About Our Church

Who We Are

The members and friends of Merrill, First - Adaville United Methodist Churches welcome all persons, regardless of ethnic heritage, religious backgrounds, etc.


Merrill, First is a small town church located in Merrill, Iowa and Adaville is a country church located eight miles west and two miles north of Merrill, Iowa. The two churches work together in many ways sharing special worship services, Bible studies, and community ministries. Both congregations are over 100 years old, and are vibrant energetic members of the Body of Christ. Adaville is a former Evangelical Unted Brethren congregation that joined the United Methodist denomination in the 1968 merger.




Our Goals

At Merrill and Adaville our mission is to To share and proclaim the love of Jesus Christ to all people; to be a caring community; to feed the hungry - physically and spiritually; and to be a witness to our faith. We intend to to do this by presenting and representing Jesus Christ in love and ministry to our community and the world. We are involved in local missions and outreach through ministry to families and support of local service agencies. We serve both in hands on work with agencies and financial support.


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