Des Moines Central Presbyterian Church

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    POTLUCK April 27th: From the Past, to the Present, to the Future! Come to the potluck after church this Sunday to celebrate the rich heritage of CPC and discuss creating our future. A main dish is provided – bring a dish or not, we’ll see you there! 

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    POTLUCK April 27th: From the Past, to the Present, to the Future! Come to the potluck after church this Sunday to celebrate the rich heritage of CPC and discuss creating our future. A main dish is provided – bring a dish or not, we’ll see you there! 

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    POTLUCK April 27th: From the Past, to the Present, to the Future! Come to the potluck after church this Sunday to celebrate the rich heritage of CPC and discuss creating our future. A main dish is provided – bring a dish or not, we’ll see you there! 

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CENTRAL'S WELCOME STATEMENT
Central Presbyterian Church of Des Moines is a Christian congregation dedicated to a strong tradition of worship and committed to spiritual inquiry and growth, and bearing witness to God's love in the world. We invite you to come worship with us and share in our community. > LEARN MORE

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MAKE A JOYFUL NOISE
Central Presbyterian Church of Des Moines has a long history of music and worship. Choirs are open to all who are willing and able to serve. We believe that music is important in building faith, fellowship and community.  > LEARN MORE

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CHRISTIAN EDUCATION
Central's Christian Education Program is dynamic and varied to meet the needs of all age groups. Children and youth are engaged and involved in Sunday School, youth group fellowship and service experiences. Programming for adults includes, Bible Study groups, Community Spotlight speakers' series, numerous fellowship groups, continuing education and community service options. > LEARN MORE

  • Recent Sermons

    • April 13, 2014 Sermon Recap – Palm Sunday

      The Rev. Dr. Judy Winkelpleck on April 13, 2014

      From Pastor Judy Our Gospel last Sunday, April 13, was Matthew 27:11-54. We celebrated Palm or Passion Sunday. We seem to understand Palm Sunday because we wave the palms in joyful anticipation of Jesus coming to town. But what about Passion Sunday? Passion refers to suffering and pain and the celebratory parade we usually think …

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    • April 6, 2014 Sermon Recap

      The Rev. Dr. Judy Winkelpleck on April 6, 2014

      From Pastor Judy Winkelpleck Last Sunday, April 6, we took a look at the question ‘How reliable is Jesus?’ John 11:16, 28-35 and 38-45 addresses this question. The biblical story is called the prefiguration of the death and resurrection of Jesus. In the Scripture we had last Sunday, the story was about Lazarus, but the …

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    Recent Posts

    • Easter Baskets for Families in Need

      Posted by Jean Danielson on April 5, 2014

      Easter Baskets for Families in Need Please contribute to the Deacons’ Easter Baskets – Deadline is Sunday, April 13, 2014 Dahl’s Foods will assemble the baskets for Central. In order to facilitate this process, Central is asking for a financial contribution to cover the cost of food for the baskets. Donations will be distributed through CROSS Ministries.

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    • Vision & Leadership Potluck – Feb. 9

      Posted by Justin Storm on January 22, 2014

      Join Central members for a Potluck and Discussion with Michael Wagner, a communicator and facilitator who has worked with lay leaders and professional staffs of churches seeking to revitalize their ministries. Sunday, February 9 11:30-2:00 pm Fellowship Hall Please bring a dish to share. CLICK HERE for more information

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  • Monthly Newsletter

    • April 2014 Cent-inel

      Posted by Jean Danielson on April 1, 2014

      Inside this issue: Lenten Schedule Central Welcomes The Reverend Dr. Judy L. Winkelpleck Christian Education Updates Valentine’s Dinner/Auction and Funds Raised Women’s Retreat Men’s Retreat A Message from World and Community Concerns Committee Roberts Library April 2014 Cent-inel

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    • December 2013 issue

      Posted by Justin Storm on December 12, 2013

      Inside this issue: Christmas schedule of events Thank you celebration for Rev. Wallace Pledges Box Score Valentine’s Dinner/Auction Women’s Retreat Men’s Retreat CE schedule Intergenerational Mural Project Download the December 2013 issue

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    • November 2013 issue

      Posted by Justin Storm on November 7, 2013

      Inside this issue: Stewardship Kick-Off Central’s upcoming events Evening Bible Study for Advent Holiday Market on 39th Stewardship Kick-Off Ski Trip Advent Workshop Mentoring/Tutoring Program Sunday School Team Members Download the November 2013 Issue 

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  • Weekly Newsletter

    • April 20, 2014 Weekly eNewsletter

      Posted by Jean Danielson on April 18, 2014

      Inside this issue: No Community Spotlight, Easter Wednesday Bible Study Son-rise Worship Service Easter Breakfast Parents’ Night Out Message from Pastor Judy Rockin’ Religion 4-20-14 TWAC

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    • April 13, 2014 Weekly eNewsletter

      Posted by Jean Danielson on April 11, 2014

      Inside this issue: Community Spotlight, Tom Harkin Institute Wednesday Bible Study Lenten Worship 2014 Lenten Study Message from Pastor Judy Central’s Lenten Luncheon Theater 4-13-14 TWAC

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    • April 6, 2014 Weekly eNewsletter

      Posted by Jean Danielson on April 4, 2014

      Inside this issue: Community Spotlight, Riverview History and Update Rockin’ Religion Wednesday Bible Study Lenten Worship 2014 Lenten Study Message from Pastor Judy Central’s Lenten Luncheon Theater 4-6-14 TWAC

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