Application for Diakonos to serve at AC2022 now open

Application for Diakonos to serve at AC2022 now open

April 06, 2022

Have you ever wanted to be a part of something bigger than the local church? Have you ever wanted to serve your church brothers and sisters in Christ? This opportunity might be for you!

The Diakonos (Greek for a servant) Leadership Development program application is open for 12 high schoolers from around the state to assist during the Iowa Annual Conference 2022 session from June 3 – 5. 

Diakonos will help deliver communications, directions, aide and assist those attending, learn about the United Methodist Church and its processes, have fun, and lots of other activities. 

Housing will be at Wesley Woods Camping and Retreat Center, and transportation will be provided to and from the RecPlex in West Des Moines. Special arrangements have been made so that all meals are provided. 
 
Diakonos will need to arrive at the RecPlex Center for check-in at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, June 3, 2022. The annual conference will run from Friday, June 3, through Sunday, June 5, 2022.  
 
The application, letter of reference, health form, and housing deposit check must be mailed and postmarked by Monday, May 2, 2022. Candidate selection will be announced after May 6. 
 
Please mail all forms to Pastor Steve Braudt, P.O. Box 57, Wilton, IA 52778. The original documents with signatures are needed. Essays can be emailed to Pastorstevebraudt@gmail.com.
 
Download the application here.