Re-Formation of the Congregation: Session 2

Second Session: Biblically Grounded As Presbyterians we affirm that the scriptures are “the unique and authoritative witness toJesus Christ in the church universal and God’s Word to ,” and we pledge to do all ministry“under the authority of scripture.” In this session, we will discuss the gift and meaning ofbiblical authority for the life of […]

Summer Fun & Friends Camp

Camp Wesley Woods 10896 Nixon St, Indianola, IA

Summer Fun & Friends Camp is back for 2022 and will be better than ever! Join us July 11-16, 2022 for a week-long celebration of the world God made for us. The lake may be drained but our hearts are full and the excitement level is high! Camp is held in Indianola, IA at Camp […]

Cancelled: Presbyterian Youth Triennium 2022

Presbyterian Youth Triennium for 2022 has been cancelled Check back for updates on PYT Beyond and look for 2025 Triennium registration in the fall of 2024. The Office of Presbyterian Youth and Triennium has come to the difficult but important decision to cancel the Presbyterian Youth Triennium 2022 in-person event. This is out of a […]

Synod School 2022

Buena Vista University 610 W 4th St, Storm Lake, IA

Synod School offers week-long classes in personal and professional development and is open to everyone. Visit their website for full details.

Iowa Presbyterian Gathering

First Presbyterian Church in Boone 703 Greene Street, Boone, IA

On Saturday, August 27, Iowa Presbyterians will gather at First Presbyterian Church in Boone to celebrate Christian CommUNITY: in Iowa, within our denomination, and in solidarity with all Christians around the world! You are invited to join in this celebration that will include inspiring worship, joyful music, fellowship, food, and an array of thought-provoking workshops. […]

Re-Formation of the Congregation: Session 3

Northminster Presbyterian Church 1416 20th Street, Ames, IA

Third Session: The Dangerous Act of Worship and Its Implication for Faithful Witness What impact should encountering God in authentic worship have on our lives as individuals and faith communities? And what can we learn from the faithful generations of Christians who have gone before us as we respond to difficult and contentious issues in […]

Youth Ministry Retreat

Lakeshore 1864 Hwy. 86, Milford, IA

Come join us at Lakeshore Center for a Youth Ministry Retreat led by Kyle Bender. Kyle has served for 20 years in children, youth, and family ministry. This retreat will focus on ministry to families and youth: what's working and what's not. Seeking new models to work with young Christians and make an impact in […]

Central to host Authors Beth Hoffman & Chuck Offenburger

Central Presbyterian Church 3829 Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA

The Jamie Wade Memorial Speaker Series welcomes New York Times bestselling author Beth Hoffman to Central. Hoffman is author of the recent nonfiction book Bet the Farm: The Dollars and Sense of Growing Food in America. She will be in conversation with longtime Des Moines Register columnist Chuck Offenburger. The program will be followed by […]