Adult Ministries

Grandparents Prayer Service 2018

On September 9th, the Elkhorn Hills Adult Education Committee sponsored a wonderful Grandparents Prayer Service.  Following the service, participants enjoyed a great ice cream social, which raised $168 for preschool scholarships. Thank you, Adult Ed Committee! Elkhorn Hills Grandparents, let’s unite in prayer for our young ones. From A to Z, let’s be intentional Grandparents.…

Hindu Temple Tour

Several members and friends of Elkhorn Hills UMC toured the Hindu Temple on Arbor Street in Omaha. This was the final tour for the summer. Following the tour, lunch and fellowship was enjoyed at Vincenzo’s Restaurant. Volunteer, Swarna Gopal was our guide. She didn’t have the usual red dot on her forehead. The dot is…

WARM UP OMAHA

Our Elkhorn Hills UMC KNIT & SEW group has a fantastic project: Warm up Omaha!  Warm up Omaha welcomes any type of winter hat or blanket for all ages, plus new socks for adults.  Knit, crochet, or buy items to help those in need stay warm for this winter. Donations may be placed in the…

Commission on a Way Forward

Note from Pastor Rebecca As some of you may know, there have been some very important conversations regarding human sexuality in our United Methodist Denomination recently. At our 2016 General Conference in Portland, Oregon we asked our Council of Bishops to help lead the church through that conversation. The Council of Bishops then created a…

Tour of American Muslim Institute

Twenty five Elkhorn Hills members and friends gathered Thursday, July 26th to tour the American Muslim Institute (AMI).  The tour was led by Imam Jamal Daoudi.  He provided information about the building, Muslim faith, prayer services, and ceremonies.  Many questions were answered and as we left, I’m sure the group thought of many other questions. …

Temple Israel Tour

Thanks to the Adult Education Committee, fifteen members of Elkhorn Hills UMC toured Temple Israel and dined at Charred restaurant on Thursday, June 21st. “It was a very enjoyable outing!” Tour Highlights Rabbi Deana Sussman Berezin led our tour.  She told us about the building itself, several art pieces, the cherished Torah Scrolls, and about…