Is the UMC really…

Is the UMC really…

There have been a lot of rumors, information, and misinformation going out about what is happening within our denomination. Here is some information directly from UMC.org answering questions. For more information, please visit the full articles: Article 1, Article 2 Splitting at this time? No. The term “split” applies when there is a negotiated agreement within the denomination to divide assets and resources. No such agreement has been made in The United Methodist Church.  What is happening is some have decided to create their own denomination (Global Methodist Church—GMC). Their leaders and other unofficial advocacy groups such as the Wesleyan...
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New Kitchen and Fresh Shingles

New Kitchen and Fresh Shingles

Our Trustees have had a busy spring and summer caring for all of the NHUMC properties. Work continues at the parsonage, with a long overdue remodel project in the kitchen, as well a new bathroom. The bath was covered by a private donation, and church funds are covering the rest. Thank you for supporting the “appliance fund drive”. Gifts can still be given through September. While waiting was a hope, concern about further damage led the Trustees to have the church re-shingled this summer. These projects cost money but they also position us better for a secure future.
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August Book Club – Ask Again, Yes

August Book Club – Ask Again, Yes

This month the book club is reading, "Ask Again, Yes" by Mary Beth Keane. This month's discussion will be on August 30th at the parsonage. If you have question's, or need a copy of the book to read, please contact the church. From Amazon: The triumphant New York Times Bestseller *The Tonight Show Summer Reads Pick*Named one of the Best Books of the Year by People, Vogue, Parade, NPR, and Elle"A gem of a book." —Taylor Jenkins Reid, author of The Seven Husbands of Evelyn HugoHow much can a family forgive?Francis Gleeson and Brian Stanhope, rookie NYPD cops, are neighbors in the suburbs. What happens behind closed doors in both houses—the...
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August Afternoon Out

August Afternoon Out

Feel free to bring a guest—refreshments served. This month's discussion questions: In how many different homes have you lived? (house, apartment, dorm).Where have you lived the longest?What do you like best about your current home?
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Impact Fargo Mission Trip

Impact Fargo Mission Trip

Five youth and Pastor Lou took part in Impact Fargo in June, a mission trip experience for middle and high school students. Upon returning home, Eli Bruns, Dylan Huff, Alexis Huff, Quinn Blackbird, and Cayson Elsen are Pictured here. Throughout the week they and several others took part in several service projects throughout Fargo, ND. This is the third impact trip North Highland UMC students and Pastor Lou have attended over the past several years. Cayson was the only student on the trip who had participated in all three Impact events sponsored and held in the Dakotas Conference: Sioux Falls...
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