West Des Moines United Methodist Church

Weekly Worship

Please Join us this Sunday, July 16th
Rev Cindy Hickman will continue sermon series:
"Our Grand Adventure"


Latest Sermon:
July 2, 2017 - "From Within Not Above" by guest speaker, Mike Powers


Traditional Worship • 8:30 a.m.
Children's Sunday School 10:00 a.m.
Youth and Adult  Sunday School • 10:00 a.m.
Marketplace Contemporary Worship • 11:00 a.m.

Hearing assistance devices available.
Childcare is available for all services.

Wednesday Night Live 

5:30 until 6:30 p.m. Dinner (Heritage Hall)
6:30 until 7:30 p.m.  Classes offered for all ages


[map and directions]

 Guests click HERE


720 Grand Avenue

West Des Moines, Iowa 50265-3624

Phone (515) 279-0826


Office Hours

Administrative Office (2nd floor):

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Receptionist Office (2nd floor):  

Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Friday:  9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


West Des Moines United Methodist Church has a Facebook page, a Blog, Flickr (for photos) and Podcasts of past sermons.

If you are a member, visitor or just want more information about WDMUMC, please "Like" us on Facebook, read our Blog or listen to past sermons.

 Sign Up for the State Fair Stand Minimize


Have a great day at the Iowa State Fair working with your friends from church and meeting people from all over the state.  We need 18 to 20 volunteers each day to serve some of the best food at the Iowa State Fair.  There are two shifts per day.  You get a free ticket to enter the Fair and a $10.00 food and drink allowance while you work.  The net proceeds from the stand go to fund missions and other church projects.

You can sign-up at the Church in the Friendship Room or in the narthex. Or on this website by clicking on the button below.


 Vacation Bible School Minimize

Come Join Us for
Hero Central Vacation Bible School!
Sunday, July 16th—Thursday, July 20th

Click on the picture to learn more and register.

Who can have fun on an empty stomach?

Each evening (5:15 to 6:00) we will be serving dinner: $4 ages 12+, $3 ages 4-12, and under 4 are free.

Everyone is welcome for dinner.  You do not have to be attending VBS to come and eat.

This is the menu for the week:

Wednesday, July 19
Chicken Pattie on Bun
Mixed Veggies
Fresh Fruit

Thursday, July 20
Assorted Pizzas
Garlic Bread
Salad Bar

Each Night: 

Bread station with peanut butter, sun butter, and jelly.
Mini Salad Bar
Drink station with milk and lemonade.
Dessert Bar with vanilla ice cream, cookies, and bars.


 Employment Opportunity Minimize

We are currently hiring for the Business Manager - Director of Administration position.  Click on the picture for more information.

 Latest News from WDMUMC Minimize


"The Link"

Click on "The Link"  for the latest news from West Des Moines United Methodist Church.




Click on "Pathways"  for the West Des Moines United Methodist monthly newsletter.  



 Welcome to West Des Moines United Methodist


Our Vision & Our Mission

 Our Vision is...
 Changing lives in the name of Jesus Christ

 Our Mission is...
 To create a welcoming atmosphere.
 To invite others to join our faith journey.
 To involve all in worship, service, mission, small  group participation, tithing and prayer.
 To connect our faith in Jesus with our daily lives.

 Serving Christ…. Our Purpose, Our  Privilege, Our Responsibility. 

 Pastor Cindy's Midweek Devotional Minimize

Looking for a little spiritual uplift in the middle of the week?  Click on the picture below to read Pastor Cindy's Midweek Devotional.

This week's devotional is titled "Rain at My Prison Window".


 The Word Minimize

My heart is a blob of melted wax in my gut.

Psalm 22:14-15 (MSG)

 Contact Information

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