Posts from March 2017 (Page 2)

Nebraska UM Foundation Scholarship applications near

Beginning April 1, the Nebraska United Methodist Foundation will have scholarship applications available online for seminary students or students pursuing a career in church leadership at www.numf.org/scholarships. Through this program, the Foundation awards nearly $20,000 in scholarship funds. The Foundation is pleased to be able to administer these scholarships to individuals who are members of…

Nominations open for Denman, Newman awards

The nomination process is open for two awards to be given to clergy, laity and youth in the Great Plains Conference. The Harry Denman Evangelism Awards Named for the late Dr. Harry Denman, distinguished lay evangelist, whom Dr. Billy Graham called “my mentor in evangelism,” the Harry Denman Evangelism Awards honor a United Methodist clergy, youth and…

Desktop Meditation: A Lenten Journey

“A Lenten Journey” features the a cappella singing of United Methodist hymn #386, “Come, O Thou Traveler Unknown,” along with photographs of God’s creation and quotes from Scripture.  Charles Wesley wrote the lyrics in 1741 and this “poem” was first published in the Wesley brothers’ Hymns and Sacred Poems in 1742. The original poem featured…

NUMB 2017 Jersey Design

Elkhorn Hills UMC is pleased to share news from NUMB Ride 2017! Saddle Up and Ride with NUMB 2017! We are pleased to release the jersey design for this year’s NUMB Ride. This year we honor the livestock, ranching, and rodeo heritage of Northeast Nebraska with a stylish (and slimming) custom jersey created in cooperation…

Girl Scout Silver Award

Elkhorn Hills UMC is proud of our members for their ongoing service to our community.  Our congregation has many young Girl Scouts, and two of these young ladies and their mothers are being recognized for achieving Girl Scout awards:  Gretchen/Brianna Robinson (Bronze Award) and Brenda/Bailey Klanderud (Silver Award).  The awards ceremony will take place in…

Girl Scout Bronze Award

Elkhorn Hills UMC is proud of our members for their ongoing service to our community.  Our congregation has many young Girl Scouts, and two of these young ladies and their mothers are being recognized for achieving Girl Scout awards:  Gretchen/Brianna Robinson and Brenda/Bailey Klanderud.  The awards ceremony will take place in May, 2017.  Brianna Robinson…