Jared Segerstrom Ordination

Recently, in conjuction with the Des Moines Area Pastors’ Fellowship monthly meeting, an ordination council was held for Jared Segerstrom at Soteria Des Moines: A Baptist Church. In addition to his faithful ministry in his local church, Jared has been a speaker at youth events at IRBC and has been an encouragement to teens and kids from around the state. We received the report below on the event from Pastor Mike Augsburger. Congratulations Pastor Segerstrom!

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Women’s Renew Conference 2018 Recap

Last month, over 500 women from around (and beyond) the state of Iowa descended upon IRBC for a weekend of RENEWal! From sessions to snacks, crafts to coffee, and so much more: there was encouragement to be found all weekend in a variety of ways at the IARBC Women’s Renew Conference 2018. The Ministry of the Word Through the sessions and workshops, attendees were provided Biblicial instruction and help in several areas. Friday workshop topics

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Wedding Dress Donation

IARBC was notified of a woman who would like to donate a wedding gown to any Christian girl planning a wedding. The details we have received are as follows: White Wedding Gown Size 8 Never been worn Bought at Davids Bridal Includes a rhinestone sash and two tiered rhinestone veil Includes a preservation kit Can be seen at Davids Bridal online Contact:  Cathy DeVos 613 N 7th St Knoxville, Iowa 641-842-5467

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Pastor Bunge retires from Emannuel Baptist

After 47 total years of service, Pastor Dan Bunge retired from pastoral ministry on August 26th. Before coming to Emmanuel Baptist in Des Moines several years ago, Dan and his wife, Charlotte, had previously served churches in Michigan, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York. To celebrate and honor their years of ministry, the church hosted a special meal following their morning service with a devotional by State Representative Tim Capon. Please pray for the church family as

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