Highlands News

Pancake Breakfast – Help Needed!

On Palm Sunday, April 9th, Highlands UMC will host our annual Pancake Breakfast. Food will be served from 8 to 9:30am in the Fellowship Hall. Donations will benefit the United Methodist Committee on Relief. This organization provides disaster relief to all people, all around the world. Come support our efforts as a volunteer! We still need help with setup,…

Current Events Discussion Group

Every other Monday, we meet in the Fellowship Hall to discuss current events. Whether you attend church here or are just looking to talk about current issues with your neighbors, we offer a safe space for conversation. Our last few sessions have encouraged open and respectful discourse. We hope you’ll join us at 6:30pm this Monday,…

Easter Treats Needed!

Drop off Easter treats this week and next! Each year, between our family-friendly Easter services, Highlands UMC hosts an Easter egg hunt. We need individually wrapped candies and snacks (Goldfish, fruit snacks, raisins, etc.) to fill the Easter eggs. Other small items, such as spring stickers, erasers, pencils, bubbles are also welcome. Drop off items in the Sanctuary or…

Ushers & Greeters Needed for Easter!

Will you be here on Easter morning? Serving as an usher or greeter is an easy way to help the church. On Easter morning, we’ll welcome hundreds of new people into our building! As such, we need friendly faces to make newcomers feel at home. Volunteering is easy – hand out bulletins, show people to open seats,…

Church Council Meeting

Stay caught up on everything happening at Highlands UMC! All are invited to attend the Church Council meeting in the parlor following worship this Sunday, March 19th. Our church leaders welcome you to join the conversation at this quarterly meeting.

Drivers Needed!

Looking for an easy way to help out on your own schedule? Every two weeks, we need a volunteer to transport our food donations to Denver Urban Matters (DenUM), located at 1717 E. Colfax Ave. DenUM accepts donations Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 9am to 5pm, and Wednesday from 9am to 12pm. Please click over…

Family Promise Dinner, March 17th

Volunteers still needed! Help out as a driver, dinner host, or overnight host. Sign up to drive at 7am or 4pm, or volunteer to be present at Lakewood United Methodist Church as a dinner host or overnight host. Find out more and sign up at our Helping Hands page or email us at familypromise@highlandsumc.com.  

The Big Banner

We hung a banner to proclaim a collection of values we hold as a congregation. Each statement on the banner is rooted in scripture, honors the Methodist tradition of social holiness, honors the gospel we see lived in Jesus, and plays a role in our desire to Build a Home Where All Belong. You can learn…

Conversation Around Current Events

There’s a seat at the table for everyone! Past sessions of our Current Events Discussion Group have provided an opportunity for respectful and productive conversation. Come share your perspective and learn from the perspectives of others. Join us this Monday, March 13th in the Fellowship Hall at 6:30pm.

Sermons Updated!

Have you missed a Sunday or two and would like to hear the sermons you missed? Never been, but want to know what we’re all about? Check out all of Pastor Brad’s recent sermons on our newly updated Sermons page.