Teaching – Seth – Role of Women: Gen. 3:16 The Fall & the Gospel
Capital Pursuit Help Needed – We are looking for 10 volunteers to help out again on Sunday morning, September 17. Please let Todd Schemper (ph. #313-5530) know if you are interested. Duties include handing water to the runners as they come by the 6 mile mark on Kingman around 43rd Street. We will have our new church banner out to promote DMF. We will be done with the event at around 9:30am. Please let me know by Sunday, September 10th. Please wear a Des Moines Fellowship shirt.
Schemper Family Annual Bike Ride – Sept. 17th. More info to come.
LAF – For 1st-6th grades. Weekly @ 6:45 p.m. There will be scripture memory work, Bible teaching, and snacks & games for 1st-6th grades.
Life Chain Sunday – Life Chain is October 1st, 2:00 to 3:30 PM, in front of St. Theresa’s Catholic Church at Merle Hay and University Ave. This is an opportunity to join with other Christians in standing together in support for all lives that God has created. Parking & signs will be available. See Ed Walkwitz if interested or for more information.
Baptism – We plan to have a baptism on Oct 15th. If you have not taken this important step in your walk with Christ we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity. There is a sign-up sheet at guest services. There is also an informational sheet about baptism.
Core Groups – You are welcome & encouraged to join any Core Group at any time. God has designed us to live together in community & fellowship with each other in a way that transforms our lives & the world around us. There is information about each group on the wall in the foyer.
1.Dick & Diane Cleaveland’s home – 1526 47th St. Wednesdays @ 6:45 p.m. (Dick Cleaveland)
2. Des Moines Fellowship – 950 35th St. Wednesdays @ 6:45. (Greg Smith)
3. Mark & Ann Schneider’s home – 690 36th St. Tuesdays @ 6:45 p.m. (Caleb Roney, Quentin Dietrich & Mark Schneider)
*Note: All Core Groups, including Youth Core Group, will all be meeting at the church for the Lord’s Supper this Wed. instead of at their regular times.
Youth group – Our next meeting will be Wed. Sept. 20th @ 6:45 p.m. We are going through a series called Alpha. Our topic will be: Who is Jesus?
Saturday Morning Men’s Breakfast –Usually meets the last Saturday of each month, but will NOT be meeting in Sept. It will resume meeting Oct. 28th.
Men’s Conference –‘Fathering Forward’ Men’s Conference Oct. 13-14th. This year we will be covering The Conquer Series – The Battle Plan For Purity. There’s a sign-up sheet on the back counter. There are extra postcard handouts that can be given as an invitation to a friend. The Conquer Series is designed to help identify areas that you may be struggling with & create a game plan to battle against them. I would encourage Dads with sons 13 & up to attend together. See Paul Smith if questions.
Grace Alliance Mental Health Support Group – Thurs. Sept. 21st 6:30-8 p.m. Meets the 1st & 3rd Thursdays of each month. See Ellyse Bergeron, Jeonia Curtis, or Amanda Shuey with any questions.