Sunday, August 6, 2017 – Worship in the Park!

Join us Sunday at 10:15 a.m. for our annual worship service and potluck picnic at Sylvan Theater in Greenwood Park!

A shuttle service is available from Central’s 39th Street entrance at 9:45 and 10:00 a.m. to take you to Sylvan Theater in Greenwood Park. The park, south of Grand Avenue on 45th Street in Des Moines, has limited parking.

The worship service begins at 10:15 a.m. and includes communion and special music by the Clear Joy, a duet group consisting of two sisters, Anna and Elaina Steenson, who play multiple instruments in many styles.

At 11:30 a.m. join our families and friends in a potluck picnic. Bring a side dish or dessert to share. Famous Dave’s BBQ meats, beverages and table service will be provided.

Ninth Sunday After Pentecost


Sermon Title:

Keep Calm and Let Jesus Get Some Sleep
Rev. Wallace W. Bubar


Mark 4:35–41


664   Morning Has Broken
821   My Life Flows On
463  How Firm a Foundation

Special Music:

We welcome our guest musicians Clear Joy. A musical collaboration of two sisters, Elaina Steenson and Anna Steenson, who have studied music at Drake University and play a variety of instruments in a variety of genres. They last played at Central for a Celtic worship service in 2015.






August 2017 worship bulletins

August 6, 2017 Bulletin: 9th Sunday after Pentecost

July 2017 worship bulletins

July 30, 2017 Bulletin: 8th Sunday after Pentecost

July 23, 2017 Bulletin: 7th Sunday after Pentecost

July 16, 2017 Bulletin: 6th Sunday after Pentecost

July 9, 2017 Bulletin: 5th Sunday after Pentecost

July 2, 2017 Bulletin: 4th Sunday after Pentecost

June 2017 worship bulletins

June 25, 2017 Bulletin: 3rd Sunday after Pentecost

June 18, 2017 Bulletin: 2nd Sunday after Pentecost

June 11, 2017 Bulletin: Trinity Sunday

June 4, 2017 Bulletin: Day of Pentecost