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.

YoPRO - Young Professionals of St. John’s Lutheran Church

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What is YoPro?

A group for Young Professionals both single and married who are interested in growing community among each other and our church. This group is for anyone that is interested in trying to maneuver life in faith, positively and constructively with like-minded individuals. This group is open to all genders, races and interests so bring ideas and open minds to respectfully engage with others.

Monthly Event:

YoPro Meets – 3rd Tuesday of the month – 5:30-7:30 pm

“YoPro Meets” is an opportunity to share tea, coffee and libations with others interested in exploring and discussing the challenges, opportunities and issues of the 21st Century. Topics may be provided in advance by TED talks, YouTube, films or other media, and will be open for discussion in an informal one on one environment at the event. Group members determine the topics and styles as the meetings evolve. (Beverages and food may be ordered and paid for by each participant.)

Special Events:

There will be activities that aren’t on a set schedule, but you’ll find out about them via email, texts, Sunday bulletins and other sources.

Examples of possible outings and service opportunities include:

  • Servant Saturday (serving nonprofit organizations in our community)

  • DMARC Food Pantry, Farmers Market rescue, etc.

  • Dinner/Bible Study

  • St. John’s YoPro Softball team

all professionals in all fields are welcome!

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