Important Upcoming Events



















District Mission Trip

Tree of Life Ministry, Mission SD                                                                                                 July 8-16, 2017

A group of approximately 25 clergy and laity will depart on July 8 for Tree of Life Ministries, Mission SD on the Rosebud Lakota Reservation and return home on July 16.  Cost of the trip is approximately $425 per person.  A $50 non-refundable deposit is due to the District Office by February 1 and the second payment of $125 is due by April 1.  The remainder is due by June 1.

For more detailed information download the Information Sheet below. 

Other forms to complete and send in to the district office by May 1, 2017 include the VIM Skills List, Safety Policy, Release of Liability and the Medical Release form.


 Information Sheet            VIM Skills List             Safety Policy              Release of Liability

 Medical Release

 Installation Service for Rev Angie Lee

 Saturday, August 5, 2017


 Champaign Faith UMC (1719 S Prospect Ave, Champaign)

Everyone is invited.  Please come, share and encourage Angie as she embarks on her new ministry as the District Superintendent of the Iroquois River District.

Click here to download the invitation.


5 Star Churches

Congratulations to the following churches that made 5 Star in 2016 -

  Arcola                     Bellflower                     Champaign First              Crescent City 

 Hoopeston               Tuscola                        Villa Grove                       Weedman




Please remember these people in your prayers:

  • Rev Ted Mitchell (Tuscola) - health issues
  • Pastor Jan Reeder (Danville Farmers Chapel) - health issues
  • Rev Kevin Nourie (Donovan/Crescent City) - health issues
  • Rev Dennis Divan (retired) - health issues
  • Connie Tennyson, wife of Rev John Tennyson (Gibson City) - health issues
  • Rev. Bob Hackl (Retired) - health issues
  • Rev. Jim Till (retired) - health issues