Wednesdays, June 3, July 1 & Aug. 5
Students entering grades 6-8 are invited to join us from 6:30-9:00 pm for a fun-filled night of games, activities, food, creative arts, prayer and worship! Students entering grades 9-12 are invited to join us from 8:00-11:00 pm for a night of worship and prayer followed by an action-packed after-party including games, activities and snacks!
50+ June Luncheon
Saturday, June 6, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Financial fraud is the fastest growing form of elder abuse. Seniors have spent a lifetime saving and preparing for their golden years and deserve financial security and peace of mind. This presentation by Detective Lloyd Carlson of the West Des Moines Police Department will offer examples of scams that seniors fall prey to and tools for seniors and their families to take action and protect themselves.
Monday, July 6, 2:30-6:30 pm
Donating blood is safe, simple and only takes about an hour. LifeServe Blood Center needs new, first-time blood donors as well as established blood donors to help expand and sustain a strong blood supply for the hospital patients in our community. We invite you to make a difference, save three lives and donate blood at our upcoming blood drive.
Friday, July 10 - Saturday, July 11
A Scrapbooking Extravaganza is an opportunity for those with a passion for scrapbooking. This group meets to share creative ideas and to enjoy fellowship. Bring your own supplies and project you are working on.
Vacation Bible School
Session 1: July 13-17, 9:00 am – noon (age 4 – grade 6)
Session 2: July 20-24, 9:00 am – noon (age 4 – grade 6)
Session 3: July 20-24, 6:00-8:00 pm (age 3 – grade 6)
Join us for an action-packed week of “Gettin’ Reel with Jesus!” It’s a time both kids and volunteers won’t want to miss. Through large group worship, music, skits, crafts, outdoor activities and lessons, we will explore five awesome stories from the Bible for children to learn and experience in memorable ways. Cost: Early-bird registration is $10 per child, maximum of $25 per family, through June 15.
Taste of Hope
Saturday, July 25, 2:30-6:30 pm
Join us for Hope’s annual summer festival, Taste of Hope! Participate in the golf tournament* (July 24), 5K walk/run*, Youth Fun Run* or talent show*, or come for the food, games, art workshop, fireworks and more! All this, along with two opportunities for worship! Bring the whole family, and your friends, too! *Registration required
Global Leadership Summit
Aug. 6 & 7, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm both days
The Global Leadership Summit exists to transform Christian leaders around the world with an injection of vision, skill development and inspiration for the sake of the local church. Gain practical, hands-on wisdom from a diverse group of some of the world’s brightest leaders.Use password GLS15HOST to register. Cost is $89 before July 7 or $119 after July 7.
Hope Leadership Conference
Thursday, Oct. 22 & Friday, Oct. 23, 2015
Pre-conference: Oct. 21, 2015
Strong Christian leaders are essential to the positive growth of communities, churches, organizations, communities… and the world! We invite you to join us for a conference where together we will help prepare church leaders to more effectively reach out to the world around us and share the everlasting love of Jesus Christ! Join us for the 2015 Hope Leadership Conference!