College Student Activities

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  • You can contact Tyler Helfers – Areopagus Director at for more information.
  • A Study on Community and Life Shaped by God’s Mission – Monday at 6:15 p.m. Trinity Christian Reformed Church, 3626 Ontario St.
  • Faculty & Graduate Student Discussion – A weekly gathering for faculty, staff, and graduate students. Meets at the Memorial Union room 2213.
  • Leadership Training Modules – Participate in one of the Center for Reformational Theology’s study tracks on Practical Theology, Philosophy, Biblical Studies, or Missional Ministry. For more information contact Tyler Helfers.
  • Coffee, Tea, and English – A conversational English program for international students that meets from 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. on Fridays in the Gerdin Lobby.
  • International Dinner & Bible Study – A gathering for international students to enjoy a meal together, and to explore the Bible and what it says about Jesus Christ. Meets on Fridays at 6:30 p.m. at Tyler and Christina Helfers’ home.
  • Areopagus Lecture (March 26) – Our annual lecture exploring the intersections between faith, academia, and culture. This year’s lecture features Dr. Kristen Deede Johnson will be held in Hoover 1312.
  • Student Dinners–  Find community with other students through our monthly meals on February 16, March 29 & April 19.


Welcome Luncheon
Our annual Welcome Luncheon is held on the Sunday before Iowa State University classes begin in August.  A free meal is provided by our Trinity CRC Fellowship Committee and served after the morning service. We look forward to get to know you and answer any questions you may have about the community, ISU, our church and Areopagus our campus ministry. Come Join us August, 2020.


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