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Welcome to our Communications Specialist

We are pleased to welcome Aidan Spencer to the TCM staff as our new Communications Specialist. Aidan’s work with the UCC includes communicating the happenings and mission of the Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Conferences through event publicity, newsletter distribution, … Continue reading

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Final Sale for Iowa Religious Media Services

As IRMS begins the conclusion of Phase 3 of their resource clearance, they are providing one last opportunity to purchase some of their resources at an extremely reduced price. The deals mentioned in these weekly specials will continue through October … Continue reading

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Dis-empowering Loss with Gratitude

“I came naked from my mother’s womb, and I will be naked when I leave. The LORD gave me what I had, and the LORD has taken it away. Praise the name of the LORD!” -Job 1:21 Over the past … Continue reading

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Highlights from the September Nebraska BOD Meeting

A summary from Board Chair Scott Jones: On September 6th and 7th the Board of Directors of the Nebraska Conference and our Tri-Conference staff joined together for a Board retreat in Schuyler at the beautiful Benedictine Retreat Center. Friday afternoon … Continue reading

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Special Deals on IRMS Resources

The Sale Continues! Special Deal for September 11th – September 17th As Iowa Religious Media Services enters Phase 2 of their resource clearance they will be providing you, their clients, with the opportunity to purchase resources at an extremely reduced … Continue reading

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Further Sale of Discounted Church Resources

Phase 2 – IRMS Wind-Down Continues As the ministry of Iowa Religious Media Services closes, they have continued the sale of resources. Discover more on their searchable spreadsheet which includes titles, resource numbers, and prices for many of their most … Continue reading

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Job Opening at Ames UCC

The Ames UCC is hiring a new office administrator. They will be responsible for communications and financial processes in a progressive Protestant, open and affirming church, serving a diverse congregation. The position will be 30 hours/week, Mondays through Thursdays from … Continue reading

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Discounted Church Resources for Sale

The Long and Winding Road Gets Shorter A message from IRMS Executive Director Sharon Strohmaier: At the end of this week, Iowa Religious Media Services (IRMS) will initiate the process of dissolving as a corporation. Since we could find no … Continue reading

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Grow Your Church with MissionInsite

The Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota Conferences are excited provide to our local churches — free of charge — access to the powerful MissionInsite tool which helps your church discover and interpret demographic data that will help you plan new … Continue reading

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More Disaster Recovery Help Needed

Flooded areas in Iowa and Nebraska are still in need of support as clean-up and recovery continues from Spring flooding. The UCC Disaster Ministries, working in collaboration with other organizations, specializes in long-term recovery efforts. The needs along the river … Continue reading

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