Sunday Morning Classes

Our Sunday classes do not require a sign up, however, if you would like to be added to the myMDRC group for future communications please register for one of the following:

Sunday Morning Class, starts Sept 9, 9:00 AM, The Bridge campus, Room 235.  All are welcome to join us for Bible study and community. We use a variety of curriculums and studies, gleaning from mainstream Bible study leaders in a DVD-based format. For details, contact Dave Vanderwerff or Gerrad Claussen.

Feasting on The Word, starts Sept 16, 10:00 AM, Meredith Drive campus, Room 236.  Engage in deeper exploration of biblical texts focusing on different scripture each week, following the liturgical calendar. For details, contact Arlan Van Roekel.

Study on the Holy Spirit, starts Sept 16, 10:00 AM, Meredith Drive campus, Room 246.  Come dig deeper in learning about the Holy Spirit as taught by solid Biblical teachers, and ultimately gleaning from Scripture. For details, contact Jeff Simpson.


Ministry Group Kick Offs

Kindred, starts Sept 10, 6:30 PM, The Bridge campus.  A Monthly Gathering of Women. Connecting women through faith, friendship, and community. Contact Angie Dicken for details.

Pillars, starts Sept. 12, 9:00 AM, Van Roekel's House.  Senior adults, join us for periodic social outings, local mission events and various Bible studies. Come and Check us out. Contact Arlan Van Roekel for details.

Small Groups

If you would like to join a small group, please contact Angie Dicken, for more information.


Adult Classes/Studies 

The following classes launch in September. Please continue to watch the bulletin and E-News for additional opportunities coming this year.

Mom's Study, starts Mon., Sept. 10, 9:30 AM, Meredith Drive campus, Room 245.   Mothers of kids of all ages are welcome. Be encouraged by devotional time, and conversation. There is no homework, and if you miss a call, it’s no problem. Kiddos are welcome and toys will be available. Contact Heidi DeKok for details.

Saturday A.M. Guys, starts Sat., Sept. 15, 6:30 AM, The Bridge campus, Balcony. Men can join whenever schedules allow, and new members are welcome any time. For details, contact Kevin Smith.

Friday Morning Beth Moore Study, starts Fri., Sept. 21, 9:30 AM, Meredith Drive campus, Room 234. In this six week study, Beth Moore uses questions from scripture to lead you into intimacy with the One who knows you best. Learn to dig into the Word, to respond to the questions of God, and to bring  your questions before Him. Contact Barb Van Roekel for details.


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Noon Study at The Willkie House (continuous), Wed. 12:00 PM. Come join us as we discuss Scriptures that have topical messages. Contact John Witt for details.

Depression Support Group, 3rd Monday, quarterly, starting Mon., Oct. 15, 7:00 PM, Meredith Drive campus. Room 242. Please Contact Lila Hassebrock for details, or if you would like to meet with her.

Monday Night Men’s Study, 2nd and 4th Mon. starts Mon., Sept. 10, at 7:00 PM, Meredith Drive Campus. Room 230. Come join us as we study the book of Isaiah. Contact Steve Sikkink for details.

American Sign Language

Thursday Evenings, Oct. 11 – Dec.13 (No class Thanksgiving), 6:00-7:30 PM, The Bridge


We invite you to participate in an exciting journey to learn a new language- American Sign Language! These classes are structured for beginners and will involve interactive sessions taught by ASL instructor Sherry Long.This class is for individuals 13 years old through adults.


Cost: $10.00


Book must be purchased by participant- Barron's EZ American Sign Language. Available through Amazon or Barnes and Noble- cost is under $20.00 and you do not need it until week 3 of class.


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A monthly gathering of women, connecting through faith, friendship and community. Kindred meets every 2nd Monday of the Month at The Bridge campus, 6:30-8 PM. 2018-2019 schedule is available here.

Pillars CCB

Pillars meet the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month for fellowship and Bible study at 9:30 a.m. at the Meredith Drive campus. On other weeks they meet for lunch, entertainment, or mission work in and around the Des Moines area. Class topics and schedule of events can be found here. More information can be found here.