Church Announcements

Announcements for Sabbath November 3, 2018

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 641-715-3272, access code 798575#; the prayer line meets at 5:00 am.

If you have an announcement for the bulletin, the deadline is Wednesday at 12:00 pm.  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 list! If not, contact Jennifer Schewe via email at minneapolisfirst@gmail.com.  This is a good way to know what’s going on at the church and around us.

We are Not Allowed to Park at the Waldorf School this Sabbath!

There will be Fellowship Lunch this Sabbath.

Second Reading for the Church Board Meeting to be held on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 12:00pm in the Conference Room.

There will be a Church Business Meeting on Sabbath, December 1, 2018.  Please plan on attending.

There will be a concert this Sabbath, November 10, 2018 at 3:00pm to raise funds for Thanksgiving baskets and a dinner for our struggling neighbors.  Please invite your family and friends.  (See flyer below for more details.)

The community service pantry is empty. We do not have basic food to supplement the donated items we receive. Please donate Rice, soup and dried beans. Rice is our biggest need.

Support the Women and Men at the Simpsons Shelter: If you are interested in helping provide and serve a dinner December 1, 2018 at the Simpsons Shelter, please Contact Angela Morgan 952-334-2294

We are looking for Greeters. Please contact Pam Otundo at pnobonyo@yahoo.com if you would like to help.


From the Conference

Christmas Behind Bars - The 2018 Christmas season has provided another wonderful opportunity for us to spread God’s word and provide some hope and love to thousands of inmates incarcerated in Minnesota.  Our goal is to purchase as many packages as we possibly can. For more details on how you can help contact Debra Coklas, MN Conference Prison Ministry Director dcoklas@charter.net or 612-865-4922. (see the flyer below for more details)

2019 Devotional Books: The Maple Grove Adventist Book Center has all 2019 Devotional Books in stock.  These devotionals are available to everyone at the discounted church pricing while supplies last.

Join us Sabbath, November 10 at the Experience My Jesus Conference, a one-day conference focused on helping members hear God’s voice, recognize their spiritual gifts, and accept their individual calling into ministry! Featuring Ohio Conference President, Ron Halverson, Jr. as the plenary speaker, this Conference also features Karen Lewis, Buffy Halverson, Nancy Fischer, and more. For more information or to register, please visit www.myjesusmn.com.