Contemporary Worship 8:50am - Sunday Study Groups 10:00am - Traditional Worship 11:15am

7050 Village Center Drive, Austin, TX 78731 512.345.1743 info@NWHillsUMC.org

Mission Work

The people of Northwest Hills UMC seek to make a Christian difference in the lives of people who need a helping hand - whether they live in our community or beyond.

Join us and make a difference too!

Storm Recovery

Our neighbors in the coastal bend still need help in their effort to recover from last year's devastating floods. We're working to help.

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The people of Northwest Hills UMC seek to make a Christian difference in the lives of people who need a helping hand - whether they live in our community or beyond.

Join us and make a difference too!

 

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April 7 (Saturday)

Hands on Housing Citywide Paint Day Grab your paintbrush and join us as we paint the home of a senior citizen or disabled individual who lives in poverty.  This project allows us to put our faith in action as we labor to help a neighbor in need.  9am-4pm

April 14 (Saturday)

Brunch at Open Door

Help us feed hungry men, women and children.  We will be cooking and serving a hot brunch for the homeless and the hungry at “Open Door.”  This event will be held at University UMC from 8:15am – 11am.

 

May 6 (Sunday)

Community First Village

We will serve dinner for the community now living at Community First Village. Join us and see what this groundbreaking effort to stop homelessness is all about.

4pm – 7pm

May 12 (Saturday)

Texas Ramp Project

Have you ever changed a person’s life in a single day?  You can by helping us with our Texas Ramp Project.  We will build a wheelchair ramp for a disabled or elderly person who can’t afford to buy one. In a few hours, we give these folks the freedom to leave their home again.  8am–2pm.

 

June (Tuesdays and Thursdays)

OWL Reading Camp

We will again host an OWL Reading Camp

this summer.  This Camp is designed to help refugee children who need one-on-one tutoring to improve their reading skills during the summer season.  Adult helpers must have a background check.

 

June 23 (Saturday)

Brunch at Open Door

We will cook and serve more than 200 meals for persons who are homeless or otherwise in need.  This event will be held at University UMC from 8:15am – 11am.

 

September

Rise Against Hunger!!!

We are partnering with “Rise Against Hunger” to help fight hunger.  On “Rise Against Hunger” day, we will gather at Northwest Hills UMC to pack food boxes for thousands of children.  We invite you to join with us and Stop Hunger Now!

October 31 – Trunk or Treat

We provide a safe alternative to door-to-door trick-or-treating on this night.  All children are invited to this free event.

December Nativity and Toy Drive

Come and see our outdoor nativity.  We will tell the story of Jesus’ birth in a fresh and memorable way.  We’ll have a real camel, sheep and a donkey!  We’ll have a petting zoo too!  This is a free event.  However, you are invited to bring a NEW toy or NEW clothing item for a child.  These gifts will be given to the Rainbow Room – a resource center for children who have been placed in protective care.

Some Ongoing Projects:

Pillow Case Ministry

This ministry group makes colorful pillow cases for children who stay at Dell Children’s Hospital.

Manna Bags

Northwest Hills UMC makes “Manna Bags” filled with non-perishable food items.  These bags are distributed to the hungry and/or homeless.

Prayer Shawl Ministry

This team makes shawls and blankets for persons who are ill or otherwise in need of a tangible sign of God’s love.


Contemporary Worship 8:50am - Sunday Study Groups 10:00am - Traditional Worship 11:15am

7050 Village Center Drive, Austin, TX 78731 512.345.1743 info@NWHillsUMC.org