Youth Ministry (Page 2)

Youth Winter Retreat 2017

This past weekend (January 20, 21st) approximately 30 of our youth and adult chaperones attended our 5th annual Winter Retreat.  It was an amazing weekend full of worship, meaningful service work and fellowship while sharing their faith with so many!! Lynne Heneghan led worship with the Elkhorn Hills UMC youth praise team Friday night, Saturday…

Our Amazing Youth

The following comments are from our Youth Ministries Coordinator, Jenny Meyer. “As we near the end of 2016, I want to reflect on some of the amazing things our youth have done in this past year. They have shared inspirational messages and led uplifting worship services. Over 30 of your youth participated in summer mission…

Enchilada Sales

The Youth will be selling pans of beef and chicken enchiladas for their fundraiser for 2017.  This fundraiser helps the youth participate in retreats and mission trips throughout the year.  Sales will begin on December 26th and run through January 15th.   Order forms will be available in the narthex and from members of Youth Council. …

Dodgeball Recap/Mitten Tree

I want to take this opportunity to thank all of the dodge ball teams, referees, kitchen helpers and babysitters, people who donated cookies and Gatorade or donated financially to make our 5th Annual Dodge ball Tournament Fundraiser a big success!  We are blessed at Elkhorn Hills and you all are the reason that together we…

EHUMC 2016 Missions

Elkhorn Hills United Methodist Church’s mission statement reads as follows: “Sharing the Love for Jesus Christ by Serving Others”  Since the inception of this church the members of the congregation strive to live this statement.  There are many ways we can accomplish this; however, during the summer months, we involve ourselves with Mission Trips. Volunteer…

2016 Youth Mission Trips

We had a wonderful Youth Worship Sunday on July 31st.   Various members of our youth ministry programs served as greeters, ushers, and scripture readers. Amy Bergman provided the Children’s Time message and was accompanied by various Camp Fontanelle counselors and youth participants when they sang the lively, fun “Banana Song/Serious Face.” Three youth members provided…

Pleasing the Lord

At a recent Summer Youth Group gathering, Karissa Heckens led the devotional time.  Below is a recap of that lesson.  Review the questions at the end for yourself and reflect on “Pleasing the Lord.” Pleasing the Lord Do you ever worry about what other people think about you?  I know that I do.  In fact,…