Worship

It was a great Sunday – Bluegrass 2017

More than 200 people under the Big Tent for worship this morning! There was singing, dancing and a sermon that invited diversity of thoughts and beliefs for how we live God’s love. Thanks to Thunder and Rain for our 4th year of wonderful music together and all those who helped carry every chair we own…

Newly Updated Sermons

Have you missed a service or two, but don’t want to miss out on the message? Check out our sermon page, which we update each week with the latest from Pastor Brad. Catch up on recent series including Won’t You Be My Neighbor? (Pride Month) and the current series, Care for Our Common Home.

Welcome to Our New Pianist!

This week, Peder Sill joins our staff as our new collaborative pianist! Peder graduated with a master’s degree in piano performance from the Lamont School of Music at the University of Denver. Peder is an avid and passionate teacher all over the greater Denver metro area. Self-described as a “child at heart,” his interests include the…

Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home

This July, we embark on a journey through Pope Francis’ 2015 encyclical letter Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home. If you’d like some background for our new sermon series, you can find the entire text here! Read the text online, or download the PDF for free. Here at Highlands UMC, we observe the Season of…

Worship All Over Denver!

Yesterday, Highlands UMC joined several other United Methodist congregations from around Denver in the annual Pride Parade! We proudly shared the hopeful message that God loves ALL people. From “thank you” to “Jesus loves us all,” we heard countless happy reactions to our positive banner, t-shirts, and friendly faces. Thanks to everyone who marched and…

Summer Music

Do you love to play an instrument or sing? Musicians of all ages and backgrounds are invited to participate in summer music. Bring something of your own, or let Krista find something that will suit you. Sing or play alone or in a small group. We would love to share in the musical talents of…

Pride 2017 – Join Us!

On Sunday, June 18th, Highlands UMC will march in the Denver Pride Parade as a congregation. All are welcome as we proudly proclaim God’s love for all people! If you would like to march, please email Dan Willis at pride@highlandsumc.com. Please include your name and the number of people in your party. T-shirts ($15 each)…

Sermons Updated Weekly

Have you missed a recent sermon? Catch the latest from Pastor Brad over at our sermons page, which we update weekly. Find all the sermons from our three most recent series, or browse the sermon archive.

Easter 2017

Easter Worship: April 16th, 9am & 10:45am Come celebrate Easter with your neighbors! Our Easter service is filled with joy and music. Each service is family-friendly and includes puppets and storytelling during children’s time. Our choir will be joined by guest singers and trumpet to present traditional Easter hymns, a beautiful choral “Alleluia,” and music from Handel’s Messiah. The sermon…

Holy Week Service

Between the “Hosanna!” of Palm Sunday and the “He is risen!” of Easter morning, we pause to reflect on Christ’s last week and journey to the cross at our Holy Week service. On Thursday, April 13th, we observe both Maundy Thursday and Good Friday with readings, music, and communion that is open to all. At the end of the…