Dates to Mark on Your Calendar


Are you interested in serving at the Conference level?

We have these district openings:

Christian Unity

Higher Education

Rules of Order

Conference connection ministry council, planning and research.


JFON-Justice for Our Neighbors
At Iowa Justice for Our Neighbors (JFON), we work on behalf of the Iowa Annual Conference United Methodist Churches to transform the lives of immigrant and refugee families with high quality immigration legal services that are free to our low income clients in the tradition of UMCOR, the agency which started JFON here in Iowa 17 years ago. 

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"Something Bigger Than Ourselves" - A Statement from the Appointive Cabinet

Please click here to read this statement.



God is calling you

April 12, 2018

Are you between the ages of 20 and 30, and feel a passion to engage your faith as you develop as a leader?  The Global Mission Fellows Program may be for you!  The GMF Program is a full-time paid 2-year graduate level fellowship for young adults that interested in the intersection of faith and the world.  Though our application closed in January we still have some availability in our US track.  See what the qualifications are below.

  • Must have valid Work Authorization in the US through August 2020
  • Professional English
  • Preferred:  Fluent (or close) Spanish, French, or Creole
  • Christian
  • College Degree or Equivalent Life Experience
  • Interest and experience in Immigration a plus
  • Flexibility and Adaptability
As part of the GMF Program you will get the opportunity to work with community organizations in the US that will give you the opportunity for personal and professional development.  Fellows receive health insurance, housing, a living stipend, training, relocation allowance, and an end of service award not to mention the support they get from the other Fellows and Global Ministries.
So what are you waiting for?  If you feel that God is calling you to be part of the Global Mission Fellows Program, shoot an email to Erica Oliveira:  For more information about the Global Mission Fellows Program check out our website