News from the Southwest

We are working on combining the Southwest and Northwest District web pages.  We will keep you informed as we go forward.
updated January 29, 2020


District Day Apart

Please mark your calendar for Wednesday, April 22 for a Day Apart at the Creighton Retreat Center.  More information and registration will be coming soon!!!

Family Systems Workshop (Bowen Theory)

“Integrated Leadership: Intellect, Emotions, Spirit, Behavior” or “Anxious Times call for Non-Anxious Leaders”

A workshop for families, professionals, clergy, co-workers, teachers, business leaders, non-profit organizations, medical personnel, social workers, human resource personnel, and  ANYONE ELSE whose lives or livelihood puts them in relationship with others.

When:   Friday March 20            6:00 pm -8:45 pm 
                  Saturday, March 21     8:00 am- 2:00 pm

Where:   Oakland Community Center  (614 Dr. Van Zee Rd., Oakland, Iowa)

Sponsored by:    Riverside Church Association

Pre-registration encouraged because of limited space and food needs.  Dinner and lunch are provided.

For more information or to register please contact:   Pastor Carolyn Bowers at 712-482-5530


Mobile United Methodist Missionaries VBS Fairs 

Preview the 2020 Cokesbury Knights of North Castle VBS curriculum with puppet and DVD, crafts, and science experiments. Or pick up an inventory of previous curriculam for loan.

Mark your calendars to attend one:

                              Sun. March 1 at Creston First UMC;  2:30-4 p.m., 

                              Sun. March 15 at Mount Pleasant First UMC:   2:30-4 p.m. 

Free-will donation to help defray costs

Enjoy fellowship with MUMM staff and others to ask questions and share experiences over coffee and cookies. Get your VBS plans launched!

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