© 2017 by Downtown Disciples

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Mailing Address:

511 Des Moines Street

Des Moines, IA

Worship Address:

601 Locust

In La Mie Elevate

    Des Moines, IA    



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Downtown Disciples is a Progressive Christian community and urban ministry, "doing justice, loving  kindness and walking humbly" together in Des Moines, Iowa. We are LGBTQIA + affirming and we proclaim #BlackLivesMatter. You are invited to visit our all-inclusive spiritual community and become part of our movement for wholeness in this fragmented world.


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Inclusive & Progressive Worship

Progressive Relevant Worship


11:00 am and 5:00 pm 

601 Locust St. Des Moines, IA 50309

In La Mie Elevate Bakery

Street Parking is free on Sundays


Use the Parking Garage at 8th and Locust. It's free on Sundays! 

Access our worship space by street or skywalk.


Worship is always



Theology on Tap

at Local Pubs and Breweries

Sundays Following Worship

Mid Week Gatherings

Bible Geeks

Tuesdays 9am-10am

 at Ritual Cafe

1301 Locust St. Des Moines.

Word Up Wednesday

Come alone or

Bring the whole family 

for intelligent spiritual discussions

Wednesday nights.


1717 Ingersoll Avenue

BYOB (alcoholic or non)

Supervised Children Activities 

Also Provided


Acts of Justice and Mercy.


Downtown Disciples makes a positive impact on our world by fighting systemic injustice and engaging in acts of kindness.