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Our New Bishop to Preach at Highlands December 4th

We are incredibly honored to have the newly elected bishop of the Mountain Sky Area, Rev. Dr. Karen Oliveto, joining us for worship this coming Sunday, December 4th. She will bring a message of love and a call to service. She will also serve communion and baptize Rev Brad and Meghan Laurvick’s daughter, Grace. Bishop…

Supporting Our Garage Project

It will be “a hub for all things highlands”- a place for community to gather, relationships to be enjoyed, and fun to be had. Instead of redeveloping or selling our the old service station garage in our parking lot, we are reinvesting in our neighborhood. We are receiving amazing support from our neighborhood as we…

A Community Vision

The preliminary totals are in for the capital campaign pledges and 2017 ministry. So Much to be Thankful For… This morning we collected pledges to support the day-to-day ministry of Highlands United Methodist Church in 2017 as well as pledges to support the Capital Campaign over the next 3 years. There will still be pledges…

For Your Consideration- Supporting Our Annual Ministry

We are asking for your prayerful consideration of what God can do through you to support the day-to-day ministry of Highlands United Methodist Church in 2017 and what additional support you can offer over the next three years for our capital campaign. Your generosity makes ministry possible, your pledge lets us know what ministry we…

THANKFULNESS AND SHARING

Gratitude and Generosity These are the foundation of Building a Home Where All Belong; the love, service, and acceptance of Christ are our cornerstone. As we respond with gratitude for all God is already doing, God uses our generosity to transform the world. This Sunday we invite your response to the question, “God, what do…

A Pastoral Letter Regarding the Election

It is a difficult thing, as a pastor, to discuss politics in a way that honors the varied opinions that fill our pews. While we share many values in common, that does not mean our ballots looked the same. No matter how you voted, we live in a country that is deeply divided and awash…

Christmas Eve Ministry – Help Needed!

Christmas Eve is one of the most meaningful events of the year, and it’s made possible by those who give their time to greet and usher at each service. Consider making this essential ministry part of your Christmas plans this year! Sign up here: Christmas Eve Ministry Sign-Up Sheet

MUSIC, FOOD, AND GRACE – ALL IN ONE PLACE

Bluegrass Service w/ Potluck- this Sunday! This Sunday at 10am we will enjoy great live bluegrass under the big tent in the parking lot. Our 3rd annual Bluegrass Worship will be a “don’t miss” Sunday- please invite friends and neighbors. Following worship, we will have a potluck lunch while the band offers us a little…

MEANING EVERYWHERE – WHO KNEW?

Finding Meaning Everywhere! This week we begin our Summer Movie Sermon Series. The stories we see on screen offer powerful meaning for our lives, especially when paired with our scriptures. Throughout the month we will enjoy reflecting on movies as diverse as Zootopia and Simon Birch. You don’t have to see the movie to appreciate…