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Bike-to-Work Day: Thank You!

A big thank you to our Green Team and all the volunteers who made our Bike-to-Work Day breakfast station a success! We invited cyclists passing by to take advantage of our bike repair station, water, and food offered by volunteers. This annual event is one of the many ways in which we support eco-friendly efforts…

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…

PB & J this Saturday

Join our PB & J ministry team this Saturday at 10:45am in the Fellowship Hall. Pack lunches, and then head to Civic Center Park to serve the community with food and fellowship!

Send-Off for Nhi & Jeff

This Sunday, June 25th, join us after worship for a celebration in honor of Nhi Huynh and Rev. Jeff Hirota. For both Nhi and Jeff, this Sunday will be their last morning in worship with us here at Highlands UMC. Nhi has served us from the piano for the past year with her amazing musical gifts. This…

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…

Happening this Week

Join us TONIGHT (Monday, June 19th)  for our biweekly current events discussion. We have plenty of room at the table, and we respect all viewpoints. We hope to see you at 6:30pm! Update: the group will meet on Pastor Brad’s porch tonight (directly west of the church on 32nd Ave.). Tomorrow night, Tuesday, June 20th,…

Pride March this Week – Sign Up Now!

This Sunday, June 18th, Highlands UMC will march for equality and proudly proclaim God’s love for all people! Join a group from our congregation and represent our church in the wider Denver community. You can still sign up through this Friday. Simply email Dan Willis at pride@highlandsumc.com with your name and the number of people…

Highlands UMC is on Instagram!

Follow us on Instagram for the latest photos and church news! Find our brand-new account @highlandsumcdenver to connect with us and with your Highlands neighbors. Don’t have Instagram? You can still view our photos anytime at instagram.com/highlandsumcdenver.

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…

Coffee Hour Cleanup

Each week, Highlands UMC provides coffee and snacks for our congregation and guests following worship. We need two volunteers to help with cleanup each week. Sign up for a recurring time each month, or sign up to serve as an on-call substitute. See available spots here, and please email office@highlandsumc.com with any questions. We hope…