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The 2018 Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meeting started as always with the singing of There is a Fountain.  Dr. Wisehart brings a message from Luke Ch. 15

Dr. Lenny Wisehart became Senior Pastor at South Lake Church of the Nazarene in Crown Point, Indiana in August, 2009.  Previously he served for 17 years preaching and singing as a full time evangelist.

He pastored Nazarene congregations in Denver, Colorado; Indianapolis, Indiana and Oskaloosa, Iowa. His passions for ministry include preaching and teaching the Word, equipping the church for ministry and reaching and discipling followers of Christ.

 

2018 Camp Meeting Information

The Iowa Holiness Association TabernacleThe IHA Tabernacle

  • Dates: June 10-15, starting Sunday evening, June 10
  • Place: The IHA Tabernacle on the grounds of the old Vennard College campus.
  • Special Meeting Times:
    • Pre-Camp Rally: Free concert with The Chosen Ones, Saturday, June 9, 6:30 PM at the Tabernacle.
    • Please come early for a free BBQ, 5:45 pm
    • Sponsored by WGM's Men with a Vision
  • First Service Sunday, June 10 6:30 PM

  • Regular Meeting Times:
    • Evening meetings:  6:30 PM.
    • Morning prayer meeting:  7:30 AM
    • Morning Devotionals: 10:30 AM
    • Bible Study Sessions: 2:30 PM

Our 2018 Ministry Team

  • Evangelist: Rev. Lenny Wisehart
  • Bible Teacher: Rev. Jim Kerwin
  • Music Minister:  Rev. Rick Jones 
  • Children’s Evangelists: Rev. Cyril McKay with Mrs. Jan McKay
  • Youth Evangelists: Jeffery and Lesa Albertson
  • World Gospel Missionary: Andy & Stephanie Abrams

Evangelist
Rev. Lenny Wisehart

IHA President
Brady Hunter

Bible Teacher
Rev. Jim Kerwin

Music Minister
Rev. Rick Jones

 

Missionary
Andy & Stephanie Abrams
World Gospel mission
Kenya, Africa

Children's Program

  • Monday – Friday
  • 10:30 am and 2:30 pm
  • For children ages 6 – 12 years old

Cyril and Jan McKay

Children's Ministers
Rev. Cyril and Jan McKay

We’ll have stories, activities, and games that will help our children find their value and purpose from God.

Youth Evangelists

Jeffery & Lesa
Albertson
Youth Evangelists

IHA Youth Camp 2018

This year's youth Bible study program titled “Becoming a Royal Priesthood in a World of Darkness” will be led by Jeffery and Lesa Albertson.

Save $15.00 with early registration. Beat the June 1st deadline and the fee is only $105.00. After the 1st… well, do the math! 😉            IHA Youth Registration Form 2018

Registration and check-in is from 4:00 to 5:00 PM on Sunday, June 10th at the Administration Building.

For more information write to: Youth@IowaHolinessAssociation.org.

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The Friday evening service started with the Children's group as led by the McKay's sharing with us what they have been learning this week.  Then we paid tribute to Rev. Don and Joann Thurman and their ministries and the impact they had in the promotion of the Iowa Holiness Association during their lives. Then Rev. Hal Daigre brought a message from the book of Luke.

On Thursday evening the session started out with the youth presenting what they had been working on this week at the 2017 Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meeting this is followed by the message presented by with Rev. Hal Daigre.

This is the Thursday Bible Study session at the 2017 Iowa Holiness Association camp Meeting with Rev. Tom Lorimer.

Wednesday evening service of the 2017 Iowa holiness Association Camp Meeting with Rev. Hal Daigre.  The message if from Acts 2 titled “Be Radical”

This is the Wednesday afternoon bible study with Rev. Tom Lorimer at the 2017 Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meeting

Rev. Hal Daigre brought tonights message from Numbers 22 and is titled “Going the right direction with a wrong heart”

This is the Tuesday bible study session at the 2017 Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meeting with Rev. Tom Lorimer

Monday Evening of the 2017 Iowa Holiness Association camp Meeting the Rev. Hal Daigre brought us the message “Forgiven to forgive”

This year we are able to bring you the daily bible study sessions. This is Monday afternoon June 12, 2017 Bible Study with Rev. Tom Loimer.

The opening service of the 2017 Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meeting on Sunday June 11th  with Evangelist Rev. Hal Daigre

2017 Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meeting

2017 Camp Meeting Information

The Iowa Holiness Association TabernacleThe IHA Tabernacle

  • Dates: June 11-16, starting Sunday evening, June 11
  • Place: The IHA Tabernacle on the grounds of the old Vennard College campus.
  • Special Meeting Times:
    • Pre-Camp Rally: Sing Along with Del and Friends, Saturday, June 10, 6:30 PM at the Tabernacle.
  • Regular Meeting Times:
    • Evening meetings start at 6:30 PM.
    • Morning prayer meeting: 7:30 AM in the tabernacle
    • Morning meetings start at 10:30 AM
    • Afternoon meetings start at 2:30 PM

Our 2015 Ministry Team

  • Evangelist: Rev. Hal Daigre
  • Bible Teacher: Rev. Tom Lorimer
  • Camp Song Evangelists: Jay Wisler
  • Children’s Evangelists: Rev. Cyril McKay with Mrs. Jan McKay
  • Youth Evangelists: Jeffery and Lesa Albertson
  • World Gospel MissionaryBrian and Paula Kushman
  • Rev. Hal Daigre
    Camp Evangelist
  • Rev. Tom Lorimer
    Bible Teacher
  • IHA President Brady HunterBrady Hunter
    IHA President
    Master of Ceremonies
  • Jay Wisler
    Song Evangelist
  • Cyril and Jan McKayRev. & Mrs.
    Cyril McKay

    Children's Evangelists
  • Brian & Paula Kushman
    World Gospel Missions

 

Youth Evangelists

Jeffery & Lesa
Albertson
Youth Evangelists

 

IHA Youth Camp 2017

This year's youth Bible study program titled “Living a Life Worthy of the Lord” will be led by Jeffery and Lesa Albertson.

Save $15.00 with early registration. Beat the June 1st deadline and the fee is only $105.00. After the 1st… well, do the math! 😉

Registration and check-in is from 4:00 to 5:00 PM on Sunday, June 11th at the Administration Building.

For more information write to: Youth@IowaHolinessAssociation.org.

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On Friday evening as our week of Camp Meetings came to a close the McKay's and the children presented their program, Isaiah Reid spoke to us, our President Brady Hunter shared his “Gems of the week” and Rev. Del Rittgers brought us the evening message,

Save the Date June 11-16

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2017 Camp Meeting Information

The Iowa Holiness Association TabernacleThe IHA Tabernacle

  • Dates: June 11-16, starting Sunday evening, June 11
  • Place: The IHA Tabernacle on the grounds of the old Vennard College campus.
    • The address of the old campus is 2300 8th Avenue East, University Park, IA 52596.
    • (Click on the link for an interactive map, or scroll down to the bottom of this page.)
    • Follow the main driveway (an extension of Center Street) north for about a quarter mile.
  • Time:
    • Evening meetings start at 6:30 PM.
    • Morning prayer meeting: 7:30 AM in the tabernacle
    • Morning meetings start at 10:30 AM
    • Afternoon meetings start at 2:30 PM

Check back for more details of the 2017 IHA Camp Meeting

by Darrell Baxter

Irene Weitert, c. 1945

A Hungarian war refugee hungry for Jesus

Irene S. Weitert, age 90, passed away in her sleep around midnight on March 2, 2017. For her final three days, she was being cared for at MHP Hospice Serenity House, Oskaloosa. Prior to this, she was living at Homestead Assisted Living, Oskaloosa, for several years.

Irene was born February 20, 1927 in Alsomocosolad, Hungary to Hans Weitert and Elisabeth Pickelhaupt Weitert. Her father, a high ranking official in the Hungarian government, along with his family, was forced to flee to Germany as the Russians gained control in Hungary following World War II. While living in Germany in the mid-1940’s, doing volunteer work in area hospitals with the war-wounded, Irene met an American GI, Leonard Mueller, who was stationed nearby. Living conditions were difficult for Irene, a war-displaced person. Leonard felt compassion and began telling his parents back in southwest Kansas her story. His parents, Will and Anna Mueller, began sending her care packages. Eventually, they invited her to come live with them in the U.S., which she did in 1950. Although not legally, the Mueller family adopted her as one of their own. While in Germany, [click to continue…]