Mission U

Categories: Adult education

Come Soar with Us as we look at questions like these:
Quality of Water in your Community?
Immigration Policy and Local Businesses?
Transgender Restrooms in Schools?
The Mission u summer and fall events are wonderful opportunities to study current issues impacting society.  Mission u was formerly called School of Christian Mission.

2016 Mission u Dates
Sunday (4:00 p.m.), July 17 through Wednesday (3:30 p.m.), July 20
Friday (5:00 p.m.), October 21 through Sunday (3:30 p.m.), October 23
Iowa Valley Continuing Education Center in Marshalltown

Study Topics
Spiritual Growth Study – “The Bible and Human Sexuality: Claiming God’s Good Gift”
Issue Study – “Climate Justice: Call to Hope and Action”
Geographic Study – “Latin America: People and Faith”
Everyone takes the Spiritual Growth study and chooses between the other two studies.

CEUs are offered for Pastors and Lay Servants
2.0 CEUs in summer and 1.5 CEUs in fall

These events are sponsored each year by Iowa Conference United Methodist Women, but all (laity, clergy, men, women) are encouraged to attend.  In the fall, in addition to classes mentioned above, there will classes offered for Spanish and Korean speakers as well as children and youth.

For more information and registration forms, go to