Wednesday Night Live

Come for the food and stay for the fun, the fellowship, and the education.

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.


Thanksgiving in July Food Drive

The Des Moines Area Religious Council (DMARC) is seeing something alarming – double-digit and consecutive increases in usage of its Food Pantry Network. However, with no parallel increase in contributions, they have the perfect storm, and they do not see an end in...

A Blended Service on August 12th

Our two regular worship services will combine into one on August 12. Our music will be a blend of traditional and contemporary. We will share an old-fashioned Methodist potluck meal afterwards. This will be a great Sunday of fellowship that you will not want...

Little Food Pantry Needs

These are our biggest needs at the time: cereal, spaghetti sauce, tuna, fruit cups, granola bars without chocolate, and other healthy snacks. As always, thanks for your generosity. Items may be left in the labeled donation bin on the lower...


“Midweek and Still Practicing Heaven” Pastor Cindy 07/19/2018

Good morning!  Last week I asked you to “practice heaven.”  How’s it going? I believe heaven is a place where we are fully immersed in God’s love.  So that’s what I have been practicing.  I am assuming heaven is all around and I just have to open myself to it.  It has...

“Practice Heaven!” Pastor Cindy’s Devotion 07/12/2018

Good morning friends, This Sunday we will continue our sermon series, Kid Talk, what children can teach us about God, faith, and the church.  This Sunday the topic is heaven.  Jesus said that the kingdom of heaven belongs to children.  What do you think he meant?  So,...