Elkhorn Hills UMC is a Missions church. Throughout the year, our members are actively involved in serving others, both locally and internationally, with monetary and volunteer support. “Sharing our love for Jesus Christ by serving others” is our mission statement. It reflects our faith in Christ and our desire to answer his call. In the words of John Wesley, “All the world is my parish“.
The Missions Committee puts forth great efforts towards raising funds to assist in covering mission shares and to use towards worthy causes. The SCRIP gift card program and the annual garage sale are ongoing fund-raising projects whose proceeds supports “Missions.”
Some of our Missions Programs include:
Our Prayer Shawl Ministry was created by a small group of dedicated women who work faithfully each month on the 3rd Friday, to create prayer shawls for people who need a little tender loving care. Each shawl symbolizes shelter, peace and spiritual sustenance. Whether they are called Prayer Shawls, Comfort Shawls, Peace Shawls, or Mantles,…