Posts from September 2017

Flood Buckets

Buckets, buckets everywhere in our offices — and we have you to thank, Great Plains! On August 28th, the Great Plains Conference posted a request for flood buckets (cleaning kits) to aid in relief from Hurricane Harvey.  Well, the Great Plains Conference delivered.  Members of Elkhorn Hills UMC donated money and kits along with thousands…

Caramel Apple Fundraiser

The youth will be selling caramel apples as part of their mission trip fundraisers.  Thank you for your continued support of our youth! Sale Information The youth will be selling them via order form in the narthex starting September 17th through October 8th.   (All order forms are to be turned in by October 8th.)…

Grandparents Day prayer

Grandparents Prayer Service

On Sunday evening, September 10th, the first Grandparents Prayer Service at Elkhorn Hills was held.  This was a wonderful coming together of grandparents in the congregation, by testimony and commitment for all to be intentional grandparents. Thank you, Adult Ed Committee, for a wonderful opportunity. Pastor Rebecca opened and closed the service in prayer and…

Habitat logo

Habitat for Humanity Build

The Habitat for Humanity Build for the Elkhorn coalition started in July.  The Habitat site is 23507 Denton Street, Waterloo. Elkhorn Hills has signed up to work the afternoon shift, 12:30 – 3:30 pm on Saturday, October 21st.  We will need 8 volunteers.  The schedule has: paint doors and trim, finish deck. Please Save the…

Garage Sale

Garage Sale 2017 Results

Our 10th annual Garage Sale for Missions is in the books. With your help we raised a significant amount of money that will help Elkhorn Hills reach its goal of “Sharing the love of Jesus Christ by serving others.” All of the profit from the Garage Sale for Missions goes to fund the Missions Committee and their various projects.