Monthly Archives: April 2017

Blessed 2 Be South Minneapolis Day Camp June 19 – 23

Blessed 2 Be  South Minneapolis Day Camp June 19 - 23, 2017  Come and learn about how we are blessed by God to be a blessing in the world through music, story, art, play, field trips, and more! What:  A progressive ecumenical experience offering faith formation in a fun, safe, Christcentered and relational setting. Worship, crafts, games, lunch and field trips. When: June 19 - 23, 9am-4pm, M-F Where: Bethel Lutheran Church, 4120 17th Ave S, Minneapolis MN 55407 Who: Entering K - Entering 8th graders Cost: $25 per camper, $60 max for families. Make checks payable to First Congregational [...]

2017-07-07T21:02:03+00:00April 7th, 2017|

St. John’s Foundation

Would you like to learn more? Download the PowerPoint presentation about Reforming the Foundation. Please be sure to remember St. John’s Foundation in your will! We solicit your gifts realizing that there could be substantial tax savings for your estate as well as great satisfaction to you knowing that your assets will continue to provide support for God’s work in the world through St. John’s Lutheran Church. If you have already remembered us we would like to say a HUGE THANK YOU! For learning more about the foundation, if you have questions, or are interested in donating please call the [...]

2017-07-02T16:24:54+00:00April 7th, 2017|

April Message from Pastor Tiede

Today I am overwhelmed at the gift of God. I don’t necessarily mean the gifts that God continuously gives, which are truly astounding. But rather that God in and of God’s self is a gift.   God sees me. God knows the darkest parts of my heart and soul.  God does not cast a blind eye to my moments of shame and  embarrassment pretending to NOT see them, but God sees me utterly, completely, crystal clear. And nonetheless God chooses to come to me. God knows that I cannot and will continuously choose to not come to God, and BECAUSE of [...]

2017-05-04T17:01:07+00:00April 7th, 2017|