Open Doors United Methodist Church

9:00 in Wells and 10:30 a.m. in Kiester. Live streaming at 9:00 a.m. on Facebook, YouTube & website.

Kiester Campus
116 North Third St. , Kiester , MN 56051
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Wells Campus
595 First Ave. SW , Wells , MN 56097
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February 28, 2021 Worship

posted on February 24

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February 21, 2021 Worship

posted on February 23

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Ash Wednesday Worship

posted on February 17

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February 14, 2021 Worship

posted on February 15

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Open Doors Update #9

posted on February 12

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February 7, 2021 Worship

posted on February 03

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January 31, 2021 Worship

posted on January 29

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New Schedule for Open Doors Broadcast

posted on January 29

Starting on February 1, our local worship service on Bevcomm TV will be aired on Channel 990 rather than channel 7. You will find a listing for our worship service in the guide and have the ability to...

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Valentines/Lenten Drive Thru

posted on January 29

Haven't been able to see so many of  you since before Christmas, so, here's your opportunity to get out and come to church. We've put together a bag of goodies for you to have some fun for Valentines ...

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January 24, 2021 Worship

posted on January 24

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January 17, 2021 Worship

posted on January 16

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Open Doors to Resume In-Person Worship February 7

posted on January 16

Bishop David Bard has turned the dial on the Minnesota Conference’s Phased Re-Gathering Plan for Churches from red to orange and made some adjustments to the Orange Phase that allows for churches to ...

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January 10, 2021 Worship

posted on January 05

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January 3, 2021 Worship

posted on January 03

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Christmas Eve Worship 2020

posted on December 20

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December 20, 2020 Worship

posted on December 20

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Open Doors Update #7

posted on December 15

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December 13, 2020 Worship

posted on December 13

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Worship Returns to Online Only

posted on December 08

Due to an upsurge in Covid-19 cases across the state, Open Doors UMC will be following our Bishop's recommendation to halt in-person worship for the time being and go forward with online worship only....

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December 6, 2020 Worship

posted on December 06

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November 29, 2020 Worship

posted on November 29

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November 22, 2020 Worship

posted on November 22

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November 15, 2020 Worship

posted on November 15

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Open Doors asks members to pledge for 2021 giving

posted on November 15

Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I would like to thank you for all you do and give to the mission that is Open Doors UMC. Enclosed are your quarterly statement and a pledge card. The statement is for ...

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Open Doors Update #6

posted on November 13

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November 8, 2020 Worship

posted on November 08

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Open Doors Update #5

posted on October 16

NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS Hello all!  With the weather turning, I look forward to seeing everyone who is comfortable to come to our indoor service, and if not I will see you via our online services.     ...

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Open Doors Update #4

posted on September 24

NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS Hello all, it’s hard to believe but summer is over and we are now official in Autumn, but it has started out warm and I hope it stays that way for a while.  Enjoy the fall ...

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OUTDOOR WORSHIP TIMES

posted on September 13

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Open Doors Update #3

posted on September 11

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Sunday Worship, June 21, 2020

posted on June 23

Our first in-person worship since March 15, held at United South Central School in Wells.  Pastor Chris's message: "So Have No Fear!" Jan Johanson on keyboard, Deb Lackey and Sherry Asmus singing, ...

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Outdoor Worship - 9:30 am, June 21

posted on June 14

Hey, Open Doors Family! We’re having Drive-In Church!!! On June 21, drive to the USC parking lot. Worship will begin at 9:30 a.m.  Please park your cars using social distancing. Roll down your windows...

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Sunday Worship, June 14, 2020

posted on June 14

Guest preacher, Rev. Fred Vanderwerf, the Southern Prairie District Superintendent, offers a sermon that aims to name the discomfort we are experiencing in a world that has moved from convergent to ...

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Sunday Worship, June 7, 2020

posted on June 07

"The Elder Son," third in the series "The Prodigal Son," with Pastor Chris Leistra.  

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Join In Our Parade! Sunday, June 7, line-up is 10:30 am

posted on June 03

This Sunday, June 7, Open Doors is going to DO a PARADE! For those who have missed seeing your church family, here's your chance to join the caravan-like parade and "see" everyone else! This won't ...

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Sunday Worship, May 31, 2020

posted on May 31

"The Younger Son," second in the series "The Prodigal Son," with Pastor Chris Leistra. Worship participants: Music - Deb Lackey, Sherry Asmus, Jan Johanson. A/V - Sarah Hankerson and Sabrina ...

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As United Methodists, we will do our best to "Do No Harm"

posted on May 25

Bishop Bruce R. Ough disseminated the following message to all Minnesota United Methodist congregations on May 23 after Gov. Walz loosened some restrictions for faith communities' in-person ...

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Online Worship

posted on April 15

To watch Open Doors UMC worship online, go to the Worship page or click here to take you to Facebook and scroll until you find the video of the day. We are still trying to improve the quality of the ...

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Tiny Food Pantry Installed at Open Doors-Wells

posted on April 15

This was the idea of Sandy Youngblom’s 5th & 6th grade Pioneer Club kids who wanted to make food available for whoever needed it. It was built by Dave Roberts and is located on the north west corner ...

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Worship - March 22, 2020

posted on March 22

This is our first Facebook Live recording of our worship service. The COVID-19 pandemic is opening new opportunities for us to experiment with worshiping in different ways. We'd appreciate your ...

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COVID-19 and Open Doors UMC

posted on March 16

Brothers and Sister in Christ,      I am writing to you today to let you know about what is going on with Open Doors UMC with the coronavirus (Covid-19) being labeled a global pandemic.  Firstly, now ...

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Quench your soul at "The Well"

posted on January 22

Come to “The Well,” a new worship experience at Open Doors!  "The Well" will be a night filled with the Holy Spirit.  Come for praise and worship lead by Josh Edwards and the Open Doors Praise Team.  ...

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Blue Christmas Prayer Service

posted on December 13

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Trunk or Treat - 2019

posted on October 11

Mark the date and start planning for this year's Trunk or Treat on Sunday, October 27! 1st Avenue west of the church will be blocked off to allow for lots and lots of decorated trunks and Trunk or ...

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Jamaica Team Pizza Ranch Fundraiser

posted on September 14

The Jamaica Mission Team will be hosting a fundraiser at Pizza Ranch on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. 4:30-8:00 p.m. The Jamaica team will be your waiters and waitresses for the evening. They will receive a...

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