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The UMW Snowmen Are Coming!

UMW are selling CUTE (and delicious) chocolate bar snowmen for only $2.50 each! They make great stocking stuffers, teacher gifts, present toppers and place settings for Christmas dinner. The snowmen bars are are an inexpensive way to spread holiday cheer… so place your order today, supplies are limited! To order, email wesleysnowmen19@yahoo.com and be sure… Continue Reading

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HUNGER WALK in Memory of Keith Ferguson CANCELLED

CANCELLATION: Due to inclement weather the Hunger Walk in memory of Reverend Keith Ferguson scheduled for TODAY has been CANCELLED. * * * But you can still DONATE to support this wonderful cause that was near and dear to Keith’s heart: There are several ways to give: 1) You may drop your gift by the church office or… Continue Reading

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Wesley Announces New Director of Youth Ministries

A Warm Welcome to Wesley! SPRC is thrilled to announce that we have filled the position opening for our Director of Youth Ministries. We welcome Kelsey Ross to the Wesley staff, and invite you to learn a bit more about her below. Be sure to congratulate her and introduce yourself when you see her smiling… Continue Reading

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Urgent Need: Help Grafton Flood Victims

URGENT NEED: The IGRC Disaster Response (ERTs, VIMs, and others) has been requested by the Jersey County ETSB to take the lead on flood recovery in Grafton, Illinois. We are being asked to send teams Monday through Friday as they typically get a lot of spontaneous volunteers on the weekend. NEED: Teams of at least 2… Continue Reading

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Position Opening: Director of Youth Ministries

Wesley United Methodist Church is seeking a Director of Youth Ministries to begin in August, 2019.  CLICK HERE to view the full job description and requirements. To Apply: Please send a resume and cover letter addressing your experience to Pastor Justin Iverson via email at jiverson@wesley-umc.com, call 309.827.8046 or mail to the church at 502… Continue Reading

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UMCOR Sunday of Solidarity – June 30, 2019

In light of the recent news about children in U.S. government holding facilities along the U.S.-Mexico border, the United Methodist Committee on Relief has received numerous requests to respond. We have heard the plea for action from the church. Unfortunately, the facilities in question are managed in such a way that precludes even UMCOR’s assistance…. Continue Reading

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In Remembrance Rev. Keith Ferguson

Rev. Keith Ferguson, Visitation Pastor at Wesley United Methodist Church, passed away peacefully in the early hours of the morning on Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Keith had been receiving hospice care at BroMenn hospital for the past week; we are thankful to the staff for his excellent care.  Mostly we are thankful to God for… Continue Reading

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Wesley UMC Member Directory

Start Practicing Your Smile! We are creating a new directory of ALL of our members at Wesley United Methodist Church and we need to include your photo. This directory will be a valuable resource to help us stay connected at Wesley. By participating in our photo session, you will receive a FREE printed directory, a… Continue Reading

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2019 Annual Great Rivers Conference – Donation Request

We would like to invite Wesley members and friends to have an opportunity to make a special offering by giving financially or donating items to send along with Pastor Sara Isbell to the 2019 Annual Conference June 6 thru 8. For questions please contact Pastor Sara at sisbell@wesley-umc.com or call the church office at 309.827.8046…. Continue Reading

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Chancel Choir Director

Wesley United Methodist Church is seeking a part-time Chancel Choir Director to begin in August, 2019.  CLICK HERE to view the full job description and requirements. To Apply: Please send a resume and cover letter addressing your experience by Friday, May 10, to Myrna Simpson via email at msimpson@wesley-umc.com or mail to the church at… Continue Reading

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