Highlands News

QPR Suicide Prevention Training

Tuesday, August 14th at 6:30pm- QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer — the 3 simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. People trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to question, persuade, and refer someone to help. This evidence-based training…

Summer Get-Together

Summer Get-Together Save the Date Each month a different staff member is hosting an evening social. Our Director of Children’s Ministry, Brandon Cauthon, and his husband Carlos invite you to stop by their home on Saturday August 18th between 5:00pm and 7:00pm.

Blessing of the Backpacks

Join us Sunday, August 19th as we bless all those returning to school! During worship we invite all students, teachers, and school staff to receive a blessing for the coming school year. Children are invited to bring their backpacks.    

2018 Highlands Street Fair

Saturday, June 23rd starting at 11am. Sign up to join the Highlands UMC booth to greet folks, hand out info on The Garage, and hand out goodie bags. We’re asking for a 1/2 hour commitment. Enjoy a day out in the community. You’ll be able to hear the music, see your neighbors, and participate in…

Will-Power Seminar

A WILL: we all need one, but most of us don’t have one. Let us help! Join us in the Fellowship Hall on Sunday, July 8th at 12:00pm to learn why a will is important and what steps to take to create one. Materials will be provided, along with a light lunch and childcare. This is a free…

Vacation Bible School 2018!

Vacation Bible School 2018: July 9th-13th, 4:30-7pm Rolling River Rampage – Experience the Ride of a Lifetime with God! It’s time to register! Kids from age 3 through 5th grade are welcome to join this week-long funfilled VBS! Go to cokesburyvbs.com/highlandsumc for more details, registration, and volunteer opportunities.  

2018 Pride Parade

Highlands UMC will be marching in the Denver Pride Parade on Sunday, June 17th. Please meet at Cheeseman Park no later than 9:30am. Our meeting location is purple #20. Please wear your Pride shirt if you have one. Also, our very own Dan Willis will be handing out rainbow flags. There will be a float…

Meet candidates for State Elections

We have offered space to the Democrats and Republicans for our neighborhood to meet candidates who will be on the primary ballots this June. May 29th from 6-8:30pm, Democrat candidates for State Senate District 34 and State Attorney General June 5th from 6-8:30pm, Democrat candidates for State House District 4, State Treasurer, CO Secretary of…

Highlands T-shirts

Wear your values while you live them! In addition to our “Pride” shirts, we now have a vintage “Building a Home Where All Belong” tee as well. Please visit the homepage on our church website to order. We will take orders through Sunday, May 27th, and shirts will be available June 3rd.

Upcoming Community Events in The Garage

Please join us this Thursday, April 19 at 6:30pm, in The Garage – National Geographic photographer and polar bear guide Jad Davenport will give a talk on his multi-year work documenting Canada’s remote Kaska Coast. He’ll also offer tips on bear safety in backcountry Colorado.   Please join us next Thursday, April 26 at 6:00pm, in…