The Midweek Refuel

Food, Faith, Fun, and Fellowship

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

Please pray this prayer each day

“God, today let me faithfully live your story for my life, my church, and my community.”

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.


Music and More on Grand Concert January 13

JANUARY 13—Music N More on Grand at 4:00 p.m. Carl Gravander is the organist at Plymouth Congregational Church and College organist at Simpson College. He serves as accompanist for the Des Moines Vocal Arts Ensemble. Carl also plays the carillon at St. Paul’s...

Depression and the Church’s Mission

A group of church members met this fall to discuss a book on mental health and the church.  As a result, they have planned to highlight depression in January.  An overall theme of "Depression and the Church's Mission" has been chosen.  Each week also has theme, and...

January Sermon Series

Get ready for it!  In January we'll be asking "What's Your Story?"  We'll be learning about our own stories of faith through the story of Joseph.


“Midweek and Ready for Christmas” Pastor Cindy’s Devotion

Good morning— “We live only as God comes forth to meet us, bringing, again and again, the fresh gift of life.  Always we live toward the future.  It is not enough to live out of our past experience.  That would be like living tomorrow on the food we had yesterday. ...

“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...