House For Rent

An IARBC missionary family will have a house available for rent September 1st. It has 3 bedrooms (with 2 “bonus” rooms that can be used as bedrooms), 3 and 1/2 bathrooms, and a 3 car garage. The house is located in Saylor Township.  The owners of the home would love to see a group of Faith students (up to 6) or a family make use of their house.  For further information, please contact Mark at 515-975-6539.

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Pastor Don Michaelsen Interim at Center Street Baptist

Center Street Baptist Church in Marshalltown is pleased to have Pastor Don Michaelsen serving as their interim Pastor.  Pastor Michaelsen began his ministry late this summer.  He brings with him many years of pastoral ministry experience and has been joyfully received by the church family. Thank you, Pastor Michaelsen, for your service to Center Street Baptist Church!    

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Across Iowa 11/1/17

 Life is filled with transitions. God’s creation has its seasons and and we all experience the various seasons of life and ministry. I have always loved the fall. Summers have their unique opportunities but, for me, the heat and humidity create a longing for cooler days. Winters, growing up in New York state and Minnesota, were enjoyable to me, with all the winter activities such as skating, hockey and downhill skiing. Added to that were

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Pumpkin Give Away

Slater Baptist Church uses a field of pumpkins as an outreach opportunity. All summer Ron Stone, a member of SBC, tended his pumpkin patch with help from people from the church.  Jay A. helped plant thousands of seeds. As the plants grew, so did the weeds.  Weeds are a big deal—let them grow and they take over. Friends showed up to pull weeds, hoe weeds, and spray weeds. Then there are bugs that make holes

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