AC2020 Legislative Session

The 2020 Iowa Annual Conference's Legislative Session was held virtually on July 18, 2020, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  

AC2020 Legislative Session Agenda - PDF


Opening Worship

Presented by Rev. Dr. Jaye Johnson, Director of Congregational Excellence; Rev. Ronald Carlson, Superintendent Northwest District; and Rev. Melissa Drake, Superintendent Southwest District. Video creation and production by Rev. Dr. Jaye Johnson and Courtney Levin, Communication's Officer

  • Opening Worship  - News Story 
  • Opening Worship - "The Mission Doesn't Stop" Video


Iowa UMC Black Minister Caucus

Presented by Pastor Cephas Z.K. Davis, Des Moines Easton Place United Methodist Church

  • Iowa UMC Black Minister Caucus -  News Story
  • Watch the clip from A Service of Lament – here


Treasurer's Report

Presented by Maggie Biggs, Iowa Conference Treasurer and Director Administrative Services



Treasurer's Report Part 2

Presented by Rev. Jon Disburg, President of Council on Finance and Administration and Pastor at Faith UMC (Humboldt, Gilmore City, Rutland, Livermore)


Board of Pensions and Health

Presented by Rev. David Peterson, Chair of Board of Pensions and Health and Pastor at Clear Lake UMC

The Iowa United Methodist Foundation Report

Presented by Rev. Dr. Katharine Yarnell the Executive Director of the Iowa United Methodist Foundation.