Join family and friends at IFUMC as we come together for CELEBRATION OF MINISTRY for Pastors Carol and Jeff and Susan Eichmeier on Sunday afternoon, June 2 at 12 noon .  The weekend of June 1 and 2 will Jeff and Carol’s last weekend to worship with us.  There will be a 5:30 service on Saturday and 9 and 11 am services on Sunday.  this will also be Susan’s last Sunday as church pianist, as she retires after 31 years of service.
At noon on Sunday there will be a lunch served in Fellowship Hall.  Pulled pork sandwiches, hot dogs, potato salad, chips, fresh fruit, veggies and cake will be served.  The program will also be held in Fellowship Hall and will probably begin about 12:30-12:45 and be about 30-40 minutes in length.   Please join us in this celebration.
Worship Changes for JUNE and JULY.  No 11 am worship on June 9,16, 23, 30 or July 7.  No Saturday Nite Alive on July 6.  No Sunday worship (9 or 11 am) on July 7 as there is Community Worship in the Park on July 7.
Staff Parish Relations Team is proud to announce the appointment of Jordan Derhammer as associate pastor to Iowa Falls 1st UMC and pastor at Alden UMC.  She comes to us from Washington Chapel UMC in Cedar Falls.  She will begin her ministry her on July 1  We will look forward to welcoming her.
Staff Parish Relations Team is proud to announce the appointment of Reverend Erling Shultz to Iowa Falls 1st UMC as the next senior pastor.  He comes to us from Sharon Center UMC  He will begin his ministry in our church and community on July 1, 2019.  We will look forward to welcoming him and his wife Barb.
Vacation Bible School is scheduled for June 24-June 28.  The theme will be “To Mars and Beyond”  We will blast off on our journey to discover the wonders of God’s universe.  Lots of volunteers in various areas will be needed so please consider being a part of an out of this world adventure!
Pledge Plus is a new opportunity to share your gifts and help our church.  This a opportunity to support a specific ministry of the church.  There is a variety of ministries at a wide range of gving levels.  If questions contact a member of the finance team or church office.