May 4, 2020
Mayday! Mayday! Mayday!

But if someone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but refuses to help - how can the love of God dwell in a person like that?" (1 John 3:17 CEB) The scripture keeps nagging my heart as COVID-19 continues to challenge all ...

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Iowa African UMC pastors encourage support for Mabaan...

As pastors of African descendent serving churches in the Iowa Conference, we are concerned for our South Sudanese brothers and sisters in Christ whose families and friends have experienced heavy rains causing drastic flooding. The five plus...

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Iowa Conference UMW Awarding Grants

Iowa Conference United Methodist Women has awarded Be Bold grants to several local units to be used for community projects that will enhance the Purpose of UMW. The grants were made possible by a planned gift to Iowa Conference UMW from the late...

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GivingTuesdayNow | May 5, 2020

We believe that generosity has the power to unite and heal communities in good times and bad. A global threat like COVID-19 touches every person on the planet, and it presents an opportunity to come together as a global community.

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Creative way to boost local church giving and social...

Looking for a creative way to boost local church giving and social media engagement? #IGiveUMC is your answer. This new campaign inspires United Methodists, and others, to make donations to local United Methodist churches in honor/memory of...

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Global Ministries - UMCOR COVID-19 Response Fund

Through the UMCOR COVID-19 Response fund, grants will be rapidly released to equip partners to assist vulnerable populations around the world impacted by COVID-19, including

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Watch Bishop Laurie's introduction of her new book  Wandering into Grace
Bishop Laurie Haller’s new book,  Wandering into Grace  is an excellent Lent study. Discussion questions for each chapter are included.