Welcome to Edmonton Free Methodist Church
Edmonton Free Methodist Church is committed to the safety and health of our congregation and community user groups. Currently, we have suspended our in-person Sunday gatherings and will have online services streamed live on our Facebook page on Sundays at 11:00 am. Click the bottom at the top of this page.
Life in Christ is as an unprecedented adventure, an exciting journey in which we get to know God our creator, understand our purpose in this world, and have free access to the Divine enablement that it takes to fulfill our God-given destiny. How can that not be exciting?
Our congregation at EFMC is a vibrant, multi-cultural group of bible-believing Christians from over twelve (12) countries around the world, and yes, we believe the Bible to be the Word of God from front cover to back cover. We love to sing, clap our hands in Praise & Worship, enjoy chatting and laughing, and possess an insatiable appetite for each other’s (international) cuisine.
My mission as pastor, is to round EFMC into a healthy, working and focused group of believers who have a heart for God, as manifested in our love for people; Christians who are confident in the fact that we are the salt of the earth and the light of the world, and that God has entrusted us with the responsibility of daily reflecting His Glory into a dark and otherwise hopeless world.
Generosity is very high on our list of priorities. One of my seminary lecturers once told me,
'you can give without loving, but you can't love without giving'.
We believe that generosity is not just something we do, it’s who we are. We presently sponsor some 13 children around the globe and are working on sponsoring even more as God increases us.
Welcome to the EFMC
Pastor Patrick Lashley, Senior Pastor
Regular Sunday Schedule:
Pre-service Prayer 10:30 am
Worship Service 11:00 am
Sunday School 11:30 am.
Any additional services will be announced on our Up Coming Events notice board below.
Find ways to engage unreached people and unreached communities with the gospel.
Mature congregations through developing healthy pastoral and lay leaders.
Commission prepared people to purposeful service.
Interpret life theologically through intentional reflection.
Invest human and financial resources strategically.
Communicate and celebrate through listening to and inspiring one another.
Keep up-to-date by checking in on the Edmonton Free Methodist Church Facebook page. Stay in touch with your EFMC family through Facebook, e-mails and phone calls during this time of self-isolation. You are all in our prayers - keep faith that God will see us safely through this health crisis.
We enjoyed a 'virtual' Christmas get-together on Wednesday, December 23rd (ZOOM) - called 'Around the Christmas Tree", where we shared Christmas scripture readings, and family Christmas traditions. Thanks to Patrick for arranging it all, and to everyone who took part in the evening. Merry Christmas to everyone!
Sunday - 11:00 am - Live-stream Worship Service - Pastor Patrick Lashley - Check our Facebook page at 11:00 am to join in.
EDMONTON FM CHURCH PRAYER MEETINGS
Every Wednesday at 07:00 pm (Edmonton Time) Join Zoom Meeting.
Ways to join:
1. Join Zoom Meeting via your laptop/computer/Zoom app on a smartphone (Video conference)
2. Join Zoom Meeting via your cell/home phone (Telephone conference)
Call: 587 328 1099 (connected to Calgary call centre)
For a full explanation of various giving options, please click on the pink give button at the top of this page, or click on the green donate now button at the bottom of this page.
Edmonton Free Methodist Church Church Declaration
In 2020, WE ‘Prepare the Way for the Coming of The Lord’!
We ‘make straight a highway in the desert for Our God’ (Is.40:3b)
‘Every valley shall be exalted and every mountain made low’ (Is.40:4a)
‘Every crooked place is made straight and rough place made smooth’ (Is.40:4b)
In 2020, ‘The Glory of The Lord shall be revealed and all flesh shall see it’ (Is.40:5)
We ‘Arise, shine, for our light has come, and The Glory of The Lord is risen upon us’ (Is.60:1)
Edmonton Free Methodist Church, Behold Your God! ‘Who measures the waters in the hollow of His Hand’? (Is.40:12a)
Who is like Our God, ‘who weighs the mountains in scales and the hills in a balance’? (Is.40:12b)
‘Our God is strong and His Arm will rule’ (Is.40:10)
‘His Reward is with Him’ and He feeds us, for He is Our Shepherd (Is.40:10-11)
Jesus loves you
What is prayer? Prayer is our direct line with heaven.
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