FAQ

A list of the most frequently asked questions about Indianola Community Church.
 
When are your Sunday church services?
We have two services that are the same. 9:00A & 10:45A.
 
Where are you located?
We are located at 14424 Kennedy Street in Indianola, IA. Click here for a map and directions.
 
What do I wear?
Wear whatever is comfortable to you! God wants a relationship with you, not a particular attire.
 
How many people attend on a Sunday morning?
ICC averages between 600 and 700 people each week. This number includes people in the church service, children’s ministry, middle school Bible study, and high school Bible study. Our children’s ministry averages 135 kids each week.
 
What is a church service like?
Services at ICC on a given week include a mix of songs, videos, dramas, readings, and preaching. We have a live band typically made up of guitars, drums, keys, and vocalists, and they lead us in modern praise songs and updated hymns.  Our services are structured as best they can to encourage a corporate experience of the presence of God.
 
What is available for my kids?
We have a variety of offerings for children of all ages. On Sunday morning we have kidconnection with an infant and toddler nursery for children birth through 23 months, and rooms for children ages 2 through 5. Kids move into kidzone when they enter kindergarten and remain there until they are in 5th grade.
 
For the older kids, we have a Bible study for middle and high school students called ROOTS during most 9:00A services. Other opportunities for your children include AWANA on Monday nights, The Rock (for middle school students) on Wednesday nights, and 180 (for high school students) on Sunday nights. Check out our Students or Children pages for more information.
 
Can I listen to messages online? Can I get a copy of the message?
Yes, we encourage you to listen online at our Messages page. You may request a CD copy of the sermon by e-mailing or calling the church office, and we’ll do our best to get you the message you want as soon as we can.
 
How do I get involved?
We offer many different ministries to help you grow, countless opportunities to serve, and multiple ways to give financially to the work of our church. Check our Connect page for different opportunities to grow in your faith. If you are ready join our volunteer force, sign up at the Serving page, and someone will contact you with more information. And if you would like to make a one-time or recurring financial gift online, stop by our Give Online page today.
 
How do I become a member?
The first step is to attend our “Foundations” class and decide if you want to call ICC your church home. Class dates are posted on the website Latest News page or in our Ministry Catalog (which you can find on our Resources page or at the church Welcome Center).
 
Does the church have counseling available?
Yes, we a large pastoral staff, as well as three independent professional counselors who come to ICC each week. For more information, or methods of contacting someone about counseling, contact a staff member directly here, or fill out a counseling request form at the bottom of the page here. If you would like to meet with an outside biblical counseling agency, see the home page of Team Restoration Ministries.
 
How long has ICC been around?
Indianola Community Church began as a church plant of Martensdale Community Church in 1992. You can read more about our history here.
 
Does Indianola Community Church provide its building and grounds for community events or weddings?
Yes, depending on the event or the circumstances surrounding the wedding. Generally, the persons using or requesting use of the facilities must be a member of the church. There are additional considerations as well, so we would encourage you to fill out an Events Info Request form here and someone will get in touch with you.