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Meet the Staff: Bre Ludwig, Assistant JUMP Director

January 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

1. What is your job at The Ridge? Assistant Jump Director 2. Favorite thing about your job? The Joy I see in the Kids each week 3. Least favorite thing about your job? When Jump is over 4. What brought you to The Ridge? My great friend from College invited us when we moved back to the area 5. Tell us about your family. My husband is Josh and we have [...]

SENT: A Study of Acts

January 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

SENT: A Study of Acts Upcoming Messages February 10 - Acts 2:1-13 February 17 - Encounter February 24 - Acts 2:14-21 March 3 -Acts 2:42-47 March 10 - Acts 3:1-10 Check out this video on the overview of Acts {video from The Bible Project}

Spring Softball

January 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Interested in joining The Ridge's softball team? We are currently filling a Men's Monday night team, a Men's Wednesday night team and a Thursday night coed team. Cost is $30 per person. Teams need at least 10 players to join the league; limit of 15 per team; deadline to sign-up February 20th; if the Wednesday or Thursday team does not reach 10 players your $30 will be refunded.  Join the team! [...]

Ridge Staff Updates

January 17th, 2019|0 Comments

It is with great joy that we share some exciting staff changes with you. Worship Leader Our new worship leader, Allen Kincaid, will begin February 1st, and he is very excited to bring his talents and heart for worship to our church community.  You may remember Allen from last November when he came and led worship at The Ridge. Allen, his wife Heather, and 4 year old daughter Emmersen are relocating [...]

Great marriages don’t just happen

January 14th, 2019|0 Comments

Winter Marriage Opportunities • Being a Godly Husband Sundays January 27 – March 10, 11:45 am -1:15 pm; Bring $5 a week for lunch. Feel like you suck at being a husband? Have a good marriage but interested in making it better? Enjoy eating Pizza while watching TV?! Join us for this 7 week class as we explore this topic together using Craig Groeschel’s series From This Day Forward. Register here. [...]

Now you can take The Ridge with you – download our new App!

January 11th, 2019|0 Comments

We are launching our new Ridge App this Sunday. Take some time to download it before you come to church so you can jump right in. Text "RIDGELIFE APP" to 77977 to download the new Ridge App. Available on iTunes and Google Play Google: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=io.pushpay.ridgelife Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/The-Ridge-Ankeny/id1448722450?ls=1&mt=8  

Message about Sunday Night Service

November 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Here at the Ridge we are not afraid to try different things and then to stop doing them if it appears they are not a fit for our current culture. While we felt a Sunday night worship service would be a great option for our congregation, we found that our Sunday morning services are primarily the place you want to worship. Therefore, we’ve recently made the decision to discontinue our Sunday night worship [...]

20th Birthday Song

October 16th, 2018|0 Comments

We are honored to have singer and song-writer (and long-time Ridger) Robert Deitch write and preform a song in honor of our 20th birthday celebration, Lives Changed. Download Lives Changed mp3 (Right click and select "Save link as...")    

Meet the Staff: Jacob Clark, Production Director

September 20th, 2018|0 Comments

   What is your job at The Ridge? I am the Production Director at The Ridge. This means I am responsible for all aspects of audio, lighting and video production.  It also means being part of a larger team at The Ridge and working in other areas where my gifts and talents are needed. Favorite thing about your job? I love teaching people how things operate in the audio/video/lighting realm.  I am patient and [...]

Next Steps for the Fall

August 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Register for groups, classes, and activities by clicking on the link in the description in the Fall Next Steps Guide.    

We’re Hiring! A Message from Graham Schardt

July 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Hear from the Director of Worship Arts, Graham Schardt, as he shares about the new positions and hires in the worship and production areas at The Ridge: Audio Engineer, Production Director, and Worship Leader. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I wanted to fill you in on our process and vision as we are in the process of filling three positions in the worship and production areas at The Ridge. Currently, we are operating with interim [...]