Friday, July 12, 3 p.m.-5
p.m. – Retirement Open House for Rev. Sarai Schnucker Rice
At the DMARC office, 1435
Mulberry Street, Des Moines. Celebrate Sarai’s 11 years of leadership of DMARC
and wish her well on her retirement. Refreshments will be provided.
20-24, 2019 General Assembly in Des Moines, Iowa!!!!! To sign up to help now or to learn more about the local
efforts to host General Assembly, visit:
Sunday, July 21, 10 a.m.
Worship – Rev. Feliberto Pereira, General Assembly Guest Preacher
Pereira is the Founder and Executive Director of Southwest Good Samaritan
Ministries, Los Fresnos, Texas. Capitol Hill has sent mission teams to work in
the Rio Grande Valley with Rev. Pereira and SWGSM.
August 4, following 10 a.m. Worship – Pastor Candice’s Retirement Party
20.5 years in the making! Come share stories and wish her good luck for the
and snacks provided.
August 11 – Rev. Tim Johnson begins as the Interim Pastor of Capitol Hill
Rev. Tim Johnson
A Nebraskan by birth (1950), having grown
up in Colorado until senior year, then graduating from Norwalk, Iowa in 1969; I
have always been in homes active with the Christian Church (Disciples of
Christ). College years were interrupted by military service, then graduation
from The University of Dubuque Theological Seminary in 1980.
A few years later, I reentered the U.S.
military as an Army National Guard chaplain. In 2004, with twenty years
complete, I retired.
With our two sons, Christopher and Eric,
my wife, Mary Kay and I lived in Troy Mills, Mason City, and Adel as our sons
grew up and I served Disciple congregations. In the late 1990’s we moved to
Michigan for Mary Kay’s education at MSU while I served interim
After serving a rural church in Illinois,
we returned to Norwalk to be closer to family and in 2015, I retired from the
Christian Church in Perry. Since that I have been serving Christian Churches as
interim minister in Oskaloosa, Des Moines (Wakonda), and Mitchellville.
Hobby activities: reading, music for my own
enjoyment, our Golden Retriever, Dory, an old sports car, and visiting family.