Class/Workshop

Upcoming Events

Lifetree Cafe

Sunday, April 27th 2014 - 10:00 am - 11:00 am at West Des Moines United Methodist Church
720 Grand Avenue

Commonly held myths about happiness and life will be discussed at Lifetree Café on Sunday, 04/27/2014, at 10:00AM and Thursday, 05/01/2014, at 7:00PM.

The program, titled “Life’s Myths: What You Believe That’s Wrong,” features a filmed interview with Oliver Burkeman, author of The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking.

“There’s a certain kind of positive thinking that actually has the opposite effect,” says Burkeman, who debunks common myths about what leads to happiness.

Admission to the 60-minute event is free. Snacks and beverages are available. Lifetree Café is located at Lifetree Cafe on Grand, located at West Des Moines United Methodist Church, 720 Grand Avenue, West Des Moines, Iowa 50265.

Lifetree Café is a place where people gather for conversation on life and faith in a casual coffeehouse-type setting. For questions about Lifetree may be directed to Paige Chapman at 515-279-0826 or info@lifetreecafe.com. More information is available at Lifetreecafe.com.

To get to the West Des Moines United Methodist Church, located in the western part of the Des Moines area, take Interstate-235 to the 8th Street/73rd Street exit (Exit 3). Go south on 8th Street to Grand Avenue. The West Des Moines United Methodist Church is on the southeast corner of 8th Street and Grand Avenue. Parking is available behind the building.

Lifetree Cafe

Thursday, May 1st 2014 - 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at West Des Moines United Methodist Church
720 Grand Avenue

Commonly held myths about happiness and life will be discussed at Lifetree Café on Sunday, 04/27/2014, at 10:00AM and Thursday, 05/01/2014, at 7:00PM.

The program, titled “Life’s Myths: What You Believe That’s Wrong,” features a filmed interview with Oliver Burkeman, author of The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking.

“There’s a certain kind of positive thinking that actually has the opposite effect,” says Burkeman, who debunks common myths about what leads to happiness.

Admission to the 60-minute event is free. Snacks and beverages are available. Lifetree Café is located at Lifetree Cafe on Grand, located at West Des Moines United Methodist Church, 720 Grand Avenue, West Des Moines, Iowa 50265.

Lifetree Café is a place where people gather for conversation on life and faith in a casual coffeehouse-type setting. For questions about Lifetree may be directed to Paige Chapman at 515-279-0826 or info@lifetreecafe.com. More information is available at Lifetreecafe.com.

To get to the West Des Moines United Methodist Church, located in the western part of the Des Moines area, take Interstate-235 to the 8th Street/73rd Street exit (Exit 3). Go south on 8th Street to Grand Avenue. The West Des Moines United Methodist Church is on the southeast corner of 8th Street and Grand Avenue. Parking is available behind the building.

Weird Animals Vacation Bible School

Sunday, June 8th 2014 - 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Faith Lutheran Church
10395 University Avenue

Join us as we discover how Jesus Christ’s Love is One-of-a-Kind at Weird Animals Vacation Bible School, to be held 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. June 8 to 12, 2014 at Faith Lutheran Church, 10395 University Avenue, Clive, Iowa.

At Weird Animals VBS, kids will learn about some of God’s most creative creations! They’ll participate in memorable Bible-learning activities, sing catchy songs, play teamwork-building games and experience cool Bible adventures. Plus kids will learn to look for evidence of God all around them. Each day will conclude with the Tail End—a celebration that gets everyone involved in living what they’ve learned. For more information or to register, visit our website at www.faithlc.org.

To get to Faith Lutheran Church, located in the western part of the Des Moines area, take Interstate-235 to the Valley West Drive exit. Go north on Valley West Drive to University Avenue and turn west. Go beyond the K-Mart store. Faith Lutheran Church is on the north side of University Avenue by the Clive water tower.

Weird Animals Vacation Bible School

Monday, June 9th 2014 - 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Faith Lutheran Church
10395 University Avenue

Join us as we discover how Jesus Christ’s Love is One-of-a-Kind at Weird Animals Vacation Bible School, to be held 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. June 8 to 12, 2014 at Faith Lutheran Church, 10395 University Avenue, Clive, Iowa.

At Weird Animals VBS, kids will learn about some of God’s most creative creations! They’ll participate in memorable Bible-learning activities, sing catchy songs, play teamwork-building games and experience cool Bible adventures. Plus kids will learn to look for evidence of God all around them. Each day will conclude with the Tail End—a celebration that gets everyone involved in living what they’ve learned. For more information or to register, visit our website at www.faithlc.org.

To get to Faith Lutheran Church, located in the western part of the Des Moines area, take Interstate-235 to the Valley West Drive exit. Go north on Valley West Drive to University Avenue and turn west. Go beyond the K-Mart store. Faith Lutheran Church is on the north side of University Avenue by the Clive water tower.

Weird Animals Vacation Bible School

Tuesday, June 10th 2014 - 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Faith Lutheran Church
10395 University Avenue

Join us as we discover how Jesus Christ’s Love is One-of-a-Kind at Weird Animals Vacation Bible School, to be held 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. June 8 to 12, 2014 at Faith Lutheran Church, 10395 University Avenue, Clive, Iowa.

At Weird Animals VBS, kids will learn about some of God’s most creative creations! They’ll participate in memorable Bible-learning activities, sing catchy songs, play teamwork-building games and experience cool Bible adventures. Plus kids will learn to look for evidence of God all around them. Each day will conclude with the Tail End—a celebration that gets everyone involved in living what they’ve learned. For more information or to register, visit our website at www.faithlc.org.

To get to Faith Lutheran Church, located in the western part of the Des Moines area, take Interstate-235 to the Valley West Drive exit. Go north on Valley West Drive to University Avenue and turn west. Go beyond the K-Mart store. Faith Lutheran Church is on the north side of University Avenue by the Clive water tower.

Weird Animals Vacation Bible School

Wednesday, June 11th 2014 - 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Faith Lutheran Church
10395 University Avenue

Join us as we discover how Jesus Christ’s Love is One-of-a-Kind at Weird Animals Vacation Bible School, to be held 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. June 8 to 12, 2014 at Faith Lutheran Church, 10395 University Avenue, Clive, Iowa.

At Weird Animals VBS, kids will learn about some of God’s most creative creations! They’ll participate in memorable Bible-learning activities, sing catchy songs, play teamwork-building games and experience cool Bible adventures. Plus kids will learn to look for evidence of God all around them. Each day will conclude with the Tail End—a celebration that gets everyone involved in living what they’ve learned. For more information or to register, visit our website at www.faithlc.org.

To get to Faith Lutheran Church, located in the western part of the Des Moines area, take Interstate-235 to the Valley West Drive exit. Go north on Valley West Drive to University Avenue and turn west. Go beyond the K-Mart store. Faith Lutheran Church is on the north side of University Avenue by the Clive water tower.

Weird Animals Vacation Bible School

Thursday, June 12th 2014 - 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm at Faith Lutheran Church
10395 University Avenue

Join us as we discover how Jesus Christ’s Love is One-of-a-Kind at Weird Animals Vacation Bible School, to be held 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. June 8 to 12, 2014 at Faith Lutheran Church, 10395 University Avenue, Clive, Iowa.

At Weird Animals VBS, kids will learn about some of God’s most creative creations! They’ll participate in memorable Bible-learning activities, sing catchy songs, play teamwork-building games and experience cool Bible adventures. Plus kids will learn to look for evidence of God all around them. Each day will conclude with the Tail End—a celebration that gets everyone involved in living what they’ve learned. For more information or to register, visit our website at www.faithlc.org.

To get to Faith Lutheran Church, located in the western part of the Des Moines area, take Interstate-235 to the Valley West Drive exit. Go north on Valley West Drive to University Avenue and turn west. Go beyond the K-Mart store. Faith Lutheran Church is on the north side of University Avenue by the Clive water tower.

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