Welcome to Northminster Presbyterian Church!

Northminster Presbyterian Church Scholarship

Northminster is offering a scholarship to high school students who plan to enroll in post-secondary education or to students already enrolled in college, trade school, or graduate school.  For more information and the application form, please go to our Serve page.

Pastor’s Corner Blog

Pastor Jim is on the Pastor’s Corner blog. Go to the Pastor’s Corner to check it out!


Upcoming Events:

Easter is Coming!
The time is coming to celebrate the risen Christ! Northminster offers a number of ways to connect with the Lord throughout this very special week. Whether you are looking for some quiet time of contemplation, or a celebration of our faith, we would love to worship with you!

April 13th Palm Sunday Worship, 9:30 a.m. – Waving of the Palms, Children’s time sing along!
April 17th Maundy Thursday, 7:00 p.m. – Reading and Singing Service, Communion around the Table.
April 18th Good Friday 24 Hour Prayer Vigil – Sign up for a one hour time slot to pray in our sanctuary.

April 20th Easter Sunday. He is Risen!

  • 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Easter Breakfast! Come as you are and let the men of the church cook for you!
  • 9:30 a.m. – Worship Service of Celebration
  • 11:45 a.m. – Children’s Easter Egg Hunt

Child Care Available for all Worship Services


Shared Blessings at Northminster Presbyterian Church
First Tuesday of the month
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Third Tuesday of the month
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Every first and third Tuesdays of the month, Northminster Presbyterian Church will distribute the following items to members of the community to help them during difficult times:

  • toilet paper
  • diapers
  • baby wipes
  • detergent

Distribution of these items will be in the church’s gathering space. If you would like to receive these items, please enter through the South door of the church.

Please consider donating items for this cause. We need all sizes of diapers. We are also in need of detergent, baby wipes, and toilet paper.


Welcome Pastor Jim, Sarah, and James!



Our Mission and Vision:

To Gather in worship and fellowship; to Grow in understanding and love of Christ; and to Serve those around us, especially those in need.  We provide compassionate care for one another as well as spiritual development experiences for congregation members and visitors of all ages. We strive to provide a dynamic, varied, and inclusive worship service that is spiritually enriching. We are a congregation committed to offering our facility and resources to make a positive difference in our city and in the world.
We welcome you to join us!


Where are we located?
1416 20th Street, Ames, IA 50010