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.

Worship Schedule

  • 5:00 pm - Saturday evening worship in the Chapel
  • 8:00 am - Worship (an abbreviated format)
  • 8:30 am - Coffee Fellowship begins in
    Weertz Fellowship Hall
  • 8:45 am - Sunday School & Adult Forum
  • 10:00 am - Worship
  • 11:00 am - Coffee Fellowship in the Fireside Lounge

St. John's worship services can also be heard on Praise 940 AM at 8:00 AM on Sunday mornings.

Lenten Worship Schedule

  • Beginning on Ash Wednesday, February 14, and lasting throughout Lent, Wednesday midweek services will be held at 12:05 & 7:15

Holy Week & Easter Sunday Schedule

  • March 25: Palm Sunday services at 8:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.
  • March 29: Maundy Thursday services at noon & 7:30 p.m.
  • March 30: Good Friday services at noon & 7:30 p.m.
  • March 31: Easter Vigil services at 7:30 p.m.
  • April 1: Easter Sunday services at 8:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.

Nursery care available at all services with the exception of noon and the Saturday Vigil services.

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