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Teaching Children When You Mean Business

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…

Justice For Our Neighbors

JFON embraces immigrants: Justice for Our Neighbors, a ministry of The United Methodist Church, helps low-income immigrants and refugees navigate the complex U.S. legal system. National JFON executive director Rob Rutland-Brown writes that the group is “guided by a vision that all immigrants should be warmly welcomed in the United States by caring and compassionate…

October is Pastor Appreciation Month

Gratitude can be shown in simple ways Service as a pastor extends far beyond the sermon delivered each Sunday. Indeed, most pastors work far beyond a 40-hour work week as they prepare the weekly message, plan out the worship service, lead Bible studies, visit the sick and handle everything from making repairs in the church…

LLB Summer of Adventure

And they’re off on another road trip! This has been a summer of adventure for the LLB (Ladies Lunch Bunch)!  In May we traveled north to “The Master’s Hand” in Tekamah.  Besides a delicious lunch, we browsed the gift shop, antiques, flowers, candles, and sampled their delicious fudge. We traveled to Ashland in June for…

Warm Up Omaha Project

Our Elkhorn Hills UMC KNIT & SEW group has a fantastic project:  Warm up Omaha!  Warm up Omaha welcomes any type of winter hat or baby blanket.  Knit, crochet, or buy hats to help those in need stay warm for this winter.   Some pattern instructions are available, if interested, at church.  Drop off boxes are…

School Supply Drive – final push

The Elkhorn Hills UMC Missions Committee reports that on the School Supply Drive: As always, the Elkhorn Hills congregation is coming through with donations for school supplies. The shopping cart was nearly full this past Sunday and additional cash donations were received as well. We’re closing in on having everything that we need; however, we’re…

Let Children Learn From Life

 The following Parenting Tip is from the National Center for Biblical Parenting.  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 library. Let Children LEARN FROM LIFE Parents can sometimes accomplish…

Internship to Uganda #7

Kerri Carleton is a young member of Elkhorn Hills UMC.  She is working in Kamuli, Uganda (Africa) this summer and is keeping in touch with family and friends through her blog.  Her family has given permission for us to share information about her experience. Update from mom (Donna Carleton) She is home! ❤️ and some…