Conference Audio Archive

Conference Artist - additional remarks

6/9/2015

Ted Lyddon Hatten, Conference artist, had additional remarks for the Iowa Annual Conference session, which clarified portions of his first presentation


Diakonos skit and witness

6/9/2015

The Diakonos, youth assistants, youth in ministry, share their annual skit with members of the 2015 Iowa Annual Conference session.


Imagine No Malaria presentation

6/9/2015

“I have an incredible story of celebration for our church that you, members of the Iowa Conference have shaped,” said Sheri Atland, campaign director of Imagine No Malaria. “Today, together, our grassroots actions are uniting and informing the people of our church and beyond our doors to the communities that we serve.” 


Iowa United Methodist Foundation

6/9/2015

The annual report of the Iowa United Methodist Foundation


Tuesday morning Bible Study

6/9/2015

Listening to the Conference for four days, Rev. Rebecca Fisher, LDM Evangelism & New Ministry Development was led to ask, “How do you make a disciple?”   She posed the question during the Tuesday morning Bible study of the 2015 annual conference session


Adam Hamilton teaching session - 2

6/8/2015

Adam Hamilton's focus for the second of his teaching sessions at the 2015 Iowa Annual Conference was "Ideas for Preaching and Worship"


Adam Hamilton teaching session - 3

6/8/2015

"Strategies for Reaching the Unchurched" was the focus of Adam Hamilton's third teaching session at the 2015 Iowa Annual Conference session


Black College Fund report

6/8/2015

Markus McKinney presented the annual report of the Black College Fund.


Change A Child's Story

6/8/2015

Sometimes, when you are living in a rough situation or going through a rough time, you need a good story to take you away, to give you power, to help you dream about changing your own story. The Iowa Conference hopes to help thousands of children do just that through a reading initiative called Change a Child’s Story.


Iowa-Nigeria Partnership celebration

6/8/2015

The twenty-five years of the Iowa-Nigeria Partnership were celebrated with music, recollections and images of the world-transforming ministry.


Adam Hamilton teaching session 1

6/7/2015

Adam Hamilton presents "Effective Church Leadership," as the first of his teaching sessions for the 2015 Iowa Annual Conference. Hamilton is the Senior Pastor of the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection.


Design Task Force report

6/7/2015

“Adaptive change” and “vision pathways” are the future for the Iowa Conference according to the Workforce Design Task Force (DTF).  Addressing the annual conference session on Sunday afternoon, five members of the group that has been working for two years reviewed the history, process, vision, and proposed next steps as well as responding to ...


Laity Address

6/7/2015

Margaret Borgen presents her Lay Leader's Address to the 2015 Iowa Annual Conference session


Retirement Service

6/7/2015

The Service of Recognition of Retirement celebrated the ministries of 34 persons.  Rev. Lilian Gallo Seagren offered a sermon entitled, "Discipleship in Various Love Languages."


Service for the Ordering of Ministry

6/7/2015

Service for the Ordering of Ministry of the 2015 Iowa Annual Conference session. Bishop Julius C. Trimble was the preacher for the service or ordination, commissioning, and recognition of the completion of the course of study. It was held on Sunday, June 7.


Conference Artist

6/6/2015

Ted Lyddon Hatton, Iowa Conference artist, invites the conference into a conversation


Episcopal Address

6/6/2015

Bishop Julius C. Trimble's Episcopal Address to the 2015 Iowa Annual Conference


Service of Gathering and Remembrance

6/6/2015

The Service of Gathering and Remembrance from the 2015 Iowa Annual Conference session. Rev.Dr. Karen Nelson was the the preacher for the service.


Treasurer's report

6/6/2015

Conference Treasurer Terry Montgomery presents his report to the 2015 Iowa Annual Conference session