Our Calendar

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Announcement: In consideration of the health concerns surrounding COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the IA, NE, and SD Conferences and the national setting of the UCC recommend that in-person, large group events be canceled and postponed for the time being. If you make any changes to your event please contact Aidan Spencer at aidan@ucctcm.org. At the recommendation of UCC HR, your conference staff may not be attending events in their regular capacity for their own health and the health of others.

For more information and Conference support through this time, look at our COVID-19 resources.

Ministers' moments

Thursdays at 12:00pm

(Tuesdays and Thursdays after July 21st)

Before submitting an event, please consider it’s timing and size in relation to the current pandemic. We will not be promoting in-person gatherings at this time.

Submit an Event

Fill out the Submit an Event Form to share an event or program for the wider Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Conferences of the United Church of Christ.

NOTE: Please consider the timing and size of the event in relation to the current pandemic.

Event Follow-Up

How did your event or program go? We’d love to hear about it and help others hear about it too. Share your stories and photos through the Event Follow-Up Form.

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NE – KAMP KALEO Summer Camps – May -July
NE – KAMP KALEO Summer Camps – May -July
May 1 all-day
2018 Summer Brochure 2018 Kamp News
Smile for Jesus
Smile for Jesus
May 1 all-day
PLEASE take some pictures and send them to us in .jpg format.  We want to tell your story on our website picture scroll.  Be sure to have anyone in the pictures sign-off on picture releases.
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CANCELED – Spiritual Life and Food 9:00 am
CANCELED – Spiritual Life and Food @ Denmark Congregational UCC
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The continuing educational event, “Spiritual Life and Food” is centering ourselves around food and spiritual practice. We have a tendency to indulge, right? Well, here are some tips and time saving ideas to help us[...]
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CANCELED – Southeast Association Spring Meeting 2:30 pm
CANCELED – Southeast Association Spring Meeting @ Denmark Congregational Church
May 3 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
The Southeast Association meeting has been canceled due health and safety concern of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.
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Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry @ Zoom
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry @ Zoom
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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CCAM Meeting 9:00 am
CCAM Meeting @ Iowa Conference UCC
May 9 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
2nd Saturday (every month) at Iowa Conference Office; 9:00am-2:00pm; Contact is Ellis Arnold at ellis@ucctcm.org.
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Flourishing in Ministry 12:00 pm
Flourishing in Ministry @ Siena Retreat Center
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – May 14 @ 12:00 pm
Flourishing in Ministry @ Siena Retreat Center
Flourishing in Ministry retreat series are a chance to be part of a group that includes both emerging (those in their first 10-15 years of ministry) and experienced leaders, coming together to cultivate a trustworthy[...]
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Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry @ Zoom
May 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry @ Zoom
May 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
Pastoral Care Specialist Program 12:00 pm
Pastoral Care Specialist Program @ Des Moines Pastoral Couseling Center
May 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This two-year course is designed for clergy, parish nurses, Stephen ministers, chaplains and others involved in pastoral care ministries. Meeting monthly, participants learn about areas critical to effective pastoral care, and receive support, encouragement and[...]
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Worship with the Council of Conference Ministers 10:30 am
Worship with the Council of Conference Ministers
May 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Welcome to worship with the Council of Conference Ministers of the United Church of Christ! We invite you and your congregation to attend this worship service on May 17th, 2020 or any other Sunday in[...]
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Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry @ Zoom
May 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry @ Zoom
May 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry @ Zoom
May 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
On The Brink: A Group for Religious Professionals Transitioning into Retirement 1:00 pm
On The Brink: A Group for Religious Professionals Transitioning into Retirement @ Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center Conference Room
May 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Retiring from active religious and spiritual leadership evokes many emotions–dread, joy, fear, anxiety, excitement…Questions arise: “How will I find meaning and purpose?” “What is my call now?”  “How do I adapt to all of the[...]
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Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry 12:00 pm
Ministers’ Moments: A Space for Authentic Conversation About Ministry @ Zoom
May 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you an actively serving authorized minister or lay pastor? Join your ministerial staff and fellow clergy for Zoom meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00pm CT. These are public, non-confidential conversations for our active[...]
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Strengthening the Church Offering
Strengthening the Church Offering
May 31 all-day
May 31st is marked as the day for gathering donations to Strengthening the Church, but donations can be given at any time by donating online. STC largely supports youth ministries and full-time leaders for new[...]