News and Announcements

Senor Cliff Hinderman

Senor Cliff Hinderman will be joining us at both services on May 6th.  Come and greet him and hear about his ongoing Mission with the Indian population in Oaxaca, Mexico. Join us during coffee hour for a chance to visit with Cliff and after 2nd service for a taco bar at Wesley Place. *A free-will […]

Welcome: Rev. Charles Gilbert

The Staff/Parish Relations Committee is pleased to announce that Rev. Charles Gilbert has been hired as the new SLUMC Visitation Pastor/Ministry Assistant. Gil is a familiar face to many of us, as he and Alta have been involved with our church for several years since his retirement as a full-time UMC pastor. He will be […]

Welcome Leah

We are pleased to announce that Leah Sexton will be our new office manager beginning Aug. 7th. Leah is a graduate from Emmetsburg High School and the University of Northern Iowa. She, and her husband Mark, live near Emerson Bay on West Okoboji. We welcome Leah in joining our Spirit Lake United Methodist Church family. […]

Pastor Duane

Pastor Duane Larson has been appointed to serve the Spirit Lake United Methodist Church, effective July 1st. Pastor Duane is currently serving as an interim pastor in Missouri after serving 11 years as the senior pastor of the Eureka UMC, MO. Pastor Duane is married to Lisa, who grew up in the Lakes area and […]