Submit your Event to share at least 4-6 weeks in advance for promotion in our Gatherings (Events) email on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, on our Facebook page and website.
Register for Joint Annual Meeting by May 30
Come together for celebration, collaboration and connection! The Rev. Dr. Chris Davies, Team Leader for Faith INFO team, will be our keynote speaker and preacher!

Iowa-Nebraska-South Dakota
United Church of Christ
June 14, 3 p.m. - June 16, 10:30 a.m.
Tri-Faith Initiative, Omaha, NE
Cost: $135 (includes Friday reception & dinner, Friday Honorees Luncheon and Saturday Banquet)

NOTE: Iowa participants this serves as our only Annual Meeting.
Youth Events ...
Youth & Chaperone
Paperwork Deadline: May 29

July 22-25, 2020
For Youth and Young Adults
ages 12-22
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

Save the Date!
Church Celebrations ...
Ordination of Carla Cain
June 9, 2019, 5 p.m. CT
Plymouth Congregational UCC
4126 Ingersoll Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50312

Send your notes of congratulations to Carla to the address above or posting your well-wishes in the Facebook Event.
Learning Opportunities ...
Managing Historical Allegations of Abuse
June 13, 2019
2-3 p.m. ET
FREE webinar provided by the UCC Insurance Board

Satyagraha Institute:
Nonviolence as a Way of Life
Aug. 3-11, 2019
Placerville Camp & Retreat Center
Rapid City, SD

Ground yourself in spiritual practices that deepen conflict resolution skills and spiritual grounding, and develop a sense of community that enables us to face the difficult issues of the day.
Outdoor Ministries Opportunities ...
Summer Camp Registration ...
Care and Concern ...
The Rev. Don Yungclas
Memorial Service
Saturday, June 1, 2019, 2 p.m. CT
Carman Center at Mayflower Homes
616 Broad Street, Grinnell, Iowa 50112