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.

Children's Ministry

The Children’s Advent Program is this Sunday, Dec.  17, 9 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Warm-ups begin at 8:15 a.m. in the chapel for ALL AGES. A celebratory hot chocolate reception follows the 10 a.m. service in Fireside. All are invited!

Newly Planned for 2018! Our Whole Lives: Elementary Edition for Grades 1 & 2 will be offered beginning Sunday, Jan. 14, from 8:45-9:45. There will be an informational parent meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 10 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 8. Parents and children are encouraged to attend the first session on Jan. 14. The 8-week class will be held during the Sunday School hour. Please note: Individuals participating in this class will do so in place of Sunday School. Sunday School classes will still be offered for those who do not participate in the Our Whole Lives class. Please contact Alicia Karwal with questions.

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