Weekly Announcements

Come worship with us at Mindekirken!

Everyone is welcome! English transcripts are provided at the Norwegian services.

Velkommen til Mindekirken!  Welcome to Mindekirken!
 
Read the newsletter for October on our website "News & Media" tab, 

Mon., Oct. 16                Deadline for the November Communicator

 

Tues. Oct. 17                   Tuesday Open House

11—11:30 a.m. Fellowship and Lunch             

11:45 a.m. Devotions and  Announcements    

12 noon—1 p.m. Cultural Program:  “Music Talks” by Prof. Ivar Lunde

A suggested donation of  $7.00 is received at the door  

 

Wed., Oct. 18

6:45 p.m. Bible Study with Gracia Grindal

 

Thurs., Oct. 19     7:00 p.m. Mindekirken Choir

Fri., Oct. 20 10:00 a.m. Set up for Sat. luncheon

 

Sat., Oct. 21 12:00 p.m.  Fall Rømmegrøt Luncheon  -   $15 adult / $7 child
tickets available today and in the church office during the week.

 

Sun., October 22   

  9:00 a.m. English Worship Service with Holy Communion

11:00 a.m.  Nordic Worship Service  with Holy Communion
       3:00 p.m. Concert: Augsburg Centennial Singers   $10 donation at the door (children under 6 free)

Men of Faith Passing on the Faith Through Songs of Praise

Paul Christensen, Director

 

Sun., October 29   Reformation Sunday

        9:00 a.m. English Worship Service

11:00 a.m.  Nordic Worship Service   — Mindekirken Choir
       3:00 p.m. Concert:  Finnish Music on Clarinet and Piano (free— donations welcome)

Gregory Barrett, clarinet; Prof. of Clarinet at Northern Illinois University

Craig Randal Johnson, piano: Johnson has recently created ‘Finnish Classical Music Past and Present’,  a concert series in Minneapolis-St. Paul featuring recitalists and chamber music during 2017, the 100th year of Finnish national independence.  Coffee reception follows.

 



Mindekirken’s Mission Statement:

Mindekirken is called to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ with all people,
empowering service to others.

Mindekirken practices its ministry through 
Norwegian traditions, culture and language.

Call to Prayer
Your Call Committee has carefully crafted informative ads to be published in the four Friday issues of Vårt Land in June, in both electronic and print editions.  The ads describe Mindekirken, our Minnesota setting, our challenges and needs based on the self-study in which many of you have expressed yourselves. This is a Call to Prayer at this crucial time when pastors in Norway will be reading about our search for our flock’s next shepherd.  We have done what we can; now we commend this to the hands of God.
Pray that the Holy Spirit will speak to a person of God’s own choosing, pique their interest and move them also to prayer.  Please pray daily, remembering that it is God who calls us to pray, and gives abundant promises to hear with love, with wisdom and with power.  Thank you.

Volunteer opportunities:  
Ushering and greeting —  Serving Kirkekaffe and clean-up
Bulletin board maintenance ; Stocking brochures in the pews
Concerts: team help in hosting for events
Mailings -- fold and label bulk mailings

Please contact the church office to volunteer

 

 

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Sunday

9:00 am English Service

11:00 am Norwegian Service
11:00 am Sunday School

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