Dates & Highlights

Dundee Presbyterian is a church with a wonderful history here in Dundee and Omaha. We take great pride in our traditions and heritage.

1901: Dundee Presbyterian Church was organized on May 6th, in a white house at 4824 Davenport. It started with 16 charter members.

1902: Services led by Dr. Joesph Lampe and Dr. Daniel Jenkins.

1915: Membership doubled from 200 to  400.

1917: Troop 42 started meeting at Dundee. (They still meet here even today)

1925: First Vacation Bible School.

1928: Dundee Presbyterian Church moved to 5312 Underwood (our current building).

1941: Education addition complete.

1946: “A Self-sustaining nursery school” began; later called pre-school.

1949: Victory service that celebrated the church paying off the building and becoming debt-free.

1950: Church membership rose to around 2,700 people.

1951: Dundee celebrated their 50 year anniversary and the church also got air conditioning.

1953: Edward Stimson became the pastor and was at Dundee until 1972.

1956: Dundee began offering 2 services, 9 am and 11 am.

1961: Mariners was formed.

1970: Dundee got a new organ that replaced the original organ from 1928.

1972: Bible Delvers class stared by Pat Berton (They still meet Sunday mornings at 10 am in the Parlor).

1977: Omaha and Southwest Iowa merge into the Missouri Valley Presbytery.

1982: Dr. Wayne Kallstrom became the church organist (He is still here today).

1984: The chapel was renovated.

1987: Dundee Spirit campaign funds first elevator and sanctuary renovation.

1989: Women’s Association became Presbyterian Women.

1992: Church membership around 1,800 people.

2001: Dundee celebrated its 100 year anniversary and started the Crescendo concert series.

2016: Dundee celebrated its 115 year anniversary.