Welcome to our site!


Our mission – “Celebrate and Share Christ with our community and throughout our world.”


We are a community church open to all who wish to join us in worship and in fellowship with others. All are welcome.


 Church Sanctuary and Stewart Hall are accessible to people with disabilities.


Our church address is 285 North 2nd St., Hotchkiss, CO.  81419


Where in our community is God calling us to serve?? How are we sharing God’s Love??


Hotchkiss Community UMC continues to meet  for worship at 9:30 a.m.

Adult Sunday school with Rev. Josh will meet in Hotchkiss 8:30-9:30 a.m. on Sundays in Sanctuary Adult Sunday School Room September-May.

All are welcome.


You are welcome to join us after worship service for a time of fellowship and light refreshments in Stewart Hall. 

This is a great opportunity for fellowship with fellow church members. All are welcome.




The Orchard LEGO STEAM starts Oct. 19, 3:45 – 5:45 — The next session of The Orchard after-school elementary student ministry begins Oct. 19. We will spend five weeks building with LEGO block. These will be drop-in sessions. Each week there will be time for free building as well as guided builds in LEGO robotics and STEAM projects. Watch your worship bulletin and these emails for more details. 


For more information – you may view the facebook page – Orchard HCUMC;  Email orchardhcumc@gmail.com or call the church at 970-872-3540



This Sunday we start a new message series “Face to Face with Jesus.” Join us as we hear the beloved story of Zacchaeus who sought transformation in his life. Zacchaeus climbs a tree to get a glimpse of Jesus and in the process is invited to host Jesus for dinner. Where do you need transformation, healing and hope in your life? Join us in person (285 N. 2nd) or online (right here) Sunday at 9:30 a.m.




Worship Live Stream — If you can’t join us in person for worship, you are invited to participate in worship through our live stream on our Facebook page. If you can’t join us live, a recording of the worship will be posted on the Facebook page for later viewing. 

Hotchkiss Community UMC at 9:30 a.m. Sundays.


You may follow the church’s Facebook page to stay up to date.



You may follow Pastor Josh at this Facebook link below.  He will be sharing church information on this page. He looks forward to reconnecting with you online.



Rev. Josh’s Video Sermon Messages – please click on the links to view.


These will open to Facebook-recorded live or YouTube.


Twenty-fourth  Sunday After Pentecost, November 20th/”Life Ain’t All Good…But It Ain’t Half Bad”;  Matthew 7:24-28


Twenty-third  Sunday After Pentecost, November 13th/”Face to Face with Jesus: Open-Mouthed Tourists”;  Luke 21:5-19


Twenty-second  Sunday After Pentecost, November 6th/”Face to Face with Jesus: A Band of Puzzlers”;  Luke 20:27-38


Twenty-first  Sunday After Pentecost, October 30th/”Face to Face with Jesus: Out On a Limb”; Luke 19:1-10


Twentieth  Sunday After Pentecost, October 23rd/”Four Prayers that Don’t Work; 4. The Prayer of Comparison”; Luke 18:9-14


Nineteenth  Sunday After Pentecost, October 16th/”Four Prayers that Don’t Work; 3. The Prayer That Quits”; Luke 18:1-8


Eighteenth  Sunday After Pentecost, October 9th/”Four Prayers that Don’t Work; 2. The Prayer That Quilts”; Luke 17:11-19


Seventeenth  Sunday After Pentecost, October 2nd/”Four Prayers that Don’t Work; 1. The Prayer for Enough Faith to Have No Need for Faith”; Luke 17:5-10







Mail-in Offerings and Tithes
If  you are unable to attend our worship service, you may mail your offering

to the church at the below address.

Hotchkiss Community United Methodist
P.O. BOX 576 

HOTCHKISS  CO  81419 -0576



  • Select the GIVING  menu item from the above Main Menu.

  • Download the Mobile App to your smartphone.  Search  for Vanco Mobile Faith Engagement. Search for Hotchkiss. Our church picture is the logo.

  • Scan the QR Code from your smartphone.                                                                        


All three options will look and work the same as you continue through the screens.

Note: You may also select the Contribute option to add extra to help pay transaction fees. This is optional.


HOTCHKISS FOOD BANK at the Methodist Church at 2nd & Orchard

We have been and continue to be open to provide nutritional food for those in need of assistance. Our pantry is stocked. We are continuing our CURBSIDE only pick up. Please CALL 872-3540 & leave a message with phone number and name. We will return your call on Tuesday from 9am-12pm. Pick up times are on Wednesday between 10am-11am. Your food request will be delivered to you at curbside, only. Our doors remain locked. THANK YOU!!!!



Rev. Joshua Langille-Hoppe

You may contact Rev. Josh at his email –  jlhpastor@gmail.com


-Sunday Worship Service – 9:30am.  All are welcome.

-Adult Sunday School – September-May, 8:30am.  All are welcome.

-Children’s Sunday School – please contact the church office at 970-872-3540;  They are meeting every other Sunday. This is every other Sunday. Children will be excused after ‘Story for All Ages’ with Rev. Josh during the Worship Service for their Sunday School. All children are welcome. There are also outside Children’s activities that are planned. Please check above.




Special Services:

Ash Wednesday
Palm Sunday, Sunday
Maundy Thursday
Good Friday
Easter Sunday
Christmas Eve Service