AC2016 Memorial Service
The Memorial Service from the 2016 session of the Iowa Annual Conference. Rev. David Weesner was the preacher. His message was entitled, "Not Long"
AC2016 Service of Ordering of Ministry
The Service of Ordering of Ministry from the 2016 session of the Iowa Annual Conference was held on Sunday, June 5. Bishop Thomas J. Bickerton of the Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference was the guest preacher. His sermon was entitled, "The Starting Line." Bishop Julius C. Trimble is the Iowa Conference Resident Bishop.
AC2016 Celebrating the Ministry of Bishop Julius C. Trimble and First Lady Racelder Grandberry-Trimble
The eight-year ministry of Bishop Julius C. Trimble and First Lady Racelder Grandberry-Trimble was celebrated during the 2016 session of the Iowa Annual Conference
AC2016 Five New Iowa United Methodist Congregations
Five new congregations in the Iowa Conference were highlighted in the Ministry Cabinet Report to the 2016 Iowa Annual Conference
AC2016 Episcopal Address
Bishop Julius C. Trimble's Episcopal Address to the 2016 Iowa Annual Conference
Immanuel UMC presents books to Hillis Elementary students to 'Change A Child's Story'
Immanuel United Methodist Church, Des Moines, presented 2,368 books to students at Hillis Elementary School (Des Moines Public Schools) on Thursday, May 26, 2016. Each Hillis student received five new books of their very own. As part of Change A Child's Story, the campaign of the Iowa Conference of The United Methodist Church, Immanuel UMC also received a matching grant from Educational Development Corporation.