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Tour of Boys Town

Thank you to the Elkhorn Hills UMC Adult Education Committee for scheduling the recent Tour of Boys Town on Saturday, June 24th.  Here is a brief recap of the tour. There were 16 adults from Elkhorn Hills who attended. We were assigned a tour guide–a young man named Jack, who resides there and will be…

Three Lies, One Truth

Three Lies, One Truth was the theme of this year’s Elkhorn Hills UMC Women’s Retreat. The Elkhorn Hills UMC Women’s Retreat was held at Camp Carol Joy Holling near Ashland, NE April 28th ,29th , and 30th.  Fifteen ladies attended.  Pastor Nancy facilitated.  Music and devotions were sprinkled throughout the weekend.  One of the huge…

Parenting Tip

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…

Color Me Faithful

The 2016 Elkhorn Hills Women’s Retreat was held at the Carol Joy Holling Retreat Center in Ashland, NE, the weekend of March 4-6.  Twenty-two amazing women attended the retreat and grew closer to God and closer to each other through this experience. “He has made everything beautiful in its time.”  Ecclesiastes 3:11 Retreat Activities Throughout…

Parenting by the Book

A new Adult Sunday School Class for the New Year–Parenting by the Book: Biblical Wisdom for Raising Your Child by John Rosemond–will be offered during the Sunday school hour beginning January 17th and will finish before Easter (8-10 wks). Priscilla Wilson, a Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner and Nationally Certified Counselor, will teach the class. Books are approximately $12.