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Jennifer in Macedonia

by Mike Elgin

Jennifer in Macedonia September 16, 2019 “If anyone comes to me and does not hate father and mother, wife and children, brothersand sisters—yes, even their own life—such a person cannot be my disciple.” ~ Luke 14:26 This summer, I had the pleasure of assisting with the Regional Youth Camp for 18 to 27-year-olds from Serbia, […]

Jennifer in Macedonia

by Mike Elgin

Jennifer in Macedonia                                                                        August 30, 2019 Skopje UMC with the balcony restored and the walls whitewashed Some time later Joash […]

Greetings from our Missionary

by Mike Elgin

August 1, 2019 Greetings! It is always a pleasure to meet new people. Thank you for signing up for my newsletter and also for your interest in N. Macedonia. I would like to take a moment to introduce myself and tell you more about how I ended up serving in a little known, but historically […]

Jennifer in Macedonia

by Mike Elgin

Jennifer in Macedonia August 8, 2019 Click here to donate View from our hotel in Berovo In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous. ~ Aristotle I love nature. God just seems to speak to me in a special way when I am out in nature. Maybe you are the same? This […]

Choir is Back!

by Mike Elgin

Welcome back to our choir after a long winter’s break.  Also, a special welcome to our new Music Director, Jim Flannigan!

Holy Week

by Mike Elgin

Join us for Holy Week Services Maundy Thursday Service is April 18th at 5pm. Good Friday Service is April 19th at noon. (Easter Sunrise Service 7 a.m. at the Marina – call (970) 586-3900 for info) (Easter Service at EP UMC at 9:45 a.m.)

A Statement From Your Mountain Sky Conference Cabinet

by Mike Elgin

A Statement From Your Mountain Sky Conference Cabinet We in the Mountain Sky Conference have a heritage of bold ministry, with a willingness to break barriers and build bridges: Brother William Wesley Van Orsdel literally dug up new ground to minister to the needs of those often overlooked. Women ably served in pastoral ministry in remote […]

Help for Mozambique

by Mike Elgin

DEAR PARTNER IN MISSION, Millions are displaced and trying to envision a way forward after Cyclone Idai made landfall in Mozambique. UMCOR is already responding. We approved three $10,000 solidarity grants for the people of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi. These grants are providing immediate emergency funding for basic human needs including food distribution, hygiene supplies/clothing […]