News & Updates


Mindful Mondays

Mindful Mondays

Looking for a new way to connect spiritually but don’t know where to start? Is sitting still with your eyes closed not your favorite way of connecting to God? This summer we’ll try a variety of practices for embodying spirituality, connecting to God with our whole...

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Easter Breakfast

Easter Breakfast

Please join us for a delicious Easter morning breakfast! The men of the church will be serving breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. Breakfast will feature all of your favorites, including made-to-order omelets, egg bake, sausages, cheesy hash browns, biscuits and gravy, mixed...

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Easter 2019 – New Beginnings

Easter 2019 – New Beginnings

Join us at River Hills United Methodist Church for Holy Week and Easter worship services. Questions? Please call the church office at (952) 890-2515 or email riverhills@riverhillsumc.org. Palm Sunday (April 14) worship at 9:00am and 11:05am. Maundy Thursday (April 18)...

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Lenten Series – Season of Lament

Lenten Series – Season of Lament

Join us every Wednesday at 7:00pm during Lent for worship. Lent is a season during which we prepare for the celebration of Easter. This year, we are declaring Lent as a Season of Lament. As we prepare our hearts, we find ourselves in a time of acknowledging the ways...

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Response to General Conference 2019

Response to General Conference 2019

The Special Session of General Conference in St. Louis ended on Tuesday. Your pastors at River Hills have spent the past few days learning more about the decisions that were made, praying for our denomination, and pondering their response. They have written a letter...

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Meeting Our Neighbors, Part 2

Meeting Our Neighbors, Part 2

River Hills UMC and the Burnsville Mosque got together at the mosque in January, and now we’re inviting everyone over to our place! We’ll meet March 16, 2:30-4:30pm for some refreshments and fellowship. Everyone is welcome whether you came in January or not. We’ll...

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WOW Women’s Retreat – Chilled but Filled

WOW Women’s Retreat – Chilled but Filled

Join WOW (Women of Worth) at River Hills UMC for our women's retreat: Chilled but Filled. The retreat will take place on Saturday, February 16th from 5-8pm. We will enjoy a soup supper, devotion, Tai Chi demonstration, crafts, and more! Feel free to bring a friend! To...

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Godspell at River Hills UMC!

Godspell at River Hills UMC!

Do you want to be a part of something special?  River Hills UMC will be putting on a special production of Godspell. Not a traditional staging or traditional casting, Pastor Robert Braudt has a vision for performing the musical... in nine episodes. Instead of casting...

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Feed My Starving Children – Church-Wide Packing Event!

Feed My Starving Children – Church-Wide Packing Event!

Join us on Saturday, February 2nd for an all-church mission event at Feed My Starving Children in Eagan! Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) "provides nutritionally complete meals specifically formulated for malnourished children." The meals are packed by volunteers......

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Human Trafficking Presentation

Human Trafficking Presentation

Join us on January 28th from 6:30 - 8:00pm at River Hills UMC to learn more about Human Trafficking, who is vulnerable, and how we might be able to keep our eyes open to signs of trouble. The presentation will be given by a representative from Homeland Security. If...

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