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Mobile United Methodist Missionaries

This past year has changed how we do things – in almost every aspect of our life. As our Conference moves from eight districts to five and implements circuit ministry, Mobile United Methodist Missionaries knows it’s the perfect time to explore new ways to minister across our districts.

Because we serve in partnership with you in your communities, we’d like your input as we plan. What kind of help do you need? What types of outreach does your community need? What mission is your community of faith called to?

Please share your thoughts via this survey:

Your responses will help direct our work, and we appreciate you taking time to repond.


Cherie Miner, MUMM director


Ames Collegiate UMC and Wesley Foundation Children, Youth and Family Ministries Assistant

The Children, Youth and Family Ministries Assistant will provide administrative support and will help in the visioning and development of the children, youth and family ministries.  The assistant will assist with identifying, recruiting, training and equipping people for ministry within each of these areas.  The assistant will provide leadership assistance with youth groups.  Also, the assistant will provide administrative support to Wesley Center activities.

For more information, please see Classifieds


Youth Pastor Needed

Oakwood UMC in Pleasant Hill is searching for a 1/2-to-2/3-time youth pastor to begin September 2021. Salary is negotiable based on previous experience and effectiveness. Please see Classifieds


Advanced "Accountable Discipleship"
This course focuses on the concept of the household of God, Scripture as divine revelation, Wesleyan understanding of grace, and the importance of the class leaders in the development of the Methodist movement.
July 10, 17, 24, and 31 (Saturdays from 9:00am to 11:45 am through Zoom.
Only those who have taken the Basic Course may enroll in the Advanced Course.
Book:  Accountable Discipleship by Steven W. Manskar ($15.00) purchase at or
If you have questions, you may email Bernie Colorado at

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Walking Where Jesus Walked!

Bishop Laurie Haller invites clergy and laity to join her in pilgrimage to the Holy Land,

February 1-11, 2022.

The “Bible Land Exploration” tour is certain to impact you in very positive ways as you experience the Land of our Faith firsthand.

Early registration discounts are available through August 1. For more information contact:

Len and Diane Eberhart
641-990-3861 voice/text


World famous Passion Play - rescheduled in 2022

Bishop Laurie Haller is leading a group to experience the
Best of Italy & Oberammergau Passion Play

August 15-26, 2022.

Early registration discounts are available through September 30.  For more information contact:

Len and Diane Eberhart
641-990-3861 voice/text