West Des Moines United Methodist Church
 Wednesday Night Live (WNL)

Wednesday Night Live is after-school and evening programs and activities that run September through May. 

5:00 to 7:30 PM – Casual Café – While the children are in their activities, parents can “hangout” in the Café. Relax in a comfy chair or chat with your church family members. No formal program, just a place to sit back, check your email, and be casual.

5:00 to 5:45 PM – Christ Chimers – Room 311 – 2nd through 6th grade; directed by Tom Sletto

5:00 to 5:45 PM – Jubilation – Room 303 – 7th through 12 grades; directed by Jennifer Hawkins

5:00 to 6:00 PM – Wednesday Bible Study – Room 131 – Adult Bible study led by Amy Jo Kerr

5:30 to 6:30 PM – WNL Meal – Heritage Hall (1st floor) – A great meal for everyone! $4 for adults (ages 12+); $3 for children ages 4 – 12; no charge for children ages 3 and younger. Take home a leftover plate for a freewill donation. High chairs and booster seats available for the little ones!

6:00 to 7:30 PM – Study of the Gospel of Luke (book by N.T. Wright) – Wesley Center – Led by Colleen Kummet. Feel free to bring dinner with you!

6:15 to 6:55 PM – Children’s Choir opportunities (Cherub Choir and Alleluia Choir) for ages Pre-K through 6th grade – Rooms TBD

6:15 to 7:15 PM - Wesley Ringers - Adult Bells – Room 303 – directed by Jennifer Hawkins

Bell Messengers (adult bells) meets on Tuesdays, 12:30 to 1:30 PM, room 303 – directed by Jennifer Hawkins

6:15 to 7:30 PM – Nursery (infants to 4 years old) – Room 305

6:30 to 7:30 PM – United Methodist Youth (“UMY” – 7th through 12th grade) – Room 313 – Led by Jerry Slagter, Kim & Jeff Butler, and Darin Woodward. Note, Confirmation (7th grade or older) will begin in October with Rev. Steve and Ken Kerr.

7:00 to 7:30 PM – Preschool Class – Room 300 - led by Dawn Grittmann

7:00 to 7:30 PM – K through 3rd Grade Class – Room 302; led by Holly Welch, Gary Kummet, and Jennifer Kelly

7:00 to 7:45 PM – Yada Yada Tween Team (4th through 6th grade) – Room 311; led by Amy Jo Kerr

7:30 PM - Chancel Choir (adults, high school and older) – Sanctuary – Directed by Tom Sletto


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 WNL Dinner Minimize

Each week on Wednesday, our church will be cooking up dinner favorites!  Come JOIN us on Wednesday evenings for delicious home cooked food and amazing fellowship!  You don’t have to plan a meal, shop for the food, prepare the meal, or clean up .  Just come and relax from your busy day!! Guarantee this is the BEST MEAL DEAL In TOWN!!  Spread the word to neighbors, friends, and co-workers about the WNL dinners.  Everyone is WELCOME to gather around the tables!!

Meals include an entrée with sides, plus a full salad bar extravaganza with a variety of choices to accommodate many dietary needs.  A bread, sun butter, peanut butter and jelly station is also offered along with beverages, and the “melt in your mouth dessert bar” will round out any meal!

“GET IT TO GO” – YES, we have carry out containers, so that you can take a meal to a family member or friend.  We also offer leftover food items for you, should you need a salad for the next day or a plate of goodies for your family or co-workers.  Check with us, we might even be able to supply you with some milk, and save you a trip to the grocery!  We will be your ONE – STOP SHOP.  You make a donation and we both win!

Dinner is served from 5:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. and decaf coffee is always available along with delicious chocolate milk for our chocolate lovers! 

COST:   Over 12 years - $4.00

4-12 years of age $3.00

Under 4 - Free

High chairs and booster chairs are available for the young ones!



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