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Family Promise Service Opportunities

Family Promise offers Service Opportunities for HUMC members.  Highlands United Methodist Church is partnering with local United Methodist Churches in “Family Promise”, a faith based effort to help homeless families in transition. There are shelters for Men and shelters for Women, but there are few temporary shelters for families who have lost their residences. Wheatridge United…

New Member Gathering

A New Member Gathering will be held at the parsonage on 32nd Ave. next door to Highlands United Methodist Church from 3 to 4:30 PM on Sunday, April 26, 2015.  All who have joined the church in the last 6 months  or who are considering joining the church are invited and encouraged to attend. Information…

Bridal Shower for Krista

We are excited to announce a Bridal Shower for Krista, our Choir director.  Krista is getting married in June.  It will be our great pleasure to meet Krista’s fiancé, Tim Girard and wish them well.  The Potluck shower will be held on Sunday, May 3 at 11:00 PM immediately after the service. We will shower…

Baptism at the Pool!

Highlands United Methodist Church will have a special baptism by immersion at the Ashland Recreation center pool on Saturday, April 25th at 2PM. Baptism is a communal and community event and we would like for as many of our congregation as possible be in attendance to show their support for these newest members of our…

Mallory Bernstein and Humberto Barboa in Concert

Mallory Bernstein, our favorite pianist, will be performing a concert with accomplished guest Tenor, Humberto Borboa here at Highlands United Methodist Church on Sunday, April 19th at 5:00PM.  We are blessed to hear Mallory every week during the Sunday Services.  Now we have the opportunity to hear her and Humberto perform the music of Dvorak, Poulenc,…

Offering Thanks

The joy of Easter comes from God’s love and grace shown in the resurrection. The experience of Holy Week and Easter Services, comes from the gracious gifts of countless people in our community. Our sincerest gratitude for all those who haploid make these things possible: On Palm Sunday we raised nearly $700 for the United Methodist…

Summer at a Glance

Now that Spring is here, Highlands United Methodist Church is planding for a wonderful Summer!  In the next few months lots of exciting things are happening!  After the Holy Week and Easter Services our preparations begin. In an effort to stay cooler, after Memorial Day we will worship in our newly refurbished Fellowship Hall.  As the lower floor…

Green Church Ribbon Cutting & Potluck

We are excited to be Denver’s first certified Green Church! Join us as we celebrate this continuing commitment and all of creation on April 19, during and following worship. This will be an exciting reflection leading into Earth Day, which comes a few days after. We are so grateful for the help and work that…

Garden Clean Up April 4

Spring is upon us and we’re excited to get out and spend a little time in the Highlands United Methodist Church Gardens, getting them ready for summer. We’d love your help as we cleanup the gardens to get the grounds looking great for Easter Sunday and all the visitors we’ll have both for Church and…

Holy Thursday April 2nd 7PM

Highlands United Methodist Church celebrates Holy Thursday at 7:00 PM on April 2, 2015, with a powerful, reflective, communion service highlighting the last week of Jesus’ life on Earth. This service celebrates both Maundy (or Holy Thursday) and Good Friday. During the service, we will celebrate Jesus’ life with communion.  Then we will strip the…