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May 2019

Appointive Cabinet

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Setup & testing for GBHEM meetings next week

Friday, May 3, 2019 to Saturday, May 4, 2019
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

South Central District Conference

Saturday, May 4, 2019 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Chariton, First UMC

Pancakes for Women at the Well

Sunday, May 5, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Rippey United Methodist Church
Rippey United Methodist will host the annual "Pancakes for Women at the Well" with a free-will offering for the congregation at the women's prison in Mitchellvillle.

GBHEM Board of Ordained Ministry Event

Monday, May 6, 2019 to Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

GBHEM Board of Ordained Ministry Event

Monday, May 6, 2019 to Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

GBHEM Board of Ordained Ministry Event

Monday, May 6, 2019 to Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Right Start Check In

Monday, May 6, 2019 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

I-ACE

Monday, May 6, 2019 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

GBHEM Board of Ordained Ministry Event

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 to Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

GBHEM Board of Ordained Ministry Event

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 to Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

GBHEM Board of Ordained Ministry Event

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 to Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

I-ACE

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Resource Team Meeting

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

GBHEM Board of Ordained Ministry Event

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 to Thursday, May 9, 2019
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

GBHEM Board of Ordained Ministry Event

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 to Thursday, May 9, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

GBHEM Board of Ordained Ministry Event

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 to Thursday, May 9, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Teams Training

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

DAA / Teams Training

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Microsoft Teams Training

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Teams Training

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Microsoft Teams Training

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Joint Task Force

Thursday, May 9, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

BoOM Executive Committee Meeting

Thursday, May 9, 2019 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Board of Ordained Ministry Meeting

Friday, May 10, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Board of Ordained Ministry Meeting

Friday, May 10, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Directors

Monday, May 13, 2019 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Planning and Research

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Appointive Cabinet

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Appointive Cabinet

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

DMPCC

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

BOP

Thursday, May 16, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

BOP

Thursday, May 16, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

BOP

Thursday, May 16, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Spring Neighborhood Party

Saturday, May 18, 2019 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Valley United Methodist Church
Valley United Methodist Church, 4201 Ashworth in West Des Moines is sponsoring a "Spring Neighborhood Party". Neighbors and friends are invited to join us for games, fellowship, food, and a concert by Higher Power Quartet of Central Iowa. Games will ...

Pre-Conference Meeting

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Resource Team Meeting

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Sessions Committee

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Pension Presentation

Thursday, May 23, 2019 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

IA Walk to Emmaus "Face to Face"

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 9:00 AM to Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 4:00 AM
Location: Our Savior's United Methodist Church
About Face to Face Face to Face began "Encounters" in Emmaus Communities across the United States in 2015. Each day, new groups are joining in this adventure of starting Face to Face in their local Emmaus communities. They are experiencing a renewed ...

A-Team meeting

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Staff Meeting

Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Preaching and Worship Academy Design Team

Thursday, May 30, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Right Start Workshop

Monday, June 3, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Administrative Services Staff Meeting

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Appointive Cabinet

Thursday, June 6, 2019 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Cabinet Dinner

Thursday, June 6, 2019 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Appointive Cabinet

Friday, June 7, 2019 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Directors Team Formation and Planning

Thursday, June 13, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

NE District Basic & Advanced Lay Speaker Training

Saturday, June 15, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Time:  Saturday June 15, 2019 from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Where:  West Union UMC Cost:  $10.00 - need at least 6 people to pre-register by June 1, 2019 - register on attached flyer. Bring your own sack lunch, light refreshments will be provided.  Need to...

Conference Staff Gathering

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Sessions Committee

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 9:45 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Sessions Committee

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 9:45 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Appointive Cabinet

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Appointive Cabinet

Thursday, June 20, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

dCOM Best Practices

Thursday, June 20, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Central District Parish Development

Thursday, June 20, 2019 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

CCMC Meeting

Saturday, June 22, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Brickriver DCOM discussion

Monday, June 24, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Brickriver discussion

Friday, June 28, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Episcopal

Monday, July 1, 2019 to Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Episcopal

Monday, July 1, 2019 to Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Appointive Cabinet

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Background Policy Meeting

Thursday, July 11, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Hispanic Ministries

Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

BOP Exec Committee Meeting

Monday, July 15, 2019 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Central District Ministry Expectation

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Central District Ministry Expectation

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Iowa Walk To Emmaus Men's Walk

Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:00 PM to Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 7:00 PM
While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and walked with them. - Luke 24:15 The walk to Emmaus is an experience of Christian spiritual renewal and formation that begins with a three-day short course in Christianity. It is an ...

Parish Development

Friday, July 19, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Foundation

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Foundation

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Iowa Walk to Emmaus Women's Walk

Thursday, July 25, 2019 7:00 PM to Sunday, July 28, 2019 at 7:00 PM
While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and walked with them. - Luke 24:15 The walk to Emmaus is an experience of Christian spiritual renewal and formation that begins with a three-day short course in Christianity. It is an ...

Central District Operational Team

Thursday, August 1, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Administrative Services Staff Meeting

Thursday, August 1, 2019 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Candidacy Retreat

Saturday, August 3, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Candidacy Retreat

Saturday, August 3, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

Midwest Conference Meeting

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 12:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Episcopal Officd

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 to Thursday, August 8, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Episcopal Officd

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 to Thursday, August 8, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

Episcopal Officd

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 to Thursday, August 8, 2019
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Episcopal Officd

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 to Thursday, August 8, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Episcopal Officd

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 to Thursday, August 8, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Thursday, August 8, 2019 to Friday, August 9, 2019
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

RIM

Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Archives & History Board Mtg

Thursday, August 8, 2019 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Archives & History Board Mtg

Thursday, August 8, 2019 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Commission Meeting

Saturday, August 10, 2019 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

SLM Commission Meeting

Saturday, August 10, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Commission Meeting

Saturday, August 10, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Boundary & Ethics Training

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Boundary & Ethics Training

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

BOP

Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

BOP

Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

BOP

Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Auction Methodist Churches of Ottumwa

Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:00 AM
Location: Ottumwa, First UMC

UMW (John Wesley)/Ingathering (Charles Wesley)

Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Ingathering Meeting

Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Ingathering Meeting

Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Tubing and Pizza in Decorah

Saturday, August 17, 2019 9:45 AM to 11:00 PM
Location: Decorah, First UMC
Tubing and Pizza -  When:  Saturday August 17, 2019 Where:  Meet at Decorah River Tubes (701 Winneshiek Ave., Decorah, IA)  Time:  9:45 am Cost:  $10.00 for a day of fun!  Who:  All youth - entering 6th grade or older are invited  

Show and Shine - Ice Cream Social

Sunday, August 18, 2019 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Rock Branch UMC
The 3rd Annual Rock Branch Car Show and Shine - Ice Cream Social features cars, tractors, brownies, ice cream! You might even see pickups and motorcycles!! Rock Branch UMC is "The Church of the Open Country" at 1610 Lee Avenue, rural Correctionville,...

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Preaching and Worship Academy

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Kaizen

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

First United Methodist, Marshalltown

Sunday, August 25, 2019 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: First United Methodist Church
First United Methodist Church in Marshalltown will have their annual Food Packaging Event Sunday, August 25, following worship at 11:00 am. Kids Against Hunger Outreach International will provide the product for us to package 30,000 Spanish Rice ...

North Central District Laity Day

Sunday, August 25, 2019 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Jefferson, First UMC
STOP HUMAN TRAFFICKING -  LEARN HOW YOU & YOUR CONGREGATION CAN HELP Please bring supplies needed for "Wings of Refuge" a Christ-centered restorative home that focuses on the restoration of the survivors of domestic sex trafficking: Gift cards ...

Pictured Rocks Camp Decommissioning Service

Sunday, August 25, 2019 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Pictured Rocks United Methodist Camp has impacted countless lives since it’s commissioning as a United Methodist ministry in 1961. At the conclusion of this year’s summer camping program, Pictured Rocks will be acquired by Camp Courageous and will ...

Auction & Ice Cream Social

Sunday, August 25, 2019 5:00 PM
There will be an Auction and Ice Cream Social starting at 5;00 pm on Sunday, August 25, 2019. The Homemade Ice Cream is $5 per bowl with toppings galore and cookies and bars on the side.

Web Voting Demonstration

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

CE Staff Meeting

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

dCOM Training - Central & South Central Districts

Thursday, September 5, 2019 1:15 PM to 4:15 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Central District Basic & Advanced Lay Servant Ministries Classes

Saturday, September 7, 2019
Location: Des Moines, Burns United Methodist Church
Basic Class and Advanced Class opportunities. When: Saturday, September 7, 2019 Where: Des Moines, Burns United Methodist Church                   1909 MLK Pkwy                  Des Moines, IA 50314 Click HERE to register. Welcome will begin at ...

Board of Church and Society

Saturday, September 7, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Monday, September 9, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Extended Cabinet

Monday, September 9, 2019 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Appointive Cabinet

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

DAAs

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Foundation Field Staff Meeting

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Appointive Cabinet

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Friday, September 13, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

GC Delegation

Saturday, September 14, 2019 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Commission Meeting

Saturday, September 14, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Ice Cream Social

Sunday, September 15, 2019 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: Palisades-Kepler State Park
East Central District Clergy, Lay Leaders and families are invited to an Ice Cream Social to meet new clergy in the District, catch up with current ones, and get to know our lay leaders. Please send Ann a quick email letting her know if you plan to ...

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Hazleton/Trinity UMW Annual Fall Chicken & Biscuit Luncheon

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Serving choice of chicken biscuits or beef burgers with salad, dessert, and beverage. Adults $6.00 -- Children $3.00 (5 years old and younger eat FREE). A La Carte or items added to basic menu: Chicken Biscuit or Beef Burger only - $4.00, Salad - ...

SW District In Mission Together Training

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Oakland UMC
Training for local Mission Chairs on the new way to report your church’s mission work! ·         Simpler than Rainbow Covenant ·         Gives credit for volunteer work ·         Encourages real partnerships Come to a preview of the new “In Mission ...

SW District In Mission Together Training

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Greefield UMC
Training for local Mission Chairs on the new way to report your church’s mission work! ·         Simpler than Rainbow Covenant ·         Gives credit for volunteer work ·         Encourages real partnerships Come to a preview of the new “In Mission...

Professional Administrators of the United Methodist Connectional Structure (PAUMCS)

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Jefferson, First UMC
Our Iowa State PAUMCS organization traditionally has a meeting once a year.  We lost our fearless leader, Natalie Rekemeyer to another job.  We miss her.  Anyway, there is an opportunity for a meeting in Mapleton, Iowa coming up.  The cost is $35 but...

SW District Day Apart

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Creighton University Retreat Center
Wednesday, September, 18, 2019 9:30 am to 2:00 pm Creighton University Retreat Center (16493 Contrail Ave., Griswold, IA  51535-4296)     The Gift of Conflict: Many churches and people in general are afraid of conflict and avoid it at all costs, but ...
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Eight Year Assessment

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Joint Task Force

Thursday, September 19, 2019 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

BoOM Exec

Thursday, September 19, 2019 3:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Board of Ordained Ministry

Friday, September 20, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Board of Ordained Ministry

Friday, September 20, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

North Central District Lay Servant Trainings

Saturday, September 21, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Algona, First UMC
Attend a one day training and become a Certified Lay Speaker Where: Algona, First UMC, 201 E. Nebraska St., Algona, IA 50511-2720 When: Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Cost: $10 All materials are to be purchased ahead of time by ...
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Spanish Speaking Mission U - UMW

Saturday, September 21, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Spanish Speaking Mission U - UMW

Saturday, September 21, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

CCMC Meeting

Saturday, September 21, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Commission Meeting

Saturday, September 21, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Kaizen

Monday, September 23, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Sessions Committee

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Free Movie on Climate Justice Work

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Urbandale
On Tuesday evening, September 24, at 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Aldersgate UMC in Urbandale, 3600 - 75th Street, will host a showing of the movie “Paris to Pittsburgh,” which is a National Geographic film about actions around the country on climate changes ...

Leadership Institute 2019

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 to Friday, September 27, 2019
Location: The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection
Registration is now open for Leadership Institute 2019, held September 25-27 at The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection. The Church of the Resurrection, along with leading bishops, pastors and laity across the US, believes that the decision ...
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Central District Operational Team

Thursday, September 26, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Healthy Ministries Meeting

Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Parish Development

Friday, September 27, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

BOL Meeting

Saturday, September 28, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

BOL Meeting;

Saturday, September 28, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

CE Staff Meeting

Monday, September 30, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

PARC interviews

Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

PARC interviews

Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

American Camp Association LCOL Meeting

Thursday, October 3, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Dakotas Walk to Emmaus, Men's Walk

Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:00 PM to Sunday, October 6, 2019 at 7:00 PM
While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and walked with them. - Luke 24:15 The walk to Emmaus is an experience of Christian spiritual renewal and formation that begins with a three-day short course in Christianity. It is an ...

NW District Lay Servant Training

Saturday, October 5, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Sioux City, First UMC
Northwest District Lay Servant/Speaker Training Saturday, October 5, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Sioux City, First United Methodist Church   Cost: $20/person (includes lunch)  You must pay online when you register!!  There will be no money accepted the day of...
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TIIMS

Monday, October 7, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Joint Task Force Meeting

Monday, October 7, 2019 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Appointive Cabinet

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Appointive Cabinet

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Thursday, October 10, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

RIM

Thursday, October 10, 2019 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Iowa Walk to Emmaus Men's Walk

Thursday, October 10, 2019 7:00 PM to Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 7:00 PM
While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and walked with them. - Luke 24:15 The walk to Emmaus is an experience of Christian spiritual renewal and formation that begins with a three-day short course in Christianity. It is an ...

Dakotas Walk to Emmaus, Women's Walk

Thursday, October 10, 2019 7:00 PM to Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 7:00 PM
While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and walked with them. - Luke 24:15 The walk to Emmaus is an experience of Christian spiritual renewal and formation that begins with a three-day short course in Christianity. It is an ...

Parish Development

Friday, October 11, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Parish Development

Friday, October 11, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Mission Education mtg

Saturday, October 12, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Kaizen

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Central District Operational Team

Thursday, October 17, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Cedar Rapids Emmaus Men's Walk #181

Thursday, October 17, 2019 7:00 PM to Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 7:00 PM
To be held at Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca, Solon, Iowa

Iowa Walk to Emmaus Women's Walk

Thursday, October 17, 2019 7:00 PM to Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 7:00 PM
While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and walked with them. - Luke 24:15 The walk to Emmaus is an experience of Christian spiritual renewal and formation that begins with a three-day short course in Christianity. It is an ...

Iowa United Methodist Foundation

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Iowa United Methodist Foundation

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Nominations Coordinating Committee

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Nominations Coordinating Committee

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Central District Operational Team

Thursday, November 7, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Cedar Rapids Emmaus Women's Walk #182

Thursday, November 7, 2019 7:00 PM to Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 7:00 PM
To be held at Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca, Solon, Iowa

SLM Orientation & Set Up

Friday, November 8, 2019 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Orientation & Set Up

Friday, November 8, 2019 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Orientation & Set Up

Friday, November 8, 2019 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Orientation & Set Up

Friday, November 8, 2019 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, November 9, 2019 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Classes

Saturday, November 9, 2019 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, November 9, 2019 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, November 9, 2019 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, November 9, 2019 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

Mission Rally

Sunday, November 10, 2019
Lyn and Sharon Fogelman Missionaries in Uganda on the South Central District.  Jerusalem UMC More information to follow.

SLM Classes

Sunday, November 10, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

SLM Classes

Sunday, November 10, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, November 10, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Classes

Sunday, November 10, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, November 10, 2019 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Appointive Cabinet

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Appointive Cabinet

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Kaizen

Monday, November 18, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

BOP

Thursday, November 21, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

BOP

Thursday, November 21, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

BOP

Thursday, November 21, 2019 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Sessions

Thursday, November 21, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

CE Staff Meeting

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Central District Operational Team

Thursday, December 5, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

RIM

Thursday, December 5, 2019 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Board of Church and Society

Saturday, December 7, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

CE Staff Meeting

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Kaizen

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Appointive Cabinet

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Appointive Cabinet

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

Appointive Cabinet

Thursday, December 19, 2019 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

SLM Set Up

Friday, January 3, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Set Up

Friday, January 3, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, January 3, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, January 3, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, January 4, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, January 4, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

SLM Classes

Saturday, January 4, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, January 4, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, January 4, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Classes

Sunday, January 5, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Classes

Sunday, January 5, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, January 5, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, January 5, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, January 5, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Iowa United Methodist Foundation

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Iowa United Methodist Foundation

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

CE Staff Meeting

Saturday, January 25, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Continuance Interviews

Monday, January 27, 2020 to Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Continuance Interviews

Monday, January 27, 2020 to Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Continuance Interviews

Monday, January 27, 2020 to Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

Continuance Interviews

Monday, January 27, 2020 to Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Board or Ordained Ministry meeting following Continuance interviews

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Board or Ordained Ministry meeting following Continuance interviews

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Continuance Interviews Snow Date

Monday, February 3, 2020 to Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Continuance Interviews Snow Date

Monday, February 3, 2020 to Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

Continuance Interviews Snow Date

Monday, February 3, 2020 to Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Continuance Interviews Snow Date

Monday, February 3, 2020 to Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Snow Date - Board of Ordained Ministry Meeting following Continuance Interviews

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Snow Date - Board of Ordained Ministry Meeting following Continuance Interviews

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Thursday, February 20, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

TIIMS Leaders

Monday, March 2, 2020 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Training

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Training

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Training

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Training

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Training

Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Training

Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, March 6, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, March 6, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Set Up

Friday, March 6, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, March 6, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, March 7, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Classes

Saturday, March 7, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, March 7, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, March 7, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, March 7, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

SLM Classes

Sunday, March 8, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

SLM Classes

Sunday, March 8, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, March 8, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, March 8, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, March 8, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Transitional Intentional Interim Ministry training

Thursday, March 12, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Commission Meeting

Saturday, March 21, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Iowa Chrysalis Flight for Boys & Girls

Friday, March 27, 2020 8:00 AM to Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 7:00 PM
What happens on a Chrysalis weekend? You will enjoy three days of singing, learning, laughing, worshiping, reflecting, praying, and participating in small groups. Discussion center around fifteen talks given by youth and adult laity, and clergy. ...

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Iowa United Methodist Foundation

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Iowa United Methodist Foundation

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Joint Task Force

Thursday, April 23, 2020 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

BoOM Exec

Thursday, April 23, 2020 3:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Board of Ordained Ministry

Friday, April 24, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Board of Ordained Ministry

Friday, April 24, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, April 24, 2020 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, April 24, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, April 24, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, April 24, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Set Up

Friday, April 24, 2020 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, April 24, 2020 3:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Set Up

Friday, April 24, 2020 3:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, April 25, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Classes

Saturday, April 25, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, April 25, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, April 25, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, April 25, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

SLM Classes

Sunday, April 26, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

SLM Classes

Sunday, April 26, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, April 26, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, April 26, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, April 26, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Annual Conference

Friday, June 5, 2020 to Monday, June 8, 2020

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

CE Staff Meeting

Saturday, July 25, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

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