Posts from August 2016

The Burning Bush

God speaks to Moses through a bush that’s burning … but not burning. So what does Moses do? The burning bush is an object described by the Book of Exodus[3:1–4:17] as being located on Mount Horeb. According to the narrative, the bush was on fire, but was not consumed by the flames, hence the name.…

Photo Booth Photos

Enjoy the pictures from the MCO (Marketing, Communications and Outreach) Committee’s Photo Booth from the 2016 Family Fun Fest!  Thanks to Cherie Lytle for taking these great pictures, and to Kathy Uehling for her excellent leadership.  We give thanks to God for the wonderful day and for all the people who participated in this event. …

Family Fun Festival

The Family Fun Festival following worship on August 21st was fabulous!  God provided the beautiful weather, the stewardship team set up the tables, chairs, booth signs, etc., and members and visitors enjoyed the relaxed fellowship time.  Thanks to all the people involved in organizing and hosting this event! Family Events There was something for everyone …

Blessing

What does it mean to give someone a blessing?  Chuck helps understand “blessing” on this his 104th episode! Chuck Knows Church Episode Chuck Knows Church is a fun and informative weekly series about the stuff in church!  New episodes are produced each week.  This episode was produced by Discipleship Ministries and published on Aug 23,…

Solidarity over Sacrifice

We have wonderful news!  Many of you from Elkhorn Hills UMC participated in the Solidarity Over Sacrifice program and the partner packaging event with Stop Hunger Now this year.  All of your time, talents, and financial donations have made a huge impact.  You are an important part of the work that God is doing to…

Diaper Drive

A Diaper Drive challenge is on!  For the next two weeks, Elkhorn Hills is trying to collect as many diapers for Heartland Hope as possible.  As a result, a fun challenge between the Youth and the FOYP’ers (Fellowship of Young Parents) was issued. If the Youth win (collect the most diapers) the FOYP’ers will referee…

View Your Family As A Team

This Parenting Tip  comes from the National Center for Biblical Parenting.  Click on the link to learn more. View Your Family As a Team A sense of teamwork exists in a healthy family. In unhealthy families individuals focus on themselves rather than the good of others, resulting in divisiveness and competition. The Bible gives illustrations…