Posts by Brenda Klanderud (Page 2)

Simon Says Toy Drive Challenge

The Children and Youth of Elkhorn Hills challenge the rest of the congregation to a toy drive to benefit the Simon Says:Live A Better Life Foundation. Join us in collecting toys from April 15th – 29th and put them in the cart. The mission of the Simon Says Foundation is to provide Birthday Celebrations for children experiencing hardships and to provide meaningful volunteer opportunities to individuals who wish to help the less fortunate.

Culture of Call Grants

Culture of Call grants to provide for three internships in Nebraska churches “Where your deep gladness meets the world’s deep need.”  – Frederick Buechner The three recipients of the spring Culture of Call grants are all providing internships to young people interested in entering the ministry, the Rev. Ashlee Alley Crawford said.  According to Crawford,…

A Tip for Getting Things Done

The following Parenting Tip is from the National Center for Biblical Parenting. Click on the link to subscribe for FREE E-mail tips. The Elkhorn Hills UMC Adult Education Committee has sponsored parenting classes from the National Center for Biblical Parenting in the past. A number of their books are available in the Elkhorn Hills UMC…

An Easter Prayer for United Methodists

A meditation helps prepare our hearts for those first signs of the resurrection life of Easter. View Video Credit This video was published on March 14, 2017, by United Methodist Videos. United Methodist Communications produces videos about United Methodists living their faith and making a difference in the world.   The people of The United Methodist Church…

Chuck Knows Church: Good Friday

Jesus was crucified on the Friday of Holy Week. Learn how the day came to be known as Good Friday. View Video Credit Chuck Knows Church: The Original Series aims to interpret the objects, symbols, and terms we often hear in church. Each video features “Chuck” who helps us learn more about our church while…

Dave Ramsey’s Smart Conference

Dave Ramsey’s Smart Conference – One Day Can Change Everything! Join our group today and save. Interested in going?  You Need to Plan Now! About The Event Smart Conference is Dave Ramsey’s most exciting event of the year. At Smart Conference, you will learn powerful, proven methods to help you make a real impact on…

Desktop Meditation: Easter Joy

“He is risen!” Watch a reflection on the Resurrection that includes joyful photos of United Methodists around the world, set to an upbeat rendition of the song “Marching in the Light of God” performed by the Africa University Choir. Watch Video Credits Photographs were taken by United Methodist News Service photographers and photographers from various…

Dorothy Irene Height

March is Women’s History Month. Activists today may be inspired to hear the stories of six historic figures who advocated for women’s voting rights as part of their Christian calling. Dorothy Irene Height When the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his historic “I Have a Dream” speech in 1963, Dorothy Height was the only…