber is embracing people from around the globe without leaving Dearborn. She recently began hosting community dinners at which local believers dine with refugees.

“Community dinners are a place where we can lay aside our agenda — or our need … Read more...

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Norman Leenhouts Leaves Legacy of Generosity and Service

Former Free Methodist Church – USA Board of Administration member Norman Leenhouts achieved success in real estate, but his greatest passions were serving Jesus Christ and helping other people.

“There’s no greater joy than helping others. It’s fun, and it’s a great blessing to be able to do that,” Leenhouts said in an interview for a profile of him and his wife, Arlene, in the … Read more...

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