As Advent begins our journey of preparation for the Christ Child being born afresh in our hearts, we are mindful of the Word made Flesh! What would happen if the church became miraculously the Word made flesh in the world today? 18 months ago we committed to be a part of a process that promises to rekindle [...]
Coralville United Methodist Church
Who We Are
You want to be involved in a church where everyone is invited to the table of God’s grace? The UMC is all inclusive. Our members come from every culture and socio-economic group.
What We Do
When we become members of this body, we commit to offering together our prayers, our presence, our gifts, our service and our witness to organize ourselves around spiritual practice of these activities…
Our mission: “Making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.”
Our Guiding Vision: We see this as God’s ‘I have a dream speech’ for Coralville United Methodist Church.
Just a reminder that when schools are called off because of bad weather, the church office and Grace Garden Preschool will be closed as well. In that case, any scheduled church events for that day will be cancelled as well. To find out if Sunday worship has been cancelled due to weather conditions, you may [...]
Yesterday and today I found myself taking time to simply stop and pray for the people suffering in the Philippines. I invite each of us to do the same as we reflect together on the following words from a letter sent to our church by Bishop Trimble, who presides here in Iowa. Grace and Peace, [...]
Our yearly business meeting, takes place on Tuesday, November 12 at 7:00 pm in the Sanctuary. We will celebrate our blessings and accomplishments, address the business of the church, and look ahead to another year together. All are welcome.
(The following is an excerpt from Pastor Doug’s newsletter article this month.) I like that I live and work in an environment that allows and even challenges me to wrestle with the scriptures. I like that I am not condemned for winding up in a different place than others as a result of my questioning. [...]