Posts by Brenda Klanderud

Cantata and Cookie Walk

It’s finally here…our Annual Christmas Cantata Service on December 17th.  You are invited!  The Cantata will be performed at both the 9 and 10:30 am services.  In between services, plan to fill a plate (or two) of cookies from our Elkhorn Hills Preschool annual Cookie Walk fundraiser.  The selection is wonderful and the cookies are…

Methodist History: The Salvation Army

The red kettles and ringing bells of The Salvation Army are a familiar part of the Christmas season. Less familiar is the story of how this 165-year-old organization traces its roots to a British Methodist preacher who found his calling serving the poor. Methodist History:  The Salvation Army Church historian Dale Patterson says The Salvation…

Goracke Help Award

Congratulations to EHUMC member Kip Meyer for receiving the “Goracke Help Award” at the recent Elkhorn High School football banquet.  Coach Wortman presented the award at the banquet unbeknownst to Kip who was volunteering at the Elkhorn Hills Youth Group that night. About the Goracke Help Award The Goracke Help Award is presented to an…

Mitten Tree

The Elkhorn Hills Youth have set up a Mitten Tree in the narthex again this year.  We will be adopting families in our community again and also providing warm clothing (hats, gloves, mittens, hand warmers, jackets, hoodies, etc.) for Youth Emergency Services.  The congregation is invited to help the families we adopt through our Mitten…

Movie Matinee

Join us Sunday, December 17th at 3:45 pm to see “The Star” at Village Point Movie Theatre.  The Star is a 2017 American computer-animated Christian comedy film directed by Timothy Reckart. Based on the Nativity of Jesus, and off an original idea by Tom Sheridan, the screenplay was written by Carlos Kotkin and Simon Moore.…

Let Us Give Thanks: A Photo Prayer

While November marks a celebration of thanksgiving in the U.S., finding time to thank God is part of our daily discipline as United Methodists. This video meditation features a shortened version of a prayer of thanksgiving. You are encouraged to share or download this video to use in Sunday School classes, before or during worship,…