Spreading A Passion For God in Des Moines, IA

The Engage Network


The Engage Network is a network of churches which currently includes Saylorville Church of North Des Moines, Lakeside Fellowship in Polk City, Living Waters Fellowship of South Des Moines, Highpointe Church in Altoona and Redeemer Church in Winterset. The Engage network was started by Saylorville in 2005 with the vision of planting Gospel-centered churches, while encouraging each church to remain Gospel-centered and evangelistically active. The Engage Network meets regularly through monthly Pastoral meetings and annual Men’s & Ladies Retreats.

For more information about the Engage Network or to access excellent Gospel preaching and ministry resources, please visit the church websites below:


Saylorville Church

Saylorville’s vision is to be a church-planting church. To this end, they are engaged in training, equipping, and sending out their members to strengthen existing churches and start new congregations that will reach more people with the Gospel. For more information about Lakeside Fellowship, check out their website or contact them at: Contact Saylorville




Saylorville first church plant, Lakeside Fellowship, was incorporated as a church in 2007. Located in Polk City, Iowa they continue to grow and reach their community for Christ. For more information about Lakeside Fellowship, check out their website or contact them at: Contact Lakeside


High Pointe Church

Our third church plant, High Pointe Church, is located in Altoona, Iowa and meets at Willowbrook Elementary. For more information please visit: Contact High Pointe



Redeemer Church

Saylorville’s most recent church plant is just beginning in Winterset, Iowa. Located right on the town square in the old JC Penny building, the church plant is lead by Jaysson Gurwell who has both lived and owned his own business in Winterset. After being the right hand man to Greg Pollak at High Pointe Church, Jaysson followed the call to lead Redeemer Church. For more information please visit: Contact Redeemer Church