God is Still Speaking!

Come listen with us!

No matter who you are or where you are
on life's journey,
you are welcome
at Congregational
United Church of Christ!
308 East 2nd St. N
Newton, IA 50208
Church Office Hours
10:00am - 3:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday

Who We Are
We are a community of God's beloved dedicated to following the teachings of Jesus as we live our faith by loving and serving all of God's creation and striving for justice and peace throughout our community, our nation, and the world.


Rev. Jessica Petersen


Worship services are held every Sunday morning in our beautiful church sanctuary.

Worship begins at 10:00am.

Refreshments follow at 11:15am.

Any additional services (such as Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, and Maundy Thursday) will be announced in the bulletin insert, on our Facebook page, and here our website.

​Upcoming Events​​

Tuesday, January 14

  • PI Cleaning @ 10:00am

Wednesday, January 15

  • Poor People's Campaign We Must Do MORE Tour Mass Meeting @ 7:00pm, First Christian Church, Des Moines

Thursday, January 16

  • Ecojustice Bible Study (Chapters 7 & 8, "Climate Church, Climate World") @ 5:00pm

Friday, January 17

  • Game Night @ 6:00pm

Sunday, January 19

  • Worship @ 10:00am

  • JCARL Collection

  • Refreshments @ 11:15am

Wednesday, January 22

  • Morning Circle (pg. 120-155, "Braiding Sweetgrass") @ 9:30am

Thursday, January 23

  • Ecojustice Bible Study (Chapter 9 & Epilogue, "Climate Church, Climate World") @ 5:00pm

Saturday, January 25

  • Katy Fresh Scholarship Blood Drive @ 9:00am-1:00pm

Sunday, January 26

  • Worship @ 10:00am

  • Refreshments @ 11:15am

Rev. Petersen's Latest Sermon

"The ruler will defend the oppressed among the people, give deliverance to the poor, and crush the oppressor." - Psalm 72:4

If you were not able to join us for worship on Sunday, January 5, 2020, you can still catch Rev. Petersen's sermon entitled "The Role of the Ruler." The scripture of the day was Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14.

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