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February 2020

Central District Laity Summit

Saturday, February 1, 2020 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Ankeny, First UMC
Central District Laity Summit Saturday February 1st, 2020 Ankeny First UMC Registration closed 1-25-2020, contact Angela Hansen-Abbas. Start 2020 off with other UMC Laity and focus on skills you need to grow your church and your leadership skills. ...

Candidacy Retreeat

Saturday, February 1, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Candidacy Retreat

Saturday, February 1, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center
Candidates for ministry in the Iowa Annual Conference  have the opportunity to participate in a candidacy retreat as part of their candidacy process. All candidates who enter the process as of January 1, 2018, are required to attend a candidacy ...
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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

Continuance Interviews Snow Date

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

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

Episcopal Office

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

NCD dCOM Meeting

Thursday, February 6, 2020 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Webster City, Faith UMC

CFA Budget Committee

Thursday, February 6, 2020 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

CFA meeting

Thursday, February 6, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Disaster Ministries

Saturday, February 8, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

ME Training

Saturday, February 8, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

ME Training

Saturday, February 8, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Growing Communities of Love 2020

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 10:00 AM to Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 12:30 PM
Location: Disney Embassy Suites, Anaheim South
Growing Communities of Love 2020, a conference to Unleash Your Leaders, Energize Your Ministries, Transform Your Church Culture & Grow Your Church. Over sixty churches across the country have turned to Mary Scifres Ministries for the help that is ...

CE Staff Meeting

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Preaching and Worship Committee

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

AC Worship Committee

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

AC Worship Committee

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

CE Staff Meeting

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Explore Calling: A Guide to Helping Others Answer the Call

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: Saint Paul School of Theology
Saint Paul School of Theology is invested in nurturing pastoral leaders. We want to be a resource for you as you nurture a culture of call in your congregation. Join us Wed, February 12 at 12 PM CST for this introductory webinar led by Dr. Anne ...
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SW District Lay Servant Training

Saturday, February 15, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Council Bluffs, Broadway UMC
  Saturday, February 15, 2020 9:00 am-4:00 pm Council Bluffs, Broadway UMC  (11 South 1st Street, Council Bluffs, IA  51503)   There will be some pre-training & post-class assignments.    Classes:      Polity, Practice, & the Mission of the United ...

All-Staff Team Meeting

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

ME Training Snow Date

Saturday, February 22, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Kaizen

Monday, February 24, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

AC working team

Monday, February 24, 2020 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

Licensing School meeting

Thursday, February 27, 2020 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Planning and Research

Thursday, February 27, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Baby Shower for Cassie & Sutton Parks

Thursday, February 27, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

NED Lay Servant Committee meeting

Thursday, February 27, 2020 6:00 PM
Location: Waverly, Trinity UMC

AC Motion / Announcement Submission Testing

Friday, February 28, 2020 1:30 PM to 2:15 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Painting Class

Friday, February 28, 2020 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Osceola United Methodist Church
Painting Class to raise funds for Osceola United Methodist Youth Mission Trip to Mexico, MO. We are painting a beautiful patriotic sky with a farm silhouette. All supplies, refreshments, and fun included! Cost $20 Please call in advance so that we ...

Delegation

Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Mainstream UMC - "Protocol" Conversation with Rev. Dr. Mark Holland

Sunday, March 1, 2020 2:00 PM
Location: Iowa Falls, First UMC

Vacation Bible School Fair - March 1 - Mobile United Methodist Missionaries (MUMM)

Sunday, March 1, 2020 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Creston First UMC
You can do Vacation Bible School!    Even if you think, “We don’t have kids!” they are there, and they need you.  It could be only 2 or 3 kids, but they still need you. And their parents might, too.   Brian Dembowczyk writes in Gospel Centered Kids ...

TIIMS Leaders

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

Admin Team

Monday, March 2, 2020 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

NCD Nominations Committee meeting

Monday, March 2, 2020 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Webster City, Asbury UMC

NCD Mission Committee meeting

Monday, March 2, 2020 4:30 PM
Location: Webster City, Asbury UMC

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 Training

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

NCD RIM group

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: TBD

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

NED Basic Lay Servant Training - Session 1

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 6:00 PM
Location: Cedar Falls, First UMC
This will be a five-session format of the course during Lent.   Pastor Scott Keele Kober will be leading the class sessions.  In the Basic Course, topics such as servant and spiritual leadership, caring ministries, basic communication skills, ...

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

Parish Development

Friday, March 6, 2020 9:00 AM to 2:00 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

School for Lay Ministry Classes

Saturday, March 7, 2020 8:00 AM to Sunday, March 8, 2020 at 12:00 PM
The School for Lay Ministry of the Iowa Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church is a three-year program to facilitate the growth of Iowa United Methodist Churches and their Christian ministry by providing an alternative, supplemental source ...

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 - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

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

All-Staff Team Meeting

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

Foundation Field Staff Meeting

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

ADP Training for Okoboji

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

NED Basic Lay Servant Training - Session 2

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 6:00 PM
Location: Cedar Falls, First UMC
This will be a five-session format of the course during Lent.   Pastor Scott Keele Kober will be leading the class sessions.  In the Basic Course, topics such as servant and spiritual leadership, caring ministries, basic communication skills, ...

Conference Center Tour - Carroll First UMC

Friday, March 13, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

Early Response Team (ERT) Re-Certification Training

Friday, March 13, 2020 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley
Cost $25.00 includes a background check and a new badge.   Meeting at the Iowa United Methodist Church  Conference Center,  2301 Rittenhouse St, Des Moines, Iowa    For more information or to sign-up Contact:  Pastor Catie Newman, IAUMC Disaster ...

ERT Training

Friday, March 13, 2020 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley
ERT  Training  (Early Response Team) A Caring Christian Presence in the midst of Disaster Cost $40.00 includes a background check, lunch, materials, and badge Meeting at the Iowa United Methodist Church  Conference Center,  2301 Rittenhouse St, Des...

School for Lay Ministry Extended Learning Opportunities

Saturday, March 14, 2020 8:00 AM to Sunday, March 15, 2020 at 12:00 PM
The School for Lay Ministry Commission is once again excited to offer Extended Learning Opportunities at Cornell College this fall. Classes are open to all clergy, laity or anyone interested so please get the word out. We hope many can take ...

ERT Training

Saturday, March 14, 2020 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

South Central Lay Servant Training

Saturday, March 14, 2020 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Saturday, March 14, 2020 9:00 am to 3:00 pm Chariton, First UMC 923 Roland Ave. Chariton, IA  "The Four Pages of the Sermon" by Paul Scott Wilson will be taught by Rev. Moody Colorado-book can be purchased on Amazon.com Basic Course will be taught ...
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Mission Education

Saturday, March 14, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Map of My Kingdom - play showing at High Prairie UM Church

Saturday, March 14, 2020 2:00 PM
Location: High Prairie UM Church
From poet Laureate of Iowa Mary Swander and Vandal Theatre   Who's going to get the farm? And what are they going to do with it? Will your future plans for your land create harmony  -- Or have you even stared to think that far ahead?   We ...

Vacation Bible School Fair - March 15 - Mobile United Methodist Missionaries (MUMM)

Sunday, March 15, 2020 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Mount Pleasant First UMC
You can do Vacation Bible School!    Even if you think, “We don’t have kids!” they are there, and they need you.  It could be only 2 or 3 kids, but they still need you. And their parents might, too.   Brian Dembowczyk writes in Gospel Centered Kids ...

GBHEM Event

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

GBHEM Event

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Other

PARC interviews

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Francis Asbury

GBHEM Event

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

GBHEM Event

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

GBHEM Event

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

GBHEM Event

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

GBHEM Event

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

PARC interviews

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

GBHEM event

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 to Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

GBHEM event

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 to Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Other

GBHEM event

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 to Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

GBHEM event

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 to Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

GBHEM event

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 to Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

GBHEM event

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 to Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

GBHEM event

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 to Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

GBHEM event

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 to Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

GBHEM Event

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Thursday, March 19, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

GBHEM Event

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Thursday, March 19, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

GBHEM Event

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Thursday, March 19, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

GBHEM Event

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Thursday, March 19, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

GBHEM Event

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Thursday, March 19, 2020
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

GBHEM Event

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Thursday, March 19, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

GBHEM Event

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Thursday, March 19, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

GBHEM Event

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Thursday, March 19, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Other

NED Basic Lay Servant Training - Session 3

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 6:00 PM
Location: Cedar Falls, First UMC
This will be a five-session format of the course during Lent.   Pastor Scott Keele Kober will be leading the class sessions.  In the Basic Course, topics such as servant and spiritual leadership, caring ministries, basic communication skills, ...

GBHEM Event

Thursday, March 19, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

GBHEM Event

Thursday, March 19, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

GBHEM Event

Thursday, March 19, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

GBHEM Event

Thursday, March 19, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Other

GBHEM Event

Thursday, March 19, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

GBHEM Event

Thursday, March 19, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

GBHEM Event

Thursday, March 19, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

GBHEM Event

Thursday, March 19, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

GBHEM Event

Friday, March 20, 2020 to Saturday, March 21, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

GBHEM Event

Friday, March 20, 2020 to Saturday, March 21, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

GBHEM Event

Friday, March 20, 2020 to Saturday, March 21, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

GBHEM Event

Friday, March 20, 2020 to Saturday, March 21, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Martin Boehm

GBHEM Event

Friday, March 20, 2020 to Saturday, March 21, 2020
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

GBHEM Event

Friday, March 20, 2020 to Saturday, March 21, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

Integrated Leadership Workshop

Friday, March 20, 2020 6:00 PM to Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 2:00 PM
Location: Oakland Community Center
The focus of the workshop is family systems theory and how to be a non-anxious leader in anxious times, a very timely subject for leaders and lay persons in the UMC right now. The workshop is being led by Rev. Bill Selby, Director of the Center for ...

Route 180

Saturday, March 21, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

CE Coaching Training

Saturday, March 21, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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

School for Lay Ministry Commission Meeting

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

Spring 2020 Orders & Fellowship Event - Rebuilding the Connection

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 10:00 AM to Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 3:00 PM
Whether the United Methodist Church ends up in one, four, or even more pieces, we must admit that the Connection has not been functioning well in the Iowa Conference. Join us as Rev. Dr. Greg Jones, Dean of Duke Divinity School, helps us begin to ...
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South Central District Committee on Ministry

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 4:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Osceola UMC

NED Basic Lay Servant Training - Session 4

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 6:00 PM
Location: Cedar Falls, First UMC
This will be a five-session format of the course during Lent.   Pastor Scott Keele Kober will be leading the class sessions.  In the Basic Course, topics such as servant and spiritual leadership, caring ministries, basic communication skills, ...

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. ...

Iowa Chrysalis Flight 39

Friday, March 27, 2020 8:00 AM to Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 6:00 PM
Location: Clarion UMC, Clarion Iowa and Church of Christ, Clarion, Iowa

Foolish Church - All District Read

Saturday, March 28, 2020
Location: Mason City, Grace UMC
March 28: Mason City, Grace Church – Book Discussion with Author at 1:00-3:00 PM - Lee will be at MC, Wesley UMC for worship Saturday night (5:00) and Sunday, March 29 morning (at Clear Lake UMC). About the book:  Messy, raw, and real aren’t the ...

EC District Women and Youth Day Apart

Saturday, March 28, 2020 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Lovely Lane UM Church
March 28 - East Central United Methodist Women offering Day Apart - RSVP by March 20 Women and Youth across the district are invited for a day of learning, laughter, and growing together on Saturday, March 28 at Cedar Rapids, Lovely Lane UMC. The day...

BOGM

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

NED Basic Lay Servant Training - Session 5

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 6:00 PM
Location: Cedar Falls, First UMC
This will be a five-session format of the course during Lent.   Pastor Scott Keele Kober will be leading the class sessions.  In the Basic Course, topics such as servant and spiritual leadership, caring ministries, basic communication skills, ...

NCD Lay Servant Trainings

Saturday, April 4, 2020 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Iowa Falls, First UMC
ALL Materials are to be purchased ahead of time by student through Cokesbury on-line,  The UpperRoom bookstore or Amazon. If there are questions, please feel free to contact the District Office (alanna.warren@iaumc.org) or call (515) 832-2784.   ...

Laity Day with Bishop Laurie

Saturday, April 4, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Ames, First United Methodist Church
First UMC in Ames will be the host church for this year’s Laity Day with Bishop Laurie.  The date, announced last summer, is Saturday, April 4.  The full day of activity will include Bishop Laurie’s presentations, worship, missional topics, lunch ...
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Retiree

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 to Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Retiree

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 to Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Retiree

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 to Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

NCD RIM Group

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: TBD

Evangelical Society Lecture

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Saint Paul School of Theology
Join us on Tuesday, April 14 at 11:00 am on the Kansas Campus in room C133 for this year's Evangelical Society Lecture featuring guest speaker Dr. Kimberly Alexander. She is an Associate Professor of the History of Christianity at Regent University ...
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Retiree Seminar

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 to Thursday, April 16, 2020
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Retiree Seminar

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 to Thursday, April 16, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Retiree Seminar

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 to Thursday, April 16, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Retiree

Thursday, April 16, 2020 to Friday, April 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Retiree

Thursday, April 16, 2020 to Friday, April 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Retiree

Thursday, April 16, 2020 to Friday, April 17, 2020
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

Central District Conference

Thursday, April 16, 2020 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Ankeny, First UMC
Central District Conference and Pre-Conference Thursday, April 16, 2020 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm Ankeny, First UMC

BOGM snow date

Saturday, April 18, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

NED Conference

Sunday, April 19, 2020 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Waterloo, Kimball Avenue UMC

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

The Art of Hospitality

Thursday, April 23, 2020 to Friday, April 24, 2020
Location: 13720 Roe Avenue
The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection will host The Art of Hospitality Conference April 23 – 24, 2020. The conference takes place at Church of the Resurrection’s Leawood, KS Campus and focuses on the ministry of welcome and intentional ...
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Quad Cities Emmaus Men's Walk #123

Thursday, April 23, 2020 7:00 AM to Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 7:00 PM

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

South Central District Conference

Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Chariton, First UMC
South Central District Conference and Pre-Conference Gathering Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm Chariton, First UMC

Parish Development

Friday, April 24, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Philip Otterbein

Basic Lay Servant Training

Friday, April 24, 2020 7:00 PM to Saturday, April 25, 2020 at 5:00 PM
Location: Linn Grove
Basic Lay Servant Training Opportunity - Open to All Districts This course is foundational for all courses in Lay Servant Ministries.  Participants are encouraged to discover and employ personal spiritual gifts as God intended and to consider the ...
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SLM Classes

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

SLM Classes

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

School for Lay Ministry Classes

Saturday, April 25, 2020 8:00 AM to Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 12:00 PM
The School for Lay Ministry of the Iowa Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church is a three-year program to facilitate the growth of Iowa United Methodist Churches and their Christian ministry by providing an alternative, supplemental source ...

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

April 2020 Lay Servant Training

Saturday, April 25, 2020 9:00 AM to Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 5:00 PM
Location: United Methodist Church of Wilton
Courses offered and books used in the class: Basic - This course is the foundation for all courses in Lay Servant ministries and should be taken first. Participants Book: DR626*978-0-88177-626-3 - $11.00   Embracing Personal Prayer - Explore prayer ...

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

NCD Conference

Sunday, April 26, 2020 2:30 PM
Location: Fort Dodge, Trinity UMC
Fellowship from 2:30 PM-3:00 PM District Conference will begin at 3:00 PM

OCE Staff Meeting, Day 1

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

OCE Staff Meeting, Day 2

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Quad Cities Emmaus Women's Walk #124

Thursday, April 30, 2020 7:00 PM to Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 7:00 PM

NCD RIM Group Meeting

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: TBD

All-Staff Team Meeting

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

Sessions Committee

Thursday, May 21, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

2020 Iowa Annual Conference Session

Friday, June 5, 2020 1:30 PM to Monday, June 8, 2020 at 5:30 PM
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OCE Staff Meeting Day 1

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

OCE Staff Meeting Day 2

Thursday, June 11, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

Hispanic Latino Ministries

Saturday, June 13, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

All-Staff Team Meeting

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

Iowa Walk to Emmaus - Men's Walk #146

Thursday, July 9, 2020 7:00 PM to Sunday, July 12, 2020 at 7:00 PM
Location: Grace United Methodist Church

Iowa Walk to Emmaus Women's Walk #147

Thursday, July 16, 2020 7:00 PM to Sunday, July 19, 2020 at 7:00 PM
Location: Grace United Methodist Church

All-Staff Team Meeting

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

OCE Staff Meeting - day before training

Friday, July 24, 2020 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Jacob Albright

CE Staff Meeting

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

Candidacy Retreat

Saturday, August 8, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Commission

Saturday, August 8, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Candidacy Retreat

Saturday, August 8, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

Ingathering Task Force

Friday, August 14, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

All-Staff Team Meeting

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

Congregational Care Training

Friday, September 11, 2020 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Congregational Care Training

Friday, September 11, 2020 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

Congregational Care Training

Saturday, September 12, 2020 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Congregational Care Training

Saturday, September 12, 2020 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

CE Staff Meeting

Saturday, October 24, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

Quad Cities Chrysalis Flight 134

Thursday, November 12, 2020 to Sunday, November 15, 2020

SLM Classes

Saturday, November 14, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, November 14, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, November 14, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM

Saturday, November 14, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

School for Lay Ministry Classes

Saturday, November 14, 2020 8:00 AM to Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 12:00 PM
The School for Lay Ministry of the Iowa Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church is a three-year program to facilitate the growth of Iowa United Methodist Churches and their Christian ministry by providing an alternative, supplemental source ...

SLM

Sunday, November 15, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

SLM Classes

Sunday, November 15, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, November 15, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, November 15, 2020 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

All-Staff Team Meeting

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

All-Staff Team Meeting

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, January 9, 2021 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, January 9, 2021 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM Classes

Saturday, January 9, 2021 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM

Saturday, January 9, 2021 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

School for Lay Ministry Classes

Saturday, January 9, 2021 8:00 AM to Sunday, January 10, 2021 at 12:00 PM
The School for Lay Ministry of the Iowa Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church is a three-year program to facilitate the growth of Iowa United Methodist Churches and their Christian ministry by providing an alternative, supplemental source ...

SLM Classes

Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Susanna Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - John-Charles Wesley

SLM Classes

Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Samuel Wesley

SLM

Sunday, January 10, 2021 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Center - Chapel

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