Vacation Bible School

July 15-19, 6:00-8:00 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.


May 23, All-Church Picnic at Raccoon River Nature Lodge

Join us from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Raccoon River Park Nature Lodge. We will be inside so come on out, rain or shine! Pulled pork and hot dogs with drinks will be provided. What to bring: Last name A-K: Bring a dessert. Last name L-Z: Bring a side dish.  Free will...

June 11, Mission Trip Meeting

Would you be interested in going on a missions trip to Cuba in June 2018? Going to Cuba is a wonderful adventure! Those who went last year reported it was spiritually enlightening to experience the faith of the Cuban people. At 7:30 p.m. on June 11 we will meet to...

Visioning Questions

We are in the middle of an exciting project here at the church. We are formulating our vision for the church’s future. Your input is needed! Please take a visioning survey, fill it out and return it to the box outside Pastor Cindy’s door. The survey is printed on...


“I Believe, Help My Unbelief” Mike Powers 05/06/18

Message delivered to Edgewater Vespers Service, May 6, 2018 Scriptures: Isaiah 40:27-31 and Mark 9:14-29 I Believe, Help My Unbelief By Mike Powers What is faith?  Hebrews 11:1 describes it as “…the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.” In...

“Sad News” Pastor Cindy’s Devotion 05/02/18

Good morning, I want to tell you what has happened in my life this week.  My mom, Lucille Cottrell, died on Monday.  My mom was 90 years old.  My father died four years ago and since that time my mom has been living in assisted living and, most recently, in a nursing...