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In Mission Together reports giving and serving relationships

In Mission Together reports giving and serving relationships

1/5/2022
In Mission Together (IMT) is a ministry of the Iowa Annual Conference that encourages United Methodist churches to give prayerfully and partner with United Methodist missions on the local, conference, national, and international levels. IMT partnerships fulfill Matthew 25 and Matthew 28 and involves building relationships in shared ministries with people, programs, or projects that may last a few days or many years.  Every February 15, IMT asks churches to report and give thanks for their ...

Union County UMC Actively Helping Kids Get Beds

Union County UMC Actively Helping Kids Get Beds

11/16/2021
Submitted by Debra Goerndt, In Mission Together, and John Walsh, Chapter President Sleep in Heavenly Peace Union County Sleep In Heavenly Peace is a registered non-profit organization providing beds for children ages 3 - 17 who are sleeping on the floor, couch, or other uncomfortable situations. The Union County Chapter of SHP was organized in March of 2021. To date, the chapter has built 50 beds and delivered 10. A list of 20 children are waiting for the chapter to receive delivery of ...

Waverly Trinity UMC women's jail ministry exemplifies how United Methodists are In Mission Together

Waverly Trinity UMC women's jail ministry exemplifies how United Methodists are In Mission Together

11/4/2021
This story is brought to you by the In Mission Together team who encourages United Methodist Churches to prayerfully support United Methodist mission on the local, conference, national, and international levels, through giving, and shared relationships, to fulfill Matthew 25 (“Whatever you did for the least of these, you did for me.”) and Matthew 28 (“Go into all the world and make disciples.”) Waverly’s Trinity United Methodist Church has been partnering for several years with the Bremer ...

Important update from the In Mission Together team

Important update from the In Mission Together team

11/3/2021
In Mission Together (IMT) is the new Iowa Conference mission focus, taking the place of the Rainbow Covenant. IMT celebrates building relationships with people/programs/projects while prayerfully doing mission together at the local, conference, national and international levels. Partnering and volunteering helps us to better understand each other as we share time, talent and presence together in missions. By being faithful givers of financial resources and in-kind giving, we continue to provide...

A community coffee group and garden ministry provide mission partnerships with local communities

A community coffee group and garden ministry provide mission partnerships with local communities

8/6/2021
In the fall of 2017, a store in Floyd, Iowa, closed that had been a local gathering spot for people to have coffee, refreshments, do puzzles, play cards, and just socialize. Members of Floyd, Grace United Methodist Church realized that many of those people who came to coffee would miss the socialization time it had provided.   “They were elderly people, recently widowed, those who couldn’t drive out of town or had experienced the loss of family. They enjoy these times together,” said Wynona ...