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2019 Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meeting – Monday

On Monday evening of the 141st Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meetings after a problem with his flight getting here from Colorado Dr. Jim Diehl returned to the IHA pulpit.  Dr. Diehl‘s message focuses on four take away truths from Psalm 91

The 1993 General Assembly of the Church of the Nazarene in Indianapolis, Indiana, elected Dr. James Diehl to the Board of General Superintendents. In 2009, after he served 16 years in this role, the 27th General Assembly in Orlando, Florida, bestowed on him the honor of General Superintendent Emeritus status.

Interchurch Holiness Convention 2019

Dear IHA members and friends,

IHC/Interchurch Holiness Convention logo
Photo of Rev. James PlankRev. James Plank
Convention Moderator

We announced this Interchurch Holiness Convention during our recent IHA camp meeting and handed out flyers. This three-day event is to bring God's people together for worship and to advance the message of scriptural holiness. Your presence at this inter-church convention will make it very special!

  • Location? You guessed it — our own Iowa Holiness Association Tabernacle, 2300 8th Ave E, University Park, IA 52595.
  • Dates: Wednesday, August 21 through Friday August 23, 2019.
  • Meeting Times:
    • 8/21 Evening Service: 7:00 PM
    • 8/22 Morning Service: 10:00 AM
    • 8/22 Afternoon Service: 2:30 PM
    • 8/22 Evening Service: 7:00 PM
    • 8/23 Closing Morning Service: 10:00 AM
  • For More Information about meals (provided) and lodging, please call 641.933.4555.

To download a copy of the color flyer for this convention, click here.

  • Photo of Rev. Leonard SankeyRev. Leonard Sankey
    Preaching
  • Photo of the Stetler TrioSpecial music by
    The Stetler Trio

The first evening of the 141st Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meetings starts as has become the custom with us singing “There is a Fountain”  We do this so those that can not be with us in person can sing the same song and be with us in spirit.  Our Evangelist for the evening was our Music Minister Rev. Phillip Phelps The message that was laid on his heart comes from II Chronicles Chapter 7

Rev. Phillip Phelps is an ordained Nazarene Elder on the Dallas District, a Registered Evangelist and also our Music Evangelist this week.

2019 Camp Meeting – Music

The 2019 Camp Meeting had such rich music from our Music Minister, Rev. Phillip Phelps, the Teens, the Spencer Family, the KMBC Anthem Trio and of course the IHA Congregation.  This is just a sampling of what we heard this year.  And as usual we start off camp by singing “There is a Fountain

2019 Camp Meeting Information

  • Dates: June 9-14, Starting Sunday evening June 9
  •  Place: The IHA Tabernacle on the grounds of the old Vennard College campus in University Park on the east side of Oskaloosa.
The IHA Tabernacle
  • 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.
    • Look for the signs
Brady Hunter IHA President
Click above to Download Flyer
  • Special Meeting Times:
    • Pre-Camp Rally: Free Concert with the KMBC Men's Trio, Saturday, June 8, 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 9, 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 2019 Ministry Team

  • Evangelist: Dr. Jim Diehl
  • Bible Teacher: Rev. Steve Bagby
  • Music Minister: Rev. Phillip Phelps
  • Children's evangelists: Rev. Cyril McKay with Mrs. Jan McKay
  • Youth Evangelist: E. J.Wright Youth Minister
  • World Gospel Missionary: Holly Muehleisen, Japan

Children's Program

  • Monday-Friday
  • 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m
  • For children ages 6 – 12 years old

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

Childrens's Ministers

Cyril & Jan McKay
Child Evangelists
Fremont, Iowa

For more information you can contact the McKays at:

641.933.4555 or email [email protected]

IHA Youth Camp 2019

This years youth Bible study and program is titled:

WHO AM I? My Identity in Christ

Will be led by: E.J. Wright Youth Minister

Download the IHA Youth Registration Form HERE!

Save $15.00 and get a free camp souvenir with early registration. Beat the June 1st deadline and the fee is only $105.

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

IHA Youth Packing List

For more information write to: [email protected]

On the final night of the 2018 Camp Meeting we had music and a visit from the children as they showed us what they had been learning this week.  Isaiah Reid asked the question “What Now?” and some suggestions on things we should continue doing after Camp Meeting.  Then Brady Hunter shared some final thoughts from this week.  Dr. Wisehart spoke to us from the Book of Acts starting at chapter 1

Thursday evening at the 2108 Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meeting Dr. Wisehart brought the message “Forgive as the Lord forgave you”

Dr. Wisehart grew up in Indianapolis, Indiana and is a graduate of Olivet Nazarene University and Nazarene Theological Seminary. He completed post graduate work in preaching at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and was honored with a D.D. by Olivet.

On Wednesday evening there was wonderful music and then Isaiah Reid was back to talk about the Camp Meeting of 1879.  Then Dr. Wisehart and his wife Rev. Joy Wisehart brought the message “What to do in the mean time”

Iowa Holiness Association Camp Meeting – Tuesday June 12

On a warm Tuesday evening Rev. Wisehart brought us the message from Paul's writings in 1 Thessalonians.

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.

On Monday evening Rev. Isaiah Reid IHA founding president talked to us about the first camp meeting.  Then Dr. Wisehart spoke from Luke chapter 16

Pastor Wisehart grew up in Indianapolis, Indiana and is a graduate of Olivet Nazarene University and Nazarene Theological Seminary. He completed post graduate work in preaching at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and was honored with a D.D. by Olivet.

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”