November 12, 2017
All church activities can be found on the calendar page:

EXTREME GAME NIGHT: Wednesday, November 15, from 6-7 p.m. at the church. Think Family Feud, Hollywood Game Night, and Minute-To-Win-It-All wrapped into one night of competition, laughter, and community building. Light snacks will be provided.

Saturday Men’s Meeting: Our next meeting is scheduled for Saturday, November 18, from 8:00-9:00 AM at Freedom Blend Coffee, 2329 Hickman Road, Des Moines. We will be discussing chapter 4 of James. All men are invited and welcome to attend. For more information, contact Lowell Sneller at 515-224-4967.

Community/Shepherding Groups:
Lettow – Our next meeting will be Sunday, November 12 from 6-8 PM at the Lettow home, discussing chapter 7 in the the book “Knowing Christ” by Mark Jones. Call Kurt with questions at (515) 250-4647.

Jackson – Our next meeting will be on Sunday, November 19 at 1:00 PM at the Jackson home, focusing on community-relationship building. Soup and salad will be provided by the Jacksons. Contact Doug (515) 360-7143 or Donna (515) 490-8465 if you have questions.

Hall – Our next meeting will be Wednesday, November 15 at the Hall home. We will be discussing the short book, “A Time for Confidence” by Stephen Nichols. Call Tim Hall at (515) 724-4655 with any questions.

Women’s Book Study: The next women’s book study will be on Thursday, November 16 beginning at 7:00 PM at Deb and Amy Edmondson’s home. We will discuss chapters 26-32 (the remainder of the book) of “A Praying Life” by Paul Miller, and enjoy an appetizer and snack potluck. Bring something light to share and join us!

Congregational Meeting: Redeemer Presbyterian Church will hold a congregational meeting immediately after the service on Sunday, December 10, 2017, to discuss the 2018 budget.

Cookie Exchange: Heads up folks! We will host a COOKIE EXCHANGE for those interested in participating on DECEMBER 17! Bring 3 1/2 dozen cookies; we will offer the 1/2 dozen for fellowship hour and the other 3 dozen will be sorted among the participants of the cookie exchange. Start baking and freezing now so you won’t be caught short on time and energy! You know how excited your families will be to see all those yummy cookies returning to their house for the holiday! Watch the announcements for more information as we near December 17. Questions? Call or text Donna Jackson, 515-490-8465.

Officer Nominations: Officer nominations for the office of deacon and elder will open up starting early January, 2018. More information will be forthcoming. Please be in prayer for current as well as prospective officers.

Fellowship Hosting: We need one person to clean up the serving table and wipe the other tables during the month of November. We also need two hosts for November 26. Please consider signing up at