Highlands News

Seekers Prayer Group to begin Wednesday, June 11

A new spiritual small group, The Seekers, will take place on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month in the second floor conference room at Highlands United Methodist Church. Led by Dot Williams, Spiritual Director, this gathering will focus on Prayer and Meditation. All who wish to form a more personal connection to God…

Administrative Council- Guiding and Directing Our Ministries

The Administrative Council at Highlands United Methodist Church serves to guide and direct the ministries of the church so we may get the most out of everything we do. This leadership team is made up of the chairpeople of each committee within the church and our trustees. By bringing all of these leaders together into one…

What’s Happening on the 3rd Floor – Denver Justice and Peace

The modest office of Denver Justice and Peace is open daily on the third floor of Highlands United Methodist Church.  It is a grass roots, non-denominational, non-profit, ecumenical organization. Their mission is to promote change through education, solidarity projects, legislative advocacy and non-violent action campaigns and to support change in institutional structures to work for…

Wide Spectrum of Motherhood

This is a liturgy written by Amy Young of MessyMiddle It is a beautiful example of creating space for varied experiences amidst celebration. To those who gave birth this year to their first child—we celebrate with you To those who lost a child this year – we mourn with you To those who are in…

Sing Along With Highlands United Methodist Church

Since February, Highlands United Methodist Church has had a new Music Director. Cliff McPhaden, who is a relative newcomer to Highlands United Methodist Church, is certainly not new to Church Music. He has served with dozens of choirs and choruses in three different states. How fortunate we are to have him serve with us at…

All Church Hike and Picnic May 17th

Come one, come all to the family friendly, All Church Hike and Picnic sponsored by the Highlands United Methodist Church Green Team!  Bring your own picnic (and maybe something to share) to the church parking lot May 17th at 10am.  We will carpool to the Mt. Falcon Open Space from church. Don’t miss this wonderful…

A Letter to the Clergy of the Rocky Mountain Conference

In the continuing work of marriage equality, Highlands United Methodist Church is engaged with two other Denver area United Methodist Churches- Christ Church and Cameron. Their pastors and I are aware that this prophetic ministry requires conversation. Our bishop, Rev. Elaine Stanovsky, and our Superintendent, Rev. Steve Goodier, encouraged us to write a letter to our…

What is going on? Find out Here!

We have new ways to keep you updated and informed.  We are making a concentrated effort to get our events on the calendar, easily available on the Website and even on your phone or mobile device!  We may have an opportunity you haven’t discovered- like a new class or outreach project. You can even tell us…

Thank You Ushers and Greeters!

A welcoming environment is one of the most special things about Highlands United Methodist Church. Our faithful Ushers and Greeters play a major role in creating that environment. We strive to make sure each person attending worship is greeted with a kind word and a and a warm smile upon arrival. That greeting is reinforced by the…

Prayer Study to Begin Wed., April 30 from 7-8pm

With Rev. Brad and Dot Williams, Spiritual Director, Highlands United Methodist Church will begin an exploration of prayer on Wednesday evenings from 7 to 8pm starting on April 30.  Each week of this 4 week study we will focus on different styles/methods of prayer.  This class is designed for people with all kinds of backgrounds- those…