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Diaper Drive through May 31st

Highlands UMC is a drop-off location for Rocky Mountain Diaper Depot, an organization that provides diapers to families in need. Bring diapers, pull-ups, and wipes to drop off outside the south entrance to the Fellowship Hall. You can read more about RMDD here.

Current Events Discussion

Join us tonight in the Fellowship Hall at 6:30pm for our biweekly current events discussion. As we continue our series on Healing the Heart of Democracy, we seek meaningful conversation that respects all viewpoints. We hope to see you tonight!

Community Conversation – Get Your Tickets Now!

This Sunday, May 21st at 6pm, we’ll gather with our neighbors for an open, respectful Community Conversation. The discussion will take place in small groups, and elected officials will be present not to talk, but to listen. While attendance is free, please click here to claim a ticket so we can plan for the right number of…

Join our new Church & Society Committee!

Here at Highlands United Methodist Church, we believe in showing God’s love for all people by taking positive action in our community. As we seek to take further steps in this direction, we are looking for people to serve on the new Church & Society Committee. This committee seeks to develop and promote our values of love and inclusion…

Family Promise Dinner

On Friday, May 19th, Highlands United Methodist Church will host the monthly Family Promise dinner at Lakewood UMC. Currently, we are still looking for morning and evening drivers (7am and 4pm), two dinner hosts (6-7pm), and one or two overnight hosts. We also need volunteers to provide the food. The menu includes beef brisket, potato…

Current Events Discussion Group

Every two weeks, we meet to discuss current local, national, and global issues. As we continue to work toward Healing the Heart of Democracy, it is essential for us to consider the opinions and experiences of others around these topics. Join us this Monday, May 8th in the Fellowship Hall at 6:30pm for a respectful,…

Food Donations for DenUM

Did you know that Highlands UMC collects food to deliver to DenUM? Bring your extra non-perishable items to church with you, and we’ll drop them off to help families in need. The donation bins are located under the table across from the church office. We have volunteers lined up to take the food to DenUM –…

Nhi’s Piano Recital – Next Saturday!

Mark your calendars – our wonderful pianist, Nhi Huynh, will be presenting her final Performance Certificate recital next Saturday, May 13th at 1:30pm. The recital will take place in Hamilton Recital Hall at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts/Lamont School of Music on the DU campus. Come enjoy an afternoon of beautiful music! Admission…

Sheridan Blvd. Closure This Weekend

Sheridan Blvd. will be closed from 28th to 32nd Ave. for water upgrades this weekend. Make sure to plan accordingly for alternate routes to church on Sunday morning! The complete closure will last from this Saturday, April 29th through Monday, May 1st. After May 1st, a single northbound lane will be open, but southbound Sheridan will…