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A two-generation connection for families

Thanks to the OWH for this article! A two-generation connection for families Bill and Deb Eidam of Elkhorn threw a farewell party Friday night for their foreign-exchange student from Spain — part of a two-generation connection. Paula Lopez Alvarez enjoyed her sophomore year at Elkhorn High, which included rising early for 5:15 a.m. swim team…

A United Methodist Prayer for Fathers

This short prayer is an excerpt from a Litany of Peace for Father’s Day by the Rev Jane Sommers shared by Discipleship Ministries. Prayer Loving God, We give thanks for the men of virtue who have touched our lives. Those who have shown us kindness, courage, generosity, truth, compassion, faith, and love. Bless all sons…

Elkhorn Days Parade 2018

Elkhorn Hills was part of the Elkhorn Days Parade.  What fun!  We gave out 500 goodie bags with our church information and seed packets — and we passed out almost all of the candy that was donated!  Thank you to everyone who made this possible — what a great team! Enjoy the pictures at the…

Jr. High Mission Trip 2018

Congratulations to the group of 9 Middle High youth and their chaperones for a job well done!  This group arrived in Kansas City Friday night and left after worship on Sunday.  They served at Cross-Lines Community Outreach, Inc., and at Harvesters Community Food Network. Along with the hard work, they had so much fun serving…

Annual Conference 2018

Registration now open for June 13-16 sessions in Wichita Registration is now open for the 2018 Great Plains Annual Conference Session, June 13-16 at the Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center, 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita.  Click on the hyperlink to learn more. Steve Bell and Pastor Rebecca will both be attending Annual Conference…

Redeem Summer Ministry

Join us this summer for Redeem Summer Ministry.  Regardless of your church membership, denomination, or religion, we hope to see you there!  All are welcome at Redeem. Details What is it?:  Redeem is a summer ministry for young adults, college students, and high school students. We will worship together and have an optional discussion after…

Sue Adamson Retires!

  Congratulations to Elkhorn Hills UMC member Sue Adamson who ends her long career as an Elkhorn elementary teacher.  Sue Adamson came to the Elkhorn School District in 1979 and has taught in three elementary schools during that time.  Her strong faith and hard work characterize this verse from Galations 6:9-10 . . . “Let’s…