Lovely Lane Youth Present – “Yesterday’s News” – An Easter Play

The youth of Lovely Lane United Methodist Church in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, presented an original play written by Pastor Paul Wilcox that takes a look at how the death of Jesus might have been covered by the news media, had they existed then but with today’s technology and...
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UMC Summer Camps

There are three United Methodist Camp and Retreat Centers located across the state of Iowa: Okoboji, Pictured Rocks and Wesley Woods. Iowa United Methodist Camps offer many different activities at each of our sites, and we know you’ll have the best week ever with our caring...
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Zamar Youth Handbells

Zamar (‘Festive Praise’ in Hebrew) had a great year of ringing and whacking (boom whackers) at various worship services and special events. We would welcome new ringers next fall who: Read music and play an instrument Are in grades 4-8 Can attend weekly rehearsals Wed. 4:50-5:30...
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December Youth News

Senior High Youth Group Senior High Youth meets weekly on Sundays from 6:00-7:30 PM.  Thanks to the youth for a great skit on Youth Sunday, Nov. 23!  Many were inspired by the message!! SH Youth Upcoming Events: Dec. 7: Youth Group Caroling; meet at 5:30 PM for supper in order to...
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Preschool/BASE news

High School Youth News

Senior High Youth Group meets weekly from 6 pm (supper) to 7:30 pm on Sundays and is for youth grades 9-12.  In March the youth served supper at the Willis Dady Emergency Homeless Shelter.  This was a great experience for the youth. On June 13-19 the senior high youth (and...
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Preschool/BASE news

Middle School Youth News

MS Youth Group meets weekly from 5:30 pm (supper) to 7:00 pm on Wednesdays and is for youth in grades 6-8.  In March the youth made “Blessing Bags” to give to those who come to  the Willis Dady Emergency Homeless Shelter.  The Blessing Bags include:  toothbrush, toothpaste,...
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