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Youth Mission Trip

Mission Sunday Worship Service

On Sunday, August 6th, our youth led the worship service, which was devoted to recapping the Middle High and Senior High mission trips this summer.  Youth members served as greeters, ushers, communion stewards, scripture readers and led us in prayer.  Youth Director Jenny Meyer led the Children’s Time. The Youth Praise Team, which consists of…

2017 Graduation Sunday

This was a special worship service honoring our graduating seniors, welcoming new members to our congregation, and baptizing two babies!  Thanks to Kaleb and Karissa Heckens who shared a special musical message with our congregation to honor the graduates.  Baptism “Brothers and Sisters in Christ:  Through the Sacrament of Baptism we are initiated into Christ’s…

Who Is God?

What a fantastic day in the life of Elkhorn Hills Church! We celebrated many things:  Confirmation of 12 youth as full members of our church, an amazing message from two EHUMC youth “co-pastors”, a great youth-led worship service at 10:30 am, and a great report from our Finance Committee. Confirmation We congratulate and welcome the…

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…

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…

Youth in the News!

Elkhorn Hills UMC has many gifted youth members.  Here are some of their recent accomplishments. Jordyn Ritnour Jordan was named EHS Outstanding Music Department Student of the Year.  The following text is from the recognition ceremony.  This student (Jordyn) is honored for her outstanding level of commitment and leadership to both the band and choir departments…

2016 Youth Winter Retreat

The theme and message for the 2016 Youth Winter Retreat weekend was Armor of God. Thirty youth and chaperons attended the weekend events, and various members of our congregation joined in the evening worship on Friday and Saturday. Lynne Henneghan of Next Step Ministries and our Elkhorn Hills Youth Praise Team led the worship. This is the fourth year that Lynne has attended our Youth Winter Retreat, and it was a reunion of friendship, fun, and a spirit-filled time.