Iowa-Missouri Conference (West Des Moines, Iowa, US)

A unit of church organization comprising the states of Iowa and Missouri. Statistics (1993): churches, 114; members, 10,040; church schools, 27; pastoral staff, 50; Bible instructors, 1; church school teachers, 39. Headquarters: 1005 Grand Avenue, West Des Moines, Iowa. The conference is part of the Mid-America Union. Institutions. Sunnydale Academy. The states of Iowa and Missouri each had its own conference until the summer of 1980 when the two conferences merged. The Missouri Conference office in Kansas City closed when this merger occurred, and the office in Des Moines now serves as headquarters for the new two-state conference. Information on the history and development of both the Iowa and the Missouri conferences is presented in separate articles under each name. Both states had the...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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1005 Grand Avenue
West Des Moines, IA
United States