The Association of Independent Methodists

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The Association is sponsoring a series of short-term mission trips, which are being planned for 2017.  Details will be forthcoming as they are finalized, but please be aware of and in prayer over the following plans...

The Republic of the Philippines

September 2017

Ministering to local pastors and churches through education, youth camp, and outreach


Carroll's Methodist Church invites all to attend the Poplar Springs Camp Meeting in Canon, Georgia...

Poplar Springs Camp Meeting - 2018

Friday, July 20 - Sunday, July 29, 2018

Canon, GA

Speaker: Rev. Gary Briden, Worship Services 7:30 p.m., Sunday, July 22 - Saturday, July 28

* For more information, please contact the AIM office.


The Association Hosting a Church Training Event

Thursday, November 2 - Saturday, November 4, 2017

Riverside Independent Methodist Church, Flowood MS

Event Description: New Church Dynamics (NCD)

This is a 3 day event providing practical tools to implement systems for growing a dynamic, missional church. It addresses how to:
  • Help plant "Dynamic" churches
  • Increase the survival rate for new churches
  • Develop a plan to provide fresh hope and direction
  • Help achieve community transformation
  • Help ensure reproduction
  • Assess current status, envision what needs to change, and generate a plan
  • Ministry Skills for 6 Phases for Growing Churches
  • How Church Size Impacts Ministry
  • Seven Critical Systems for Healthy Churches

Location:  Riverside Independent Methodist Church, 1127 Luckney Road, Flowood MS 39232

Cost:  $35.00 (includes Registration Fee, 3 Meals & Snacks). Course Materials provided free of charge.

Registration:  Contact the AIM Office at 601-362-1301 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lodging:  Contact the AIM Office for Motel Accomodations

     Schedule:  Thursday, November 2 = 8:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
                     Friday, November 3 = 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
                     Saturday, November 4 = 8:00 a.m. - 12 noon



Harvest Pointe Methodist Church, Madison AL, will be hosting the TN Valley Region Ladies Retreat

Date:  Friday, November 10 - Saturday, November 11, 2017

Location:  Deer Run Camp & Retreat Center, 3845 Perkins Road, Thompson's Station TN 37179

                 (just south of Nashville, TN) 

Cost:  $79.00 per lady (includes 3 meals)


Credit Card - Online at our website under "Secure Online Giving"                                                             and earmark "Other - Nov Ladies Retreat"

Check - Payable to Harvest Pointe and earmark Ladies Retreat

Mail your check to Mrs. Jessica Daigre, 25865 Apple Orchard Lane, Athens AL  35613

Additional Information:  Please contact Jessica Daigre at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



Saturday, November 11, 2017 = "Joy in the Journey"

Co-Hosted by the ladies of Shiloh IMC and Williamsville IMC

Date:  Saturday, November 11, 2017 = 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Where:  Williamsville Independent Methodist Church

            17352 Hwy 19 S; Kosciusko MS  39090            

Cost:  $15.00 per lady Pre-Register by Wednesday, November 1st 

           $20.00 per lady Register After Wednesday, November 1st 

Please make checks payable to AIM and earmark Mid South Ladies Retreat

Please mail payment to AIM, 405 Marquis Street, Jackson MS  39206

Additional Information:  Please contact the AIM Office, 601-362-1301 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.