Posts from July 2016

United Methodist Children on Prayer

Want a lesson in honesty and openness, and spirituality? Hang around a young child. Children can be so much more natural in their approach to God in prayer. In this video, United Methodist kids from Silver Spring United Methodist Church in Maryland share their deepest concerns and personal prayer requests. And they show us the way,…

The Cross: What Do YOU See?

The Cross is a symbol like no other.  It elicits strong responses. “I like how no matter what denomination of Christianity you’re in, we all share the cross.” Listen to this video as United Methodist youth openly share their personal impressions of the cross and its role within their own faith journeys.   Also the Rev.…

Bishop Ruben Saenz, Jr.

Elkhorn Hills United Methodist Church welcomes Rev. Dr. Ruben Saenz, Jr., as our new Bishop!  His term will begin September 1, 2016.  According to District Superintendent Dan Flanagan, Bishop Saenz, Jr., will come to Omaha and members will have the opportunity to meet him.  Please pray for this Bishop during this period of transition. Rev.…

Cherishing the Unexpected

Here is Karissa’s second article on theodysseyonline.  Thanks for sharing your insight, Karissa.  What a blessing. May 16, 2016 Cherishing The Unexpected A planner’s thoughts on the importance of spontaneity. I like to have a plan. I want to know who, what, when, where, and how, and if I don’t have this information, I generally…