The Midweek Refuel

Food, Faith, Fun, and Fellowship

Each Wednesday starting @ 5:30 PM
(Formerly known as Wednesday Night Live)

Advent Calendar

2 – First Sunday of Advent “Christmas Gifts that Won’t Break”
6 – UMW Christmas Tea 1:00 PM
8 – COG Christmas Shopping with WDM children
9 – “Emoji Christmas” children’s program 4:00 PM
17 – Blue Christmas Service 6:30 PM
24 – Christmas Eve Family Service
with candle lighting 5:00 PM
24 – Christmas Eve Traditional Service
with candle lighting 9:00 PM

West Des Moines United Methodist is a caring community of faith that welcomes individuals from all walks of life. You are invited to join us this Sunday for a time of praise, fellowship and contemplation as we celebrate our Savior and explore the mysteries of faith.


Christmas Shopping Spree December 8th

The annual Shopping Spree is scheduled for Saturday morning December 8th. COG and West Des Moines Human Services join together to take 100 children Christmas shopping for their families. You can be part of this by volunteering to chaperone a child.  Please watch for...

Urgently Needed Items for the Little Food Pantry

These are the items that are most needed at this time: soup canned meat dishes, such as Spaghetti O's tuna/beef helper powdered milk cereal pasta, spaghetti pasta sauce Please place your items in the donation bin on the lower level of the...


“The Staff Holds a Christmas Pageant” Pastor Cindy’s Devotion

Sometimes the very thing we need is right in front of us.  Our hearts might whisper “I need friendship,” “I need hope,”  “I need encouragement,” “I need laughter” and the answer is closer than we realize. Today a bunch of the retired guys from the church met for...

“Midweek and Looking Ahead” Pastor Cindy’s Devotion

Hello! Do you look forward to the future?  Not just the weekend ahead or Christmas, but the big future, what is coming toward us? I love the prophets in the Old Testament.  Elijah, Nathan, Isaiah, Micah, Deborah, Ezekiel, Amos and more.   They were these curious,...

“Midweek and a Thanksgiving Prayer” Pastor Cindy’s Devotion

Hello friends, Today I simply want to share my Thanksgiving prayer with you. God of Goodness, Thank you for my family, My husband, my two daughters, the two good men who they have married, a granddaughter who just lost a front tooth and whose smile makes me smile....