Current Happenings

Below, you will see a list of what is happening at Plymouth Church! Our doors may be opened on a limited basis, but the work of our church continues! This page will be regularly updated with everything that is going on!

Living the Questions

Living the Questions This summer at Plymouth we will celebrate a faith in which we are invited to talk to God about our joys, our fears, our doubts, our anger, [...]

Vacation Bible School 2021

Vacation Bible School: Begins July 26! Late registration is still open for Plymouth's Virtual Vacation Bible School! Enjoy Stories, Skits, Songs, Movement, Crafts, Snacks and Games when it works for [...]

Courtyard Clean Up

Thank you to all the wonderful gardeners who have been hard at work to clean up our courtyard! Next time you're at Plymouth, be sure to stop by and see [...]

David Borzo — Plymouth Gallery

Plymouth Gallery David Borzo The visual arts are my kind of storytelling. Art is the most compelling form of communication: you don’t need to be of a certain age or [...]

Mary Kate Buchanan/TiM News

Dear Plymouth, I am very happy to share that Mary Kate Buchanan has accepted a call to join First Community Church in Columbus, Ohio, as their Minister of Pastoral Care. [...]

Senior Minister Search Update: June 21

As the search committee begins the important phase of evaluating resumes and candidates, it is a good time to review and summarize some of the findings from the congregational survey [...]

2021 Lawn Concerts

We invite you to join us for the 2021 Season of “Sounds of the City,” presented by Arts@Plymouth, at Plymouth Church, 4126 Ingersoll Ave., Des Moines, IA 50312. All concerts [...]

Changes to Worship

The Church Health and Safety (CHAS) task force and Plymouth leadership continue to monitor the current, and very fluid, situation regarding vaccinations and masking from the CDC. The church council [...]

Rooted in Love 2021

To keep everyone safe, the 33rd General Synod of the United Church of Christ will be held virtually. This means EVERYONE can attend! If you’ve always wanted to see our [...]

Fellowship Forum

After Sunday worship, why not join us for the Fellowship Forum on Zoom? Sunday morning at 10 a.m., guest speakers will be facilitating our weekly conversation about God, life, and [...]

Plymouth Library Goes Digital

Have you been missing the cozy comfort of the Plymouth Library and Reading Room in our Center for Spiritual Growth? Now you can access digital books from our library using [...]

Volunteer Email List

Looking for a way to connect and serve God and one another with a friend, your family, or church? THIS IS IT! To be added to this email blast list [...]

Plymouth Calendar & Event Requests Form

Click here for our full Calendar of virtual and in-person Events Have a Plymouth event or meeting that needs to be added to our online calendar? Click here to download [...]

Church Office Volunteers Wanted

Do you have free time during the week and are looking for something safe you can do? Plymouth is looking for volunteers to assist our church staff in covering phone [...]

Refugee Family Project

Plymouth Welcomes a Refugee Family The Welcoming Migrants Committee and the Board of Christian Social Action are excited to introduce the Plymouth Welcomes a Refugee Family Project! Over the next [...]