Highlands News

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…

Book Club- Good Reads, Great Conversations

The Highlands United Methodist Church offers a monthly book club on Second Mondays at 6:30 p.m. The next meeting is May 12th.  Join the fun discussing the current book, Bill Bryson’s Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid.  New members are gladly welcomed. This is an intergenerational group that makes their way through a variety…

Denver Gardening 101 Class on May 3

Calling all Denver Gardeners, newbies and experienced alike!  Highlands United Methodist Church will offer a FREE Gardening 101 class on Saturday, May 3 at 1 p.m. General flower and veggie information will be presented.  A Question and Answer period will help with individual specifics. If you want to know, there is a good chance that someone else wants…

Highlands Green Team

The Green Team is Highlands United Methodist Church Members dedicated to minimizing the church’s environmental impact. Green team members are working to attain Certified Green status from the City and County of Denver. We will be the first church to attain that certification. Exciting family friendly activities on the horizon sponsored by the Green Team…

Help Us End Malaria

Imagine No Malaria is an effort to end preventable deaths from Malaria in Africa. As a member of the Rocky Mountain Conference (region), Highlands United Methodist Church is supporting the cause! Each month HUMC’s “Kids for Change” mission focus is Imagine No Malaria On Palm Sunday, April 13, proceeds from the Pancake Breakfast (9-9:30am) will go…

Toddler Music Class

The Children’s and Family Ministry at Highlands United Methodist Church offers Toddler Music Classes for children ages 2-5 on Mondays at 10:am.  This class is is open to the community free of charge.  Wonderful enthusiastic participation is enjoyed by parents and children alike! Class is led by Marian Brackett and followed by a 30 minute play…