Congregational Values Workshop

October 24, 1-5 pm. Major questions that become even more critical over the coming year are centered around our values: What do we value most as a community of faith? What do we value as a United Methodist Church? What message is sent by our words, actions, missions, and activities? How are we seen and […]

5 Habits of Missional Churches

September 28 – October 21 Surprise The World Surprise the World – 5 Habits of Missional Churches: Our conference chose this study this spring, and we saved it for fall. There is nothing complicated about the study. It will hopefully spur lively discussion and imagine new opportunities. It will inspire us to cultivate good habits […]

Fall Activities Underway

The fall schedule for Sunday Worship changes this week, on September 12. Sunday School and Confirmation – 9:30 am Worship – 10:30 am Fellowship Time – 11:30 am On September 22, youth groups commence. Youth Group Jr. – 3:15 pm (right aftamer school) Youth Group – 5:00 pm The Book Club continues every month. Our […]

UMW All Holidays Rummage Sale

The United Methodist Women (UMW) is hosting an All-Holidays Rummage Sale to raise funds for their Haiti Mission and more. Lucky us—we have another opportunity to organize and clean out closets and cupboards! For this sale, they will accept décor items and crafts for any and all holidays and seasons.  You may bring your items […]

Coats For Kids and Other Folks

Youth trying on coats.

A great deal of energy will be focused on this NHUMC flagship community outreach mission project over these next two months. Coat collection is planned to begin in earnest in October. If you have gently used coats or snow pants please consider donating them. While there remain many unknowns for how things will go over […]

New Leadership and Nominations

Fall is the time of the year that we look at various leadership areas, and make sure our committees and teams are up-to-date and well functioning. If you have an area where you may be interested in serving, please speak to Pastor Lou who as all UMC pastors do, serves as  Chair of the Leadership […]

September Book Club – The Children’s Blizzard

28 September at the parsonage, 6:30 pm. Book Club is open to any and all—feel free to invite a friend who is not a part of the church. We read books that will lead to a good discussion and encourage positive interaction and healthy world views. Our next read, The Children’s Blizzard by Melanie Benjamin, […]

Preparations for Missions’ Rummage Sale Under Way

This rummage sale supports North Highland mission projects including Coats for Kids!!! Doors will be open 9am-6pm on Friday, 20 August, and 9am-noon on Saturday the 21st. Donations are accepted until noon on Thursday 19 August. At North Highland, we follow CDC guidelines and ask that unvaccinated persons wear a mask. We always have a […]

2021 Vacation Bible School

Our youth had a great time this year at Vacation Bible School (VBS). The theme was Changing the World with Loving Kindness. The goal for Compassion Camp was to cultivate compassion for each other, ourselves, and the world. The children explored different areas where they could show compassion as a part of their lives. They […]

Spirit Lake Mission Update

Cayson working construction.

The mission team is hard at work around the Spirit Lake Center. They are doing some construction and plan a lot of painting this week. It’s very hot, but they take breaks and are staying hydrated. The food is very good. Last night they heard stories of Native Culture. They have also been fishing. We […]