Katie Z. Dawson

Katie Z. Dawson

Katie Z. Dawson is Pastor of First United Methodist Church in Marengo, Iowa. She blogs at Salvaged Faith

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Resources

Converge Bible Studies: Three Gifts, One Christ

Converge Bible Studies: Three Gifts, One Christ

The Lord Is Our Salvation - eBook

The Lord Is Our Salvation - eBook

Converge Bible Studies: Three Gifts, One Christ -  eBook

Converge Bible Studies: Three Gifts, One Christ - eBook

Articles

Community Baccalaureate Service

By Katie Z. Dawson
One of the ways that local churches can be in ministry with their community is to be aware of the transitions that others are experiencing. One of those “endings” my… read more

Community Labor Day Worship

By Katie Z. Dawson
I am meeting in a local coffee shop this morning with other area pastors to plan our annual Labor Day community worship service. Our Labor Day ecumenical worship actually began… read more

Bigger than the Small Church

By Katie Z. Dawson
Here, Katie explains how ministry in a small church is really ministry to the wider community, and how small church pastors can make connections far beyond their own circle of… read more

Creative Worship on Hope

By Katie Z. Dawson
Here, Katie describes the creative worship that followed Iowa's major flooding in 2010. Using the story of Noah and some participatory artwork, the worship brought hope and… read more

Christian Unity through Social Media

By Katie Z. Dawson
October 2, 2011 marks the annual observance of World Communion Sunday. This special Sunday in the church is observed by many denominations in order to celebrate our unity in… read more

A Church that Agrees Too Much

By Katie Z. Dawson
After a few years in my congregation, I realized I had a major, however, hidden problem... My church didn't know how to disagree. This may not seem like a problem on the… read more
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