First Presbyterian Church         Grinnell, Iowa                where all are welcome!! 

Please click on the link below for the schedule of community Lenten services. 


Upcoming Events

NEW MEMBERS CLASS                                                                                     Beginning February 17 at 6:30 pm and each Tuesday through March 10, Pastor Kirsten will be leading a class for anyone interested in learning more about First Presbyterian church and what it means to be a part of this community.

This class is not just for new people. It's a great opportunity to think about what church means to you, to think about your own faith journey, and to learn a little bit about history, theology, worship, and Presbyterianism. Feel free to call Pastor Kirsten anytime.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH HAS TALENT                                     March 8  is the date beginning at 5:00 in the sanctuary and followed by a potluck supper. Sandwiches provided. Please bring a dessert, salad or finger food. See, call or email Dennis or Chris Day for details and questions and your willingness to share your talent.              

Phone: 641-485-6180  e-mail: 

Planned by your Christian Education All Church Events Committee 


First Presbyterian Church of Grinnell is a community which seeks to pitch its tent where God is dwelling and where Christ is acting - i.e., in the world around us, wherever people need justice, love, the basic goods of life and  faith, and release from violence and oppression. 

Contact us! 

Church Phone:                                (641) 236-6059

Email:                                             http://

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Prayer is a vital part of the life of our church. YOU are important to the life of First Presbyterian Church of Grinnell.  If you have a prayer concern, please contact the pastor at the church office at 641-236-6059. Prayer requests can be concerns, needs, praises or thanksgivings.

If you so desire, your prayer concern can be placed on our prayer chain so members and friends of our congregation can pray for your needs. No prayer request is too small. 

See you in Church on Sunday!  

Monthly Events

First Sunday: Communion

Second Sunday:                                   Offering for Heifer Project -- bring your quarters

College Student Lunch

Third Sunday:                                      Enjoy an all-church potluck following worship.                            Grocery items for MICA’S food pantry will also be accepted.

Last Sunday: Celebrate Birthdays of the month with a special cake.

Please join us!

Sunday Worship:  10:30 a.m.

Sunday School --  9:15 a.m.

Choir Rehearsal -- 9:15 a.m.

Your 2015 Elders and Deacons

Elders: Irma Arnaman, Linda Cranston, Susan McIntyre, Marta Miller, John Martenson, Mary Anne Nickle, Karen Phillips, Donna Ricks, and Russ Stoker.

Your Deacons are: Jim Ahrens, Denise and Richard Creps, Carey Krull, Janice Logan, Phil McCune,Tom Moore, Kendall Nickle, Suzanne Redenius, and Doty Stoker.

Check out the new pictures in the Gallery of Photos! 

Church Newsletter

Please click on the link below for our church's latest newsletter.


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