Sundays 9:00 AM & 10:30 AM • OFFICE HOURS: MONDAY - THURSDAY 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Congregational Meeting

Worship - Sunday, January 23, 2022, 9:00 AM

Congregational Meeting - Sunday, January 23, 2022, 10:15 AM

Nursery and Childcare are available for the meeting

The meeting will include ministry updates as well as a vote on the leadership slate and the 2022 proposed budget. All members and active participants of MDRC at The Bridge are encouraged to attend.

Absentee ballots will also be available January 17 through January 20 during office hours (Monday-Thursday, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.)

Sample Ballot   Ad Board Nominees   Proposed Budget

Refresh Adult Retreat

Saturday, January 22, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

MDRC at the Bridge

Come and slow down, reflect, pray, and reengage your relationship with God at this half day retreat. We will have some guided prayer time, ways to reflect on scripture, and a chance to connect with others over the course of the morning. 

Register for Retreat

Housing and Redlining in DSM Seminar with Efrem Jackson

Thursday, January 27, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
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In the next year, our church is committed to learning more about housing justice in Des Moines. Efrem Jackson is a local financial literacy advocate, licensed financial advisor, and owner of Free to Serve Financial Ministries. He also presented with TedxDesMoines on the wealth gap and housing. Come learn with us about the history of redlining and access to housing in Des Moines. 

Register for the Seminar

2022-2023 Preschool Enrollment

Priority enrollment starts January 10 for 2022-23 classes. As a church member/regular attender you have priority enrollment status!   

  1. Beginning on January 10, simply complete the online 2022-23 Priority Enrollment form.  
  2. Then pay the $65 enrollment fee online, you may also bring a check or cash to the preschool.  
  • Your class will be confirmed once you have completed both steps of the enrollment process. Class confirmations will begin on January 25. If you have any questions please contact the preschool director,  Tara Hartman at tarahartman@meredithdrive.org.
  • Please help us spread the word that our general enrollment opens up on January 25!

January Birthday Calendar

If you would like to drop a card to someone on their birthday, here is the January calendar.