Bishop Julius Calvin Trimble preached at the fifth anniversary celebration of the Women at the Well Congregation on Thursday, February 23, 2012
Neil Alexander addressed the fall 2011 gathering of the Orders and Fellowships on September 26, at Marshalltown First UMC. His presentation focused on the Call to Action and the Interim Operations Team report.
Persons who will be ordained, commissioned and have their ministerial orders recognize with Bishop Julius Calvin Trimble
Images from the opening worship service of the 2012 session of the Iowa Annual Conference
Rev. Dr. Tom Carver was welcomed as the new Superintendent by the lay and clergy of the Northwest District during a service on Sunday, October 7, 2012.
The 50th anniversary of the Lovely Lane United Methodist Church was celebrated on September 9, 2012.
March 31, 2012, Christian Life Center, Ankeny
Dedication service for the Hadley Chapel at Hillcrest Family Services, October 14, 2012. Iowa United Methodist Bishop Julius Calvin Trimble was the preacher.
The fall 2012 gathering of Iowa Conference retirees and spouses was held at Oakwood United Methodist Church on Tuesday, September 19.
The fall gathering of the Orders, Fellowship and Association took place on October 1, at Jefferson UMC. The Field Outreach Ministers took the lead for a series of conversations with the 175 who were present. Bishop Trimble responded to the "Word and Words."
Words of appreciation from the Episcopacy Committee, chaired by Harlan Gillespie, remarks from Bishop Trimble and Mrs. Racelder Grandberry-Trimble, and a prayer for the Conference by the Trimbles.
Christine Davis is the Spiritual Guide for the 2012 session of the Iowa Annual Conference.
The congregation of the Buffalo United Methodist Church, Cedar Rapids, has moved from its 107 year old building to a new facility, the former Faith UMC. The deconsecration/consecration services were half on September 9, 2012.
The Ribbon Cutting celebrating the renovation/rebuilding work done with residents of the first Block by Block community in Cedar Rapids. Bishop Trimble, Clint Twedt-Ball and others involved in the program cut the ceremonial ribbon, visited homes in the neighborhood and stopped by the reopened Taylor School
Bishop Julius Calvin Trimble visited the Southwest District of the Iowa Annual Conference on February 26, 2012. Rev. Brian Milford is the Conference Superintendent for the District. Rev. J. Robert Burkhart, Assistant to the Bishop for Administration, accompanied Bishop Trimble
Bishop Julius Calvin Trimble on opening day of the 2012 Annual Conference session
Bishop Julius Calvin Trimble met with the 2012 Iowa General and Jurisdictional Conference delegations on Friday, February 24.
The 2011 Advocacy Day, held at Calvary Baptist Church on February 1, featured a keynote presentation by Kristin Kumpf, worship with readings in several languages, a description of the visual homiletics and reflections offered by Bishop Julius C. Trimble. (Photos by Dr. Arthur McClanahan)