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Poinsettias & Candles for Christmas

Honor or Remember a Loved One this Christmas We invite you to purchase a poinsettia or flameless candle for Christmas in memory or honor of a loved one. They will decorate the sanctuary starting on Sunday, December 18, and remain through Sunday, December 26, after which you may take yours home. Order Deadline: Sunday, December 5 Order Form We’ve provided the order form two different ways – you may either download and print the order form and drop it off or…

Gobble & Squash!

The children in our Faith Finders group (grades 3-6) will be raising funds to support Hope Collective from November 7-20 – you can donate to have a friend’s lawn “Gobbled & Squashed”! The children will place wooden pumpkins and turkeys in your friend’s lawn, in exchange for your contribution to the fundraiser! If you would like to Gobble and Squash a friend’s yard, or purchase “insurance” to keep your yard safe from any future wandering turkeys and pumpkins, please fill…
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Conversations About Anti-Racism

We are pleased to welcome the Rev. Dr. Susan K. Smith to Hilliard UMC for a series of presentations and conversations about Anti-Racism. Dr. Smith and Pastor April have been friends and colleagues for years, and April is excited to bring Dr. Smith to HUMC, for her engaging speaking style and passionate storytelling. Dr. Smith has written five books, pastored a church here in Columbus, and worked on anti-racism efforts for many years. Events Sunday, November 7, preaching at both…

11am Service Interpreted for Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Our 11am service is interpreted weekly for the deaf and hard of hearing! You can come in person or watch online or on demand. Details about worship are HERE. The American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter stands to the left of the stage/altar as you’re looking toward the front, if you want to choose your seat in the sanctuary for the best view.

Opportunities to Serve

Looking for a way to help change the world, or even just your little corner of it? Serving others is so good for our souls! It boosts our joy and confidence. It builds others up and helps us connect with others in friendship and love. It fills our lives with meaning and purpose, and it helps change the world! And it opens us up to being influenced and shaped by God and others, which is life-giving. Click or tap the…

Unlearning Together

As followers of Jesus the Christ, our call is to love. Our ethic is love. Love is our source, and love is at the heart of our identity. And yet, to live as if this were true — body, heart, and mind — will require some significant transformation. In many ways, the kind of learning required is really UNLEARNING. The critical and difficult task of re-examining our assumptions, our patterns of behavior, our fundamental values, and the systems that we…

Hilliard UMC is a Reconciling Congregation

Hilliard UMC is now a proud member of the Reconciling Ministries Network! This congregational vote and the high percentage of affirmation helps us to send a message loud and clear to the LGBTQ+ community here in our neighborhood that they are not only welcome in this church, but they are loved just as they are. More details HERE, along with our Statement of Affirmation.
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Get the Giving App

There’s an easy way to support Hilliard UMC right from your phone! Give in 3 easy steps: Download the free GIVEPLUS+ app on your smart phone (available for both iPhone and Android). Find your church. Donate. Easy, paperless, and goes straight to the church, credited to you. Thank you for your generosity!