MRD: Dist. & Conf. Resources

2/16, 23,

3/2, 9, 16, 23

Omaha Tri Community


February 16, 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23, 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Omaha Tri Community  is holding their FRIDAY FISH FRY FRENZY!  and can be served as Take-out or Dine-in on the following Friday’s from 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. February 16, 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23 at the church located at 6001 Fontenelle Blvd, Omaha, NE.  ALL ARE INVITED to one or all Friday evenings. 

Ongoing Lenten

Bible Studies








Louisville UMC - Louisville UMC is located at 222 Walnut St, Louisville, NE, on Wednesday nights during Lent there will be a soup supper at 6 p.m. followed by a Bible study based on the movie Woodlawn. 

Springfield First UMC - On Monday nights during Lent Springfield First will be hosting Lenten Soup Suppers starting at 6 p.m. followed by a bible study of Adam Hamilton's CREED at 7 p.m. 

Omaha Tri Community - Lenten Bible Study, Wednesday Evenings from February 21st – March 28th, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the church located at 6001 Fontenelle Blvd, Omaha, NE.  ALL ARE INVITED! 










Omaha Faith Westwood

Friday, February 23, 2018
7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., in the Chapel
Cost: $25, lunch is included at this price. 

Faith Westwood invites everyone to the 2018 Work as Worship Retreat for a simulcast retreat where 11 influential business leaders and pastors will discuss what it looks like to connect faith and work.  

For a flyer with more information CLICK HERE

For more information contact Holly Timberlake at

To register CLICK HERE





Omaha Olive Crest
Saturday, February 24, 7 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Dakota Wesleyan University bell and vocal choirs will perform a concert called  “Sing a New Song Unto the Lord” and it will feature mostly sacred music from Renaissance anthems to gospel arrangements and new sacred works.
An offering will be taken for the choirs. 
CLICK HERE for a flyer.






Blair First UMC

Early Response Training (ERT) – Blair, NE

Saturday, March 3rd 

8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Blair First UMC is hosting a conference approved UMCOR ERT Team Training on March 3, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Blair First UMC, 1656 Colfax St, Blair, NE.  CLICK HERE for more information and a registration link.  The registration fee for the class is $25 which covers course materials, snacks, lunch and instructor travel costs.  All ERT team members must obtain Safe Gatherings Certification

Blair’s Missions Team is working with Hollie Tapley, GPUMC Disaster Response Coordinator, on planning a VIM trip to Puerto Rico so STAY TUNED for dates and details of the trip if you’re interested in being part of a VIM team. 

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Omaha Faith Westwood

Saturday, March 3rd and Saturday, April 7th

Both dates from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

This is a two part series that is open to the public and free for families and caregivers of a loved one dealing with dementia on Saturday, March 3rd and Saturday, April 7th both from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

The presenter Nancy Flaherty will be leading a “Solutions” support group for caregivers of family members caring for loved ones for any health related reason.  

CLICK HERE for a flyer with more information and registration instructions. 

The class size is limited and those who sign up are asked to attend both days of the series. 

We know that some churches don’t have color printers or copiers so if you would like any flyers printed Faith Westwood would be happy to provide you with some just email Vikki O’Hara at with your needs. 





Missouri River District

Spring UMW Meeting

Saturday, March 10th

8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The Missouri River District United Methodist Women will be holding their Spring Meeting at Hooper Faith UMC located at 303 W Maple St, Hooper. NE 68031 on March 10th.  

CLICK HERE for a flyer with more information.  



Omaha First UMC

Celebration of Soulful Healing

March 11th, 1:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

All who want to take responsibility for their own wellness and who seek insight on ways to do so, as well as those who care for others privately or professionally, are welcome. 

CLICK HERE for a flyer with more information.  





Humboldt UMC

March 25th, Palm Sunday

2:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Humboldt UMC is the host location for an area-wide ecumenical Easter Cantata.  Performances will be March 25th, Palm Sunday at 2:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.




Omaha Living Faith

Thursday, March 29th

7:00 p.m.

Join Living Faith as they present a Living Last Supper in which Jesus and His disciples met in the upper room for their final Passover together.  

CLICK HERE for a flyer with more information. 




Middle School Spring Retreat

Friday April 6th thru Sunday, April 8th, 2018

CLICK HERE for more information and registration form.





Ralston Trinity UMC

Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 11:30 a.m.

Spring Salad Luncheon

Ralston Trinity UMC United Methodist Women are hosting Hearts Sing for Spring with a Spring Salad Luncheon followed by a performance by the Heartlight Choir.  Tickets go on sale March 25 - April 10.  Call the church office at 402-331-4054 to get your ticket.  

CLICK HERE for a flyer with more information. 


Omaha St. Paul

Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

Spring Salad Luncheon

St. Paul Omaha United Methodist Women are having their spring luncheon Saturday, April 14 at 11:00 am. Tickets can be reserved by calling the church at 402-556-2433 or contacting a UMW member. The Pride Players from the Rose Theater will present the program.



Congregational Care Ministry Seminar 

April 19-21 at The Church of the Resurrection, Leawood, KS campus.  CLICK HERE for more information. 








Omaha First UMC - Taize Prayer Services

On the first Saturday of each month, First UMC hosts a community Taizé Prayer service at 5:00 p.m. in Mead Chapel

Taizé prayer services are inspired by the Taizé ecumenical monastic community in France where people – young and old – come to pray, to be silent, to listen, to be simple, to be faithful. They come seeking space in which to be with God. The community was founded by Brother Roger Schutz during the Second World War. 

Perhaps the most distinctive character in the service is the music, simple meditative songs with few words that are repeated again and again.  This allows the words to penetrate deeply as a way of listening to the Divine Presence.  The service also includes short readings, spoken prayers, a period of silence and the use of candles adding to the meditative aspect of the service. 

The service, about 40 minutes in length.  All are welcome.


Omaha Clair Memorial ​

Alan Black a member of Omaha Clair Memorial has published a book titled, "Here I Am Lord" CLICK HERE for an Amazon link to the 2nd edition of the book.  






Please contact Christy at the Great West District Office at 308-284-8922 or by email at for more information or click here for an order form.   


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The United Methodist General Conference Next Global Health Initiative: Abundant Health: Our Promise to Childern.

In our Great Plains Conference, United Methodist congregations – whether large or small -- are uniquely blessed with the availability of the all the resources necessary to develop an effective congregational health ministry.

For more information regarding Congregational Health Ministry, The NE Faith Community Health Network and the Health Ministry at Omaha Faith Faith Westwood UMC click here