Use of Church Property

Use of Church Property

PC(USA) General Counsel Mike Kirk has prepared advice on best practices when a church is considering allowing an outside group to use its building. This may be particularly helpful for churches...

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Lakeshore Center at Okoboji  is Hiring

Lakeshore Center at Okoboji is Hiring

Lakeshore Center at Okoboji is a sacred space where generations of Christians have formed their faith in close proximity to God’s creation and each other.  For the last several years, Harry and...

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Don Justo Coffee with Dignity

Don Justo Coffee with Dignity

To all churches in the Presbytery of Des Moines, Presbytery of North Central Iowa, and Presbytery of Prospect Hill: The Our Sister Parish Inc. mission of the Presbytery of Des Moines, would like to...

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Travel Study Seminars

Travel Study Seminars

The Presbyterian Peacemaking Program sponsors travel study seminars to different parts of the world to provide Presbyterians with the opportunity to learn firsthand about efforts for peace, justice...

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Presbytery Book Group

Presbytery Book Group

We are starting a book group, open to anyone who is interested. We will meet on Tuesday, August 24 at 10:00 a.m. via Zoom. The first book we will discuss is Freeing Jesus by Diana Butler Bass. (If...

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School is Starting Soon!

School is Starting Soon!

Our nursing students are enrolling for school now. We have four students left of the original 15 - eleven have graduated and are blessing their communities and/or the refugees with access to health...

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Rev. Kevin Freese Retires

Battle Creek First Presbyterian Church celebrated 19 years of Rev. Kevin Freese's leadership at a worship service and retirement party on Sunday, June 27th. Pastor Kevin was presented with a host of...

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Meet Mission Coworkers Mark and Miriam

Mark Adams and Miriam Maldonado are Presbyterian mission co-workers serving in Agua Prieta, Mexico, in the binational ministry Frontera de Cristo. With colleagues from the National Presbyterian...

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