Gather Us, Redeem Us, Anoint Us, Make Us New.

(This blog was originally shared as a Lenten Breakfast message on 3-4-20 at Hope UMC) When I heard the theme for this year’s Lenten breakfasts, I thought, “Wow, that’s a lot to cover.” But as I’ve contemplated what to share, I began to realize...

New year, New beginnings, New creation

It’s a new year and many people will decide to make New Year’s resolutions.  Some decide on one resolution, while others make a long list. I’m not much on making resolutions any more.  The problem I have had is that after a week or two, I...

Central District UMW Day Apart

Central District UMW Day Apart is on Saturday, April 13. The meeting is at the Iowa Conference Center United Methodist Church at 2301 Rittenhouse Street, Des Moines. Registration begins at 9:00 AM with meeting beginning at 9:30 AM; the day is to end at 2:00 PM. The...

UMW Woman of the Year 2018

The Woman of the Year was selected by the members of Hope United Methodist Women.  Jennie VanGundy was presented with this honor for 2018. She received a certificate and pin in celebration.  Jennie is a member of the Worship and Music Staff as well as being a member...

Sunday February 17th

All Services and activities for today have been cancelled.  No State Road musical rehearsal.  Stay safe everyone!