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.

Small Groups

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St. John’s Social Club: Meet at Ramsey Village at 3:45 p.m. for caroling Sunday, Dec. 17. We’ll proceed to Wesley Acres and end at Django for dinner. Please RSVP to Mary Miller at or call 515-971-3668.

Mah Jongg: Monday, Dec. 18 at 6 p.m. in Neumann. Questions? Contact Darla at

Quilting: Tuesday, Dec. 19, at 9:30 a.m. in Room 308.

Lunch Bunch II: Meets Wednesday, Dec. 20 at 12:30 p.m. If interested or with questions, contact Barbara John, 279-5089.

Lunch Bunch I: Meets Thursday, Dec. 21 at 11:30. If interested or with questions, contact Karen Schoenenberger, 276-8730.

Recreational Reading: Wednesday, Dec. 27, at 4:30 p.m. in Rose Holm. The book is Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance. Contact Carol MacDonald with questions at

Photography: NOT meeting in December; join us Jan. 21. Bring ideas for themes for the year as well two favorite photos. 

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