Eric’s Message

Friends, Last week I shared a few things that we are working on at the church to make this Advent Season a meaningful time.  You will find the announcement about the Advent devotional that we are encouraging everyone to read, Let Us Go Now to Bethlehem: Daily...

Eric’s Message

Friends, As the Covid-19 new cases and positivity rates in the state and in Polk County are climbing, it becomes more and more apparent that we will be continuing online only worship into the Advent season.  While all of us would prefer to be able to be in person for...

Eric’s Message 10-29-2020

Friends, During this week’s online worship we will be celebrating communion. We will remember once again that even when we are not physically in shared space together, we are still part of a Community. If you weren’t able to pick up prepared communion elements from...

Eric’s Message

Friends, In the fall of each year every United Methodist Church participates in a Charge/Church Conference where the ministries of the current year are acknowledged and celebrated and plans for the upcoming year are discussed and approved.  Every member of the church...

Eric’s Message

Friends,  Did you know the church is in prison? Women at the Well is our sister congregation, a United Methodist congregation within the walls of the women’s correctional institution in Mitchellville, Iowa. One of the pastors involved in this ministry, Rev. Beth...