What’s Happening

What’s Happening

be hold Lenten Study

Join us for soup supper followed by scripture lessons, Wednesdays March 6 through April 10 at 5:30 pm


Please walk and support us this year in the fight against hunger and poverty. Join us April 7 at 1 pm. we will start walking at 1105 Gilbert Court. For more info contact Cathe Franz with questions at ajmommy@mchsi.com.

Holy Week Schedule

Palm/Passion Sunday: April 14  9:00 am  [SPACE] Education Hour                          10:30 am Worship, Veda Javaid Gill preaching

Maundy Thursday: April 18  7:00 pm   Worship with Communion, Tenebrae

Holy Saturday/Great Easter Vigil: April 20 1:00 pm Community Egg Hunt         7:00 pm Celebration of Light, Word, Water, and Holy Communion

Easter Sunday: April 21 9:00 am Breakfast Potluck                                                         10:30 am Celebration of the Resurrection

Earth Day

On Sunday, April 28 we will celebrate Earth Day with a paperless worship service. We will celebrate by singing, speaking, listening, and exploring ways to praise God’s beautiful creation. Come to worship at 10:30 a.m. ready to think about how to care for God’s world.

Wednesday Morning Bible Study

Join this lively group, led by Pastor Sam, as they begin to study the Book of Isaiah. Wednesdays at 9:30 am  in Coover Lounge. For more information, contact Pastor Sam at sam.massey@firstpresiowacity.org

Parents’ Night Out (PNO)

Monthly PNO is Friday, April 19 & May 24, from 5:00-7:30pm. Parents of children under age 8 are invited to drop off their kids and enjoys some “time off” while the trusted church volunteers play games, provide activities and even an evening snack. Contact Nancy Gardner for more info or to volunteer at nancy.hayes.gardner@gmail.com


Be sure and check out our new software innovation. MyFirstPres allows you to get connected and stay connected, see the church calendar & directory, make online gifts and sign up for activities.  Simply click the MyFirstPres circle on the homepage and follow the easy to use steps. For more info contact Tammy Schroeder at tammy.schroeder@firstpresiowacity.org

Baby Music Class

Join us for the first class of the fall for Suzuki music class for babies and toddlers, from birth through age 3, with a parent or caregiver. Tuesdays 9:30-10:30 a.m. Contact Leah Bergman at leah.bergman@firstpresiowacity.org for more info


Mark Your Calendars!

May 5: Second Annual Chili Cook-off fundraiser after worship

May 12: Celebrate Mother’s Day with the Youth Leading worship

August 5-8, 5-7:30 pm: Pirate’s Cove VBX- where X marks the spot!