First Federated Church is committed to serving God by making disciples in the Des Moines area.
We believe that God created each of us to glorify Him with our lives by sharing His love with everyone around us.
There will be a meeting for all Life Group Leaders on either Saturday, January 6 at 9AM or Sunday, January 7 after the service (11:30AM). The meeting should last an hour. Please plan to attend.
This year the conference will be held on Saturday, January 20th from 8:30AM - 4:15PM. This year Gary Thomas and Dr. Michael Brown join other national and local experts in fitness and nutrition for another inspiring conference! Register at www.inspirehealth2018.com
One of the best definitions I’ve ever heard for the meaning of character is this: Character is “who you are when no one is looking.” Some people’s character may be considered strong and others incredibly weak but we all have a measure of it. It’s those quality traits within a single person that initiate discipline, vision, endurance, respectfulness, mercy, and etc. Although character traits are revealed to self and unto others by one’s display of certain qualities, it’s not merited upon any kind of accomplishment nor is calculated upon how others perceive you. Our character is the essence that makes up the one unique you. No two of us are alike.Continue Reading
The Zambia Mission Team just returned home from our trip to serve Family Legacy in Lusaka, Zambia where Danny Lightner and his family now serve. Before we left, we collected books to take with us to fill one of the Family Legacy school libraries. Thanks to your generosity, we collected over 1,000 books! Thank you! Pastor Danny and his family are doing very well and they send their love, hugs and greetings.Continue Reading