Posts from August 2017

UMCOR Responds to Harvey

Many United Methodist churches across the world can help by having a special offering for UMCOR – United Methodist Committee On Relief – for hurricane Harvey relief and recovery. Thank you for relentless support! Information about UMCOR 100% of the funds donated to Advance #901670 at umcor.org/donate or thru your local Methodist church are used…

Youth Mission Trip

Mission Sunday Worship Service

On Sunday, August 6th, our youth led the worship service, which was devoted to recapping the Middle High and Senior High mission trips this summer.  Youth members served as greeters, ushers, communion stewards, scripture readers and led us in prayer.  Youth Director Jenny Meyer led the Children’s Time. The Youth Praise Team, which consists of…

Ninos con Vida Summer Program

Over an 8-week period this summer, Elkhorn Hills UMC member Karissa Heckens helped lead a VBS-type Summer Program called Ninos con Vida through a Hispanic Ministries grant in South Omaha.  She did this as part of an internship requirement for school.  The Summer Program served 18 boys and girls between the ages of 4-14.  The…

New District Superintendent Installed

The Great Plains United Methodist Conference celebrated the installation of new superintendents for the Great West District and the Missouri River District over the weekend. Elkhorn Hills United Methodist Church is within the Missouri River District.  The Rev. Chad Anglemyer was celebrated in his new post as the Missouri River District DS with an installation…