Making Sense of the Bible

Making Sense of the Bible

Rev. Julie Poulsen will be leadingMaking Sense of the Bible by Adam Hamilton. 9:00 – 10:00 AM beginning September 18th A new 6 week study starts Sunday, Sept 18 at 9-10 AM in the large Sunday School classroom (lower level) with retired pastor Julie Poulsen leading....
2022 Gardening for Good

2022 Gardening for Good

Do you enjoy being outside in the cool fall air and doing something for others at the same time? We have the opportunity to help harvest vegetables once again!  First Church members will help harvest vegetables to be distributed through local food pantries and other...
Worship in the Park

Worship in the Park

Worship in the Park On Sunday, September 11th, we again celebrated Fall by having worship at Union Park in Des Moines rather than in our sanctuary.  Worship was followed by a picnic lunch of hot dogs, baked beans, chips, cookies and...
Music, Music, Music

Music, Music, Music

CHOIR HAS BEGUN! Our wonderful Choir invites you to come sing with them, Thursdays from 7:00-8:15 PM. Chancel Choir practice on Sundays at 9:45-10:10 AM in Sanctuary. We do a wide variety of music from classical to gospel!  Questions?  Call Ben Allaway at...
Fall Mission Ingathering Project

Fall Mission Ingathering Project

Fall Mission Ingathering Project In a few months we will be collecting student kits for the fall Mission Ingathering and, since now is the time that school supplies are on sale, we are providing a list of the items that will be needed so you may take advantage of the...
Music Under the Dome

Music Under the Dome

Sunday, Oct. 9 “LIVE FROM NEW YORK…” 3:00 PM “Met Gala” N.Y. Cheesecake & Art Show by MainFrame 4:00 PM Organ Concert by KENT TRITLE of the N.Y. Philharmonic and Cathedral of St. John the Divine 6:00 PM  Reception Free Admission, register at dmfirstchurch.org or...