Bulletin for Sabbath June 15, 2019

Worship Service

Hymns of Praise   Akinyi Oluoch
Welcome   Elder Anne Juma
Announcements   Elder Anne Juma
Introit   Praise and Worship Team
Opening Prayer   Elder Soga Mbilima
Children’s Story   Anne Kebaso
Praise and Worship   Praise and Worship Team
Intercessory Prayer   Felicia Murff
Worship in Giving   Elder Anne Juma
Reading of the Word “Esther 8:7-8” Carina Juma
Worship in Music   The Kagose’s
The Spoken Word “Reversal of Destiny” Elder Soga Mbilima
Song of Consecration   Akinyi Oluoch
Benediction   Elder Soga Mbilima

Church Announcements

Stuck at home on Sabbath? Experience the blessing live online at minneapolisfirst.org

Opportunities to give: You can help support our church by giving tithes and offerings online at our website, minneapolisfirst.org, or arrange to give directly online from your bank.

The church prayer line phone number is 612-351-3093, access code 724197#. The prayer line meets at 5:00am and Wednesdays 7:00pm to 7:30pm.

If you would like to share a devotion during mid-week prayers on Wednesdays contact Gwantwa Mbilima or Benta Ogwang.

If you have an announcement for the bulletin, the deadline is Wednesday at 12:00 Noon.  Please send it to minneapolisfirst@gmail.com.  Any submissions after this time may not be put in the bulletin until the next week.

Are you on the church email or WhatsApp lists? If not, contact the church clerk via email at minneapolisfirst@gmail.com.  This is a good way to know what’s going on at the church and around us.

There will be Fellowship Lunch this Sabbath.

Family Life Ministry presents: Marriage Enrichment Forum. Come let us discuss Marriage Matters. When: June 15th Time: 2.30pm in the Sanctuary.



If you would like to walk and socialize, please meet at the Calhoun Executive Center, 3033 Excelsior Blvd. at 9:00 am on Sundays. Park in the corner nearest the lake. For more information, contact Pauline Misiak at (952) 452-4714 or Jennifer Schewe at (952) 220-1315.

Family Life Ministry would like to recognize your birthday and anniversary. Please fill out the form and return it to one of the Family Life Committee members.

The Seniors Bible Study group meets every 3rd Sunday from 12:30pm to 2:00 pm at 250 3rd Ave N, Minneapolis. Questions call Bruce Bogaard at 612-860-4396.

PICK UP FOOD: We need help taking the donated food into the building on Thursdays at 9 am.  We desperately need help. It is very hard for one person.  If you can help, please contact Mary Ombwori at 612-599-5654.

We are all reminded that we have recycling bins throughout the church, please be mindful what you put in them.

Please leave the parking space in front of the shed for Pastor to park.


From the Conference

Moving The Minnesota Conference of Seventh-day Adventists and Adventist Book Center will be moving June 17th to 8232 Hwy 65, Spring Lake Park, MN.   The ABC will reopen on Wed., June 19th and the Conference will reopen on Mon., June 24th.

Health Secrets Revealed Join St. Paul Eastside SDA Church 1052 Minnehaha Ave E, St Paul MN 55106 on June 23rd at 7:00pm-8:00pm and learn about nutrition with Dr. Dave Blackie, Doctor of Natural Health with more than 50 years of healthcare experience.



Let God Speak The Gift that Keeps Growing June 26, 2019 from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at St. Paul Eastside SDA Church 1052 Minnehaha Ave E, St Paul MN 55106. The New Start Lifestyle Program will get you on the road to a better you by the end of the year. Children’s activities and light refreshments will be provided.




Church Leadership Summit Church officers, please mark your calendars for October 5, 2019, when our second Church Leadership Summit will be held at the Rivers Edge Convention Center in Saint Cloud, Minn. In 2017, you made it plain that you wanted another summit, so begin plans now to attend! More information will be forthcoming at Camp Meeting, but in the meantime, feel free to visit www.clsmn.net for basic information!