Service Times Have Changed
Sunday School – 8:30 am
Sunday Worship – 9:45 am
12846 Daiber Road – Highland IL 62249

Confirmation Classes

Confirmation classes for those 8th grade & older students begin in January! PARENT MEETING DECEMBER 8 @ NOON Our confirmation program involves our youth learning more about themselves, confirming their faith in Jesus, and how to live the commitment they are about to make. They work with teacher Robin Ermer and through a structured mentoring…

Sunday Worship Services

Highland Hope offers two distinct worship services. If you prefer a service that includes traditional liturgy, singing hymns & gospel with some more current music as well, join us for our 1st service at 8:15 a.m. If you’re looking for something that’s a little more upbeat, with contemporary worship music provided by our talented worship…

Children’s Church

Children’s Church is a worship service designed just for kids at their level. We offer Children’s Church during the 8:15 service. Children PreK-5th grade start in worship with their parents for the praise & worship time, then are dismissed to Kid’s Church, which is upstairs. There are always many activities planned to help our kids…


We are excited to be offering a Sunday School class based on Creed by Adam Hamilton. Do you have questions about foundational Christian truths such as the purpose of life? Believing that powerful answers are embedded in the Apostles’ Creed, Adam Hamilton examines it to explore what Christians believe and why it matters. Topics are:…

Mardi gras chicken & waffles

Come join us for a Sunday afternoon of food, fellowship, fun and fundraising! Our Mardi Gras Chicken & Waffle Dinner last year was so much fun, we’re doing it again. 2:00 pm Doors & Silent Auction Open 3:00 pm Chicken & Waffle Dinner 4:00 pm Live Auction

Student Ministry – Grades 6-12

All students in grades 6-12 are invited to join our student ministry team! We have lots of fun as we learn about how Jesus loves us and His plan for our lives.

Food Pantry Sunday

First Sundays at #HHOPE are food pantry Sundays! The Highland Area Christian Service Ministry (HACSM) serves the Highland area as a center for assistance in securing food as well as getting help for other needs. Bring your non-perishable food donations as well as personal care items and household consumables (like toilet paper). Even that accumulation…

Mission Team Meeting

Join our Missions Team-for the year or for one project! Come see what we have planned for 2016!


Are you 50+? Join the Older, Wiser, Lord Serving Ministry as they meet every 1st Saturday (usually) of the month. Most often meetings are at the church and include potluck lunch. Come be a part of this active ministry that impacts many other ministries with their time, talents and support.    

Hope Fund Sunday

Highland Hope UMC’s Hope Fund allows us to help our neighbors with various needs such as a gas card or help with utilities. We want to be ready to stand in the gap and offer a hand up or a little help to get through. Whenever we have a 5th Sunday in the month, we…