St. John's Lutheran Church

In the City for Good!

St. John's Lutheran Church participates in God's mission to bless, save, restore and reconcile the world through meaningful worship and faithful witness in the city of Des Moines and around the world.

St. John's Lutheran Church invites and welcomes all people to experience the Good News of God's grace, forgiveness and unfailing love. The Good News calls and empowers us to share God's love in word and deed throughout our city, nation and world.

Vacation Bible School


Vacation Bible School

from 15.00

Monday, July 16 - Thursday, July 19

 8:30 to 2:30 

Children entering Kindergarten in the fall to current 6th Grade Students

Each child will need to bring a sack lunch.

Download the two forms that need to be returned by June 17.

Any Questions?  Contact Alicia Karwal at or 515.243.7691 ext 334

Number of Children:

Vacation Bible School is being held  with the help of Lutheran Lakeside Camp.   You will need to complete a Lutheran Lakeside Registration form for each child attending in addition to registering with the Church.  An email will be sent to you with the Registration form.  Please print a copy for each child and return to Alicia by the first day of  Vacation Bible School.

There will also be many opportunities to volunteer and/or donate for this event.  Once your child is registered, you will receive a link to sign up if you wish to volunteer your time or donate needed materials/snacks.

 600 6th Ave. Des Moines, Iowa  50309 - 515.243.7691 - a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America