Do You Believe in Miracles?

Adrian Collins, pastor at St. Joseph Island Free Methodist Church, recently shared this story on the FMCiC pastor email list.  A member of the congregation, Debbie LaRocque, was healed during a Sunday morning service. Adrian explained, “We’ve had other times where people have been healed, but it has been when the person comes up for […]

Denominational Collaboration

On September 10th and 11th, pastors and leaders from three denominations, Free Methodist, Wesleyan and Nazarene, gathered together to talk church health. Marc McAlister, Director of Leadership Development, wanted to provide the new regional coaches with some training. “I learned that some of the Wesleyan and Nazarene leaders were interested in a joint training event.  […]

Singing to Jesus

A few weeks ago, Pastor Cliff and Karlene Fletcher spent the morning at New Horizons Free Methodist Church in Sarnia, ON. After the worship team sang a few songs and prior to Pastor Cliff speaking about prayer, Karlene sat down at the grand piano and sang You Say by Lauren Daigle. Lauren Daigle is an […]

Arlington Woods Tornado Clean Up

Arlington Woods, a suburban neighborhood located in the south end of Ottawa, is known for its beautiful, high soaring trees.  On September 21st, this community was hit with a tornado that forever changed its landscape.  The tornado, classified as an EF-2 with wind speeds of up 220 km/h, downed trees, blew out windows, ripped off roofs, […]

National Prayer Ministry

The Free Methodist Church in Canada has initiated a National Prayer Ministry that is designed to help fan the flames of prayer in our lives and churches.  The goal is to see an obvious move of the Holy Spirit throughout our movement. Ken Roth was appointed as the National Prayer Team Coordinator, “Our dream is […]

Giving Meaning to Their Travels

Here’s a news article that was published in The Maui News on the community relations work Rev. Andrew Klinger, Chaplain and Royal Canadian Navy Lt coordinated with the Royal Canadian Navy. He and 25 members of the HMCS Ottawa volunteered their time at a hospice facility in order to give back to the community. Click […]

Harrowsmith Free Methodist Church steps up in fight against human trafficking

Harrowsmith Free Methodist Church, recently had an article published in their local newspaper about their participation in the fight against human trafficking. Here’s another great example of a church taking responsibility for their community. Click here to read the article written by Craig Bakay: Harrowsmith Free Methodist Church steps up in fight against human trafficking

Everyone Benefits from Internships

When asked by a Board Member how the local church would benefit from an internship, I responded that there would be few tangible benefits.  Our job was to prepare a young pastor to take on ministry at another Free Methodist Church where other believers and seeking communities would benefit from the experience; kingdom investment.  The […]