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The Art of the Fight

Were you and your spouse ever taught how to fight? My husband and I weren't.  And although we...

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Debbie Longseth, RidgeCARE Coordinator

Greetings Ridge Family,I am Debbie Longseth and have been around Prairie Ridge Church since we beg...

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Summer @ The Ridge

There are lots of activities, serving opportunities, and studies happening – join us!Pick up a&n...

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Hire a Youth

If you have an odd job (yard work, baby sitting, washing your car etc) and you were going to pay s...

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The Passion...The Suffering...Easter Morning

Do you remember the year The Passion of the Christ came out? I do. I was a newlywed, living in Ken...

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The original Ferris Bueller

In his message Sunday, Pastor Mike talked about the original "Ferris Bueller" David's first s...

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Encountering God...Sue Mixdorf

I’m Sue Mixdorf and this is my storyWhen others tell stories of “hearing god speak”, I pictu...

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Alpha for Gringos by Julie Wiemann (Alpha Director)

A few months ago I had the opportunity to visit a friend in Costa Rica with the purpose of helping...

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Night to Shine Highlights

What a fabulous night! Thank you to all our volunteers, sponsors, and guests for participating in ...

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We say YES to SEX....in black and white.

Here at the Ridge, we say YES to SEX…in marriage as defined by God. As you may have heard, there...

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A responsive reading based on Solomon's Prayer of Dedication the Temple

For those of you who joined for services February 1st, here is the responsive reading used durin...

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History of Alpha by Julie Wiemann (Director of Alpha)

  I love Alpha, and here at the Ridge we love it too.  One of the many reasons we so en...

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Unbroken

On Christmas day, the popular box office movie, "Unbroken," was released in theaters across the co...

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Night to Shine - Donations Needed

Thank you for supporting the Night to Shine Prom!     We have 200 guests with ...

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Alpha starts January 18th

If you are new to the Ridge, or if you know someone who is new to The Ridge or who is seeking to d...

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Christmas Eve Services

Join us as we celebrate the birth of Jesus the Christ this Christmas season....

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Blue Christmas

December 21st will be the shortest day of the year.  Along with the shortest day comes the ...

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Update from PRAY....by Youth Director Doug Applegate

Hey church, I just gave a recount to our high schoolers about how i thought the junkyard was doi...

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Welcome Joni!

We're very professional around here. Welcome, Joni! We can't wait to see how God is going to use y...

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Joni Pine, Director of Connection

We are so excited to announce that Joni Pine will be joining The Ridge staff as the Director of Co...

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A Challenge from Julie Wiemann, Director of Alpha and Connection

I've always loved a challenge.  In fact, at times somebody challenging me NOT to do something...

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Summer recap by Doug

Well I'm done with my summer of mission trips and of course we had fun, we served others and we li...

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Intern Sunday

 Join us this Sunday as our Interns, Justin Pearson & Hunter Thorpe, deliver the message....

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What'd that Bible just say?! Song of Songs

Find out what the Bible says about sex being part of God's plan.Click here to listen to ...

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What’d that Bible just say?!

Did it just say SEX? Sunday we will be focusing on what the Bible says on sex. Our passages for t...

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RidgeKids Registration

RidgeKids Registration

Friday July 31, 2015 to Monday August 31, 2015

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RidgeKids Registration

Friday July 31, 2015 to Monday August 31, 2015

It's a great time to be a kid at The Ridge!  We are currently gearing up for a new year of fun & growth for all Ridge Kids.  All children age 4 months through 5th grade are required to register to participate.  Thank you for helping us plan by registering your children!

 


2015-2016 Kids Worship & Nursery Registration (Sunday mornings):

To register your child(ren) 4 months old through 5th grade, for our Sunday morning programs click here


 

Young Singles' Fellowship Group (August)

Young Singles' Fellowship Group (August)

Saturday August 1, 2015

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Young Singles' Fellowship Group (August)

Saturday August 1, 2015
A group of post-college to mid-30’s age group that desire to fellowship with other young single Christians. 
Saturday, August 1, 7:30pm
Coffee, fellowship & games!
Where:  Smokey Row Coffee Co.
1910 Cottage Grove Ave in Des Moines