EHUMC in the News

Summer Internship @ EHUMC

Congratulations to Karissa Heckens who will be doing a 10-week internship here at Elkhorn Hills this summer! During the internship, she will be going on the Middle High Mission Trip, leading worship and preaching, exploring summer ministries for college-age folks, attending Annual Conference in Wichita and the Young Preacher’s Festival in Kansas City. We received…

2017 Food Basket Project

Food Baskets were provided to nearly 500 families in the western Douglas County area this Christmas thanks to the West O Chamber of Commerce.  Jim Tomanek and Amy Dritley coordinated the project. Food Basket Contents Each basket contained a complete Christmas dinner.  Along with nonperishable food, each basket received fresh fruit, a ham, turkey breast,…

Girl Scout Silver Award

Elkhorn Hills UMC is proud of our members for their ongoing service to our community.  Our congregation has many young Girl Scouts, and two of these young ladies and their mothers are being recognized for achieving Girl Scout awards:  Gretchen/Brianna Robinson (Bronze Award) and Brenda/Bailey Klanderud (Silver Award).  The awards ceremony will take place in…

Girl Scout Bronze Award

Elkhorn Hills UMC is proud of our members for their ongoing service to our community.  Our congregation has many young Girl Scouts, and two of these young ladies and their mothers are being recognized for achieving Girl Scout awards:  Gretchen/Brianna Robinson and Brenda/Bailey Klanderud.  The awards ceremony will take place in May, 2017.  Brianna Robinson…

Lena’s Real Story of Survival

Elkhorn Hills UMC member Lena Beeson was one of nine stories recently included in the “Real Stories of Survival” presented by the Great Plain Colon Cancer Task Force.  Lena and her family demonstrated incredible faith and strength during this time. Lena’s Story After a week of stomach distress and doctor appointments, we finally made a…

Holy Week Thursday, March 24

1Who has believed our message? To whom has the lord revealed his powerful arm? 2My servant grew up in the lord’s presence like a tender green shoot, like a root in dry ground.  There was nothing beautiful or majestic about his appearance, nothing to attract us to him. 3He was despised and rejected—a man of…