Praying Circles Around Our Children
Aug
21
6:30 PM18:30

Praying Circles Around Our Children

Led by Pastor Steve and Anna Spencer

"You will never be a perfect parent, but you can be a praying parent!"

Join us as explore creating a prayer legacy for our families and children!  Pastor Steve and Anna Spencer will share some of their insights on how to create a unique prayer list for your family, pray promises over your children and turn your family circle into a prayer circle.  Based on the book, "Praying Circles Around Your Children," by Pastor Mark Batterson.  All welcome.  This is a part of our Wednesday Night Fall Kick-off for Children and Youth.  Parents will enjoy this session while children and youth have their activities.

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A Thrive Community Home Items Sale
Aug
24
8:00 AM08:00

A Thrive Community Home Items Sale

A Thrive Community is a non-profit organization hosted by EHUMC that provides weekly meals, childcare, education programs and life planning exercises aimed at moving low income Wichita families from poverty level income to middle class income levels. The group will host a fundraising sale of home items on Saturday, August 24 from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm at the home of the organization’s Program Director, Patricia Hileman, located at 139 S. Fountain, Wichita, 67218. The sale will feature items donated by Traditions Home store and barbeque food items including pulled pork, ribs, baked beans, etc. for consumption on site or to carry out. Please plan to stop by in support of this community outreach ministry.

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Take Charge of ADHD: A One-Day Workshop
Aug
24
9:00 AM09:00

Take Charge of ADHD: A One-Day Workshop

Would you like to:

*Make sense of your child's symptoms?
*Learn how to get an accurate diagnosis?
*Work with school and health care professionals to get needed support?
*Learn parenting techniques that promote better behavior?
*Strengthen your child's academic and social skills?
*Use rewards and incentives effectively?
*Restore harmony at home?

Sign up to attend the Taking Charge of ADHD Workshop, a one-day workshop featuring summaries of the book’s content with exercises illustrating key points from the books, reflection activities regarding your family’s experiences with ADHD, and interactive exercises regarding self-regulation and mindfulness throughout the course.

Parents are encouraged to attend with at least one other adult from your family, such as a co-parent, grandparent, or extended family member.

The workshop will be hosted by Student Therapists enrolled in the Friends University Master of Science in Family Therapy Graduate Program.

Registration is FREE but does not include a copy of the book. Participants are encouraged to purchase and bring their own copies of the book to the workshop.

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ADULT EDUCATION LUNCH & TRAINING
Aug
25
12:15 PM12:15

ADULT EDUCATION LUNCH & TRAINING

All current and prospective small-group leaders, group members and Sunday-school teachers are invited to a luncheon and training Aug. 25 at 12:15 p.m. in Dining Room #150. Attendees will be able to ask general questions and share best practices. To help plan the meal, please email your RSVP to Pastor Kim at kim@ehumc.org. The nursery will be available with preregistration.

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OPEN STREETS ICT
Sep
22
12:00 PM12:00

OPEN STREETS ICT

Open Streets ICT! September 22, 12 PM to 5 PM. East Heights will have a booth located in the College Hill Activity Hub near Clifton Square. We will offer free water and popcorn and give away prizes and information about East Heights. We will also have 9 Square in the Air for all to play. Bring your family and friends and enjoy this fun community event. If you can volunteer an hour or so to help us provide hospitality, please contact Beth Strickler: beth@ehumc.org or 682-6518.

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Connect with East Heights
Sep
29
12:15 PM12:15

Connect with East Heights

YOU are invited! We hope you’ll join us for an informal lunch for newcomers on Sunday, September 29 at 12:15 PM. We would like to get to know you and answer your questions about the church. It’s a great time to meet the pastors and staff and discover fellowship and ministry opportunities. Membership information is also available for those who are interested. Childcare is provided. For lunch or childcare reservations contact Beth Strickler in the church office.

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BELL CHOIR KICK-OFF
Aug
15
5:30 PM17:30

BELL CHOIR KICK-OFF

The East Heights Bell Choir kicks off the year with an Ice Cream Sundae Social on Thursday, August 15 at 5:30pm at Troy and Laura Fischer’s home. You bring your favorite ice cream topping, and they’ll provide the ice cream! If you have an instrumental music background of any kind, you will love ringing with this group. Now’s the time to try!If you have any questions or need more information about these musical opportunities, please contact Troy Fischer at troy@ehumc.org .

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CHOIR KICK-OFF
Aug
14
6:45 PM18:45

CHOIR KICK-OFF

The wonderful East Heights Chancel Choir returns to Worship at 11am on August 11. New singers are welcome to join in this tradition-rich ensemble! Wednesday night rehearsals begin again downstairs on August 14 at 6:45pm in the Choir Room. The choir presents music of varied styles with varied accompaniment as well as major works throughout the year in Sanctuary Worship at 11am. Come be a part of this fabulous group.

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Missions Lunch
Jul
28
12:15 PM12:15

Missions Lunch

All are invited to give input about East Heights' missions at a lunch, Sunday, July 28th. Help celebrate missions, review the missions of the past year and plan future projects. Lunch will be at 12:15pm in the Dining Room 150 and will feature a taco bar. Please indicate you would like to attend and provide food by emailing Pastor Kim (kim@ehumc.org) or look for the signup sheet on the display table.

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VBS Car Wash
Jul
19
9:00 AM09:00

VBS Car Wash

The last morning of VBS, Paige Nelson and her VBS crew will be giving car washes for donations in the church parking lot. All donations will be added to the overall total the children raise for the entire week. This year all funds will go to buy supplies for the Block Party mission. Thank YOU for your support!

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New Pastor Welcome Sunday
Jul
7
10:00 AM10:00

New Pastor Welcome Sunday

Rev. Steve Spencer has been appointed as our next senior pastor as of July 1, 2019. Come to a combined worship service on July 7 at 10 am to welcome Pastor Steve and his family. A cookie reception in the Coffeehouse will follow the service. Watch for additional opportunities to meet Pastor Steve!

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Pastor Craig's Final Sunday
Jun
9
8:45 AM08:45

Pastor Craig's Final Sunday

Pastor Craig has been appointed to Trinity UMC in Salina. Come and help celebrate his 8 years of ministry at East Heights on June 9. He will be preaching at all three morning services, then we will have a cook-out lunch at noon. Come and celebrate Pastor Craig as we send him off to his next adventure!

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Sale of the Century Garage Sale
May
30
to May 31

Sale of the Century Garage Sale

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The Sale of the Century garage sale, May 30 from 8am-5pm and May 31 from 8am to 3pm in Hedrick Hall (south end of church), raises funds for youth mission trips. Please bring items to donate to the sale beginning May 28 at 9am. Donated items will be accepted through May 29 at 5pm. If you have large items to donate that need to be picked up, please contact Paige Nelson (682, 6518 or paige@ehumc.org) before May 24 to get your name on the list for a donation pick-up.

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Confirmation Sunday
May
12
to May 13

Confirmation Sunday

Twelve of our 8th graders have worked the entire school year, learning more about the faith in preparation to claiming the names “Christian” and “Methodist” for themselves. Come and hear about their journey and celebrate as these young people make their first personal commitment to Christ and the church during the 11 am service. A cookie reception in the Coffeehouse will follow.

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Palm Sunday Celebration Potluck & Egg Hunt
Apr
14
12:00 PM12:00

Palm Sunday Celebration Potluck & Egg Hunt

The UMW and Children’s council are hosting a potluck to celebrate Easter and the completion of our Capital Campaign! Fried chicken and dessert will be provided, but you are invited to bring a side dish. Easter activities will be available during the meal, and at 1pm, we will have an egg hunt! Rev. Dr. Mitch Reece will be preaching in the morning worship services, and children will be processing with palms. We also hope to celebrate the full payment of capital campaign loan! We hope to see you there!!

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