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Upcoming Events

2020 Commissioning Service & Orgelkids Pipe Organ Dedication

We are excited to announce that our annual commissioning service will be taking place this year both in person and virtually!

We will also be celebrating the reception of our Orgelkids Pipe Organ Kit! In lieu of a meal, we are planning to observe the assembly of the kit. For more information about Orgelkids, please click here.


Join us virtually by clicking HERE!

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Orgelkids Pipe Organ Assembly at 9:30 A.M.

Commissioning Service at 10:30 A.M.

Lutheran Church of Hope - DES MOINES Campus

(This building was formerly known as First Christian Church)

2500 University Ave | Des Moines, IA 50311

Things to know about this event:

  • We will be social distancing

  • Masks will be required while in the building

  • We still encourage having your clergy join you, but understand that they may not be able to sit with you for safety reasons.

  • We will not be having a meal this year, however registration is still required.

  • Names of your guests are required to assist in contact tracing.

Register Here!


Kent Tritle Organ Recital

First United Methodist Church

1001 Pleasant St,

Des Moines, IA 50309

Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 4 p.m.

In celebration of the church's 175th Anniversary, Kent Tritle will provide an organ recital on the Reuter Organ.