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Volunteer Spirit

 Our Lawn and Garden Welcome folks to Church We have such a wonderful Volunteer Spirit at Highlands United Methodist Church!   There are so many ways our congregation participates in the Stewardship of Highlands United Methodist Church with their time and talents!  This week we would like to thank some of our faithful volunteers who…

Taste of Highlands!

Join us as we support our local Denver Neighborhood  Schools, Brown International Academy, Edison Elementary, and Skinner Middle School, with the Taste of Highlands on Saturday August 16th from 5 until 8 pm! Taste of Highlands will again take place in our own Highlands United Methodist Church parking lot at 32nd and Osceola.  We will enjoy a…

Summer Movie Sermon Series

Summer Movie Sermons start in August, first community watch party is this Sunday at noon! Sermons in August will come right off the silver screen and into worship. You don’t need to see the movies to enjoy the sermons, but we hope you’ll come watch them with us. Here are the movies we will be…

Summer Choir – Aug. 3!

Sing to the Lord a New Song!  Come join us for a Special Summer Choir Event at Highlands United Methodist Church!  One rehearsal and one performance only! Rehearsal is Thursday, July 31 at 7:00 pm.  Performance will be Sunday, Aug 3rd.  Bring a friend, All are Welcome!  Maybe you want to give choir a trial…

Bike to Church was Fantastic!

Our “Bike to Church” Sunday was a wonderful way to spend time together. Following the kick-off of our Season of Creation in worship, we had two different rides with nearly 30 people participating. We had 13 folks on our “little ride” to the local playground and 15 folks who took the ride to Sloan Lake….

Hymns for Summer Worship

Summertime Worship Services at Highlands Methodist Church will include hymn sings.  Yes, we always sing at church but we don’t always get a direct say in what we sing.  The suggestion line is open for your favorite hymn to be considered for worship.  Rather than do all of the verses of one hymn we will be…

Seasons of Creation Sermons

Here is a glimpse of our own Denver neighborhood’s “Purple Mountain Majesty”over Sloan’s Lake. During the month of July, the congregation of Highlands United Methodist Church will be focusing on the Seasons of Creation.  The hymn, “America the Beautiful will be the inspiration.  If you haven’t read the history of this hymn recently, you can find it…

Summer Worship Downstairs

In case you haven’t  heard, our Summertime Worship Services are being held in the Fellowship Hall. We had 93 people attend on Sunday- which was almost how many degrees the sanctuary was. We will have plenty of tables and chairs waiting on the first floor of the church, and our greeters will be reminding folks and pointing…

Discerning God’s Will at our Annual Conference

Around the world United Methodists gather for Regional or Annual Conferences.  We are one of the only denominations to have both clergy and lay people as voting members of the conference.  It is time again for Highlands United Methodist Church to send delegates to the Rocky Mountain Annual (Regional) Conference, made up of Methodists from…

DenUM Work Groups hosted at Highlands United Methodist Church

Throughout the summer, our church will be hosting several week long DenUM work groups. DenUM provides a Hands on Educational and Service opportunity to youth and adults interested in improving the Denver Community and taking the knowledge learned here back to their own communities.  DenUM takes pride in strong relationships with local non-profits and churches…