DMARC Food Pantry Item for July
Canned Vegetables

Annual Budget Meeting 

Please join us for the  annual budget meeting, Sunday, July 16, at 11:30 a.m. We will discuss Fiscal Year 2017 financials and present the recommended Fiscal Year 2018 budget (July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018) for congregational approval.

CFM Beer Tasting Fundraiser 

Please come join us Tuesday, July 25, at 6:00 p.m., for a private CFM brewery event at 515 Brewing Company, 7700 University Avenue, Clive. All proceeds benefit CFM camp scholarship fund! Cost is $25 per person, and includes drinks, appetizers, a brewery tour, and discount growlers. Please RSVP by calling the church office at 225-8334. Hope you can join us for the fun event!

Brunch for Pastor Sarah

The congregation is invited to a brunch on Sunday, July 30, from 9:15-10:15 a.m., to honor Pastor Sarah as we bid farewell, and celebrate her service to Faith Lutheran Church over the past few years. Please join us!

Preschool Openings        
for the 2017-2018 Preschool Year 
Seeds of Faith Logo

Seeds of Faith Early Learning Center has a few openings in the following classes for the 2017-2018 preschool year:
  • Three-year-old Classes: Tuesdays and Thursdays from either 9:15-11:45 a.m. or 12:45-3:15 p.m.
  •  Four-year-old Classes: Monday through Thursday from 12:45-3:15 p.m.
To be eligible for programming, children must be the age for the class by September 15, 2017. Seeds of Faith offers quality faith-based half-day preschool programming for children ages two through five. A ministry of Faith Lutheran Church, Seeds of Faith utilizes the Creative Curriculum and the Project Approach to provide a developmentally appropriate preschool experience in a loving and nurturing environment.  Our classrooms are center-based with an emphasis on learning through play.  Seeds of Faith is rated five stars on Iowa's Quality Rating System (QRS). To learn more information or to set up a time to visit, please contact Heidi LaBounty, Director, at 515-689-8334 or

God's Work Our Hands        
Join us the weekend of September 9 and 10 to kick off the fall with a time of service for our neighbors, with our neighbors ! This year we'll join with other congregations in the area in public witness to God's love by doing acts of service for our community. There is something for all ages, all abilities. Sign-ups are on the table in the Commons. Please sign up by August 15 , to get your T-shirt ordered which are $8.

Luther Park Ice Cream Social

The Luther Park Auxiliary is having their annual Ice Cream Social on Sunday August 6, from 2:30 - 4:30  p.m. at the Luther Park Community Center. This means pie, brownie sundaes and even sugar-free items are offered.  Please plan to attend this great event and you will see the newly remodeled Center! If you can help supply a pie please call Vi Munsch, Faith's LLP representative at 987-2251.