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.


Starting April 17, Senior Disciples

Do you have an AARP card? Are you a member of the G.I., Traditionalist, or Baby Boomer Generation? Do you like good food and great fellowship? Then Senior Disciples is for you! A delicious pork chop meal at noon, the program about the Bishop’s trip to Israel...

April 22 – Spring Omelet Breakfast

The Mits Wits will be serving made-to-order omelets, pancakes, and biscuits & gravy. Cost is $7 for adults. Kids 5-11 are $5. Kids 4 & under are free. Serving from 8:00-11:30 a.m. All proceeds benefit church projects. Bring a friend!

April 21, Spring Clean Up

Join the fun and fellowship as we clean up Camp Wesley Woods from 9-4 on April 21. Various “pickup, rake, clean up, and spruce up” projects will take place through the day. Tasks for people all skill levels. Lunch provided! Call the camp if you are interested:...


“Running on Empty” Pastor Cindy’s Devotion 04/19/2018

Suddenly it’s Thursday!  The Midweek is late! This week has gone by in a flash.  Worship on Sunday.  Bulletin and sermon prep for next Sunday.  Staff meeting. The Finance Committee. The Worship Re-design Team.  The Christian Education Coordinating Council.  An all-day...

“John’s Story About Spring” Pastor Cindy’s Devotion 04/11/08

Good morning!  Did you see what happened yesterday?  Spring!  It has been on the calendar for weeks now and it has teased us with occasional afternoons of sunshine—followed by ice and snow and cold temps, but yesterday spring seemed to actually arrive. Every spring I...

“Now Live It” Pastor Cindy’s Devotion 04/04/2018

Good morning! Sunday was wonderful.  Nearly 600 people came together at the church to celebrate Easter.  The music was beautiful.  Prayers soared to heaven.  We shared communion and dipped our hands in the baptismal bowl.  We read the story of the first Easter and...