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June 5, 2017







CONTENTS


Monday, June 05, 2017
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Sunday, June 11, 2017

1
Pastor's Sermon & Prayer Requests

2
Call to Action: (a) Bookstore, (b ) Grad Expo, (b) Kenya, (d) Social Media

3
This Week's Schedule - (a) Mon, (b) Tue, (c) Wed, (d) Thurs., (e) Fri, (f) Sat, (g) Sun

4
Upcoming Engagements/Event Dates

5
Other Announcements - (a) Birthdays, (b)






1
Scripture & Prayer Requests

1a
Ephesians 4:16


Amplified Bible (AMP)


16 From Him the whole body [the church, in all its various parts], joined and knitted firmly together by what every joint supplies, when each part is working properly, causes the body to grow and mature, building itself up [a]in [unselfish] love.




1b
Prayer List (Chaplains - E. Paster, J. Brown, J. Champs)

Rev. Juan Turner & Family


Jason Spencer (Stepson of Deaconess Shirley Gardner)


Brother Jerome Driver & Minister Phyllis Driver


Patsy (Aunt of Deaconess Shirley Gardner)


Pastor Russell & Family


Sister Bernadette Hebert & Family


Deacon George Templeton (Bro. of Sis. Violet Carter)


Sister Debbie Gatlin


Sister Dora Carter,  Family & School Mates


Deaconess Georgia Houston & Family


Donna & Family


Sister Diane Lee & Family


Sister Betty Jackson & Family


Frank Wiggins & Son Jamario Wiggins


Sister Vicki Turner & Family


Rev. Rae Hopkins & Family


Prisoners of War


Juanita Williams Family (Mother of Tonjia Reid, Sylvia Jackson & Sibyl Jackson)





Anyone want to be added?

Please send an email to with subject "Prayer List" to:



Prayer Line Request?


Prayer offered day or night, 24 hour availability for prayer


Call: 612-559-0061









2
Call to Action!

2b
GFMBC Books and More!


 

2c
Spokesman-Recorder Graduation Expo!




2e
Kenya Mission Pledge Drive


 




2f





























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Monday, June 05, 2017
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Sunday, June 11, 2017

3a
Monday, June 05, 2017




6:00 PM
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Hospitality Ministry Meeting




1st Monday of Month







6:30 PM
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Usher Ministry Meeting




2nd Monday of Month


 


7:00 PM
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Bible Study w/Rev. Lewellyn Wilder




Single Creek Commons




4600 Humbolt




Minneapolis, MN




3b
Tuesday, June 06, 2017




7:00 PM
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PACT II (Friendship Community Services)




Support Services Meeting


For those reestablishing lives disrupted by:

incarceration or addiction



(New Members Classroom)




Email: fcs2600@gmail.com






 

3c
Wednesday, June 07, 2017




10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Sunday School focused Bible Study & Prayer Service








Email: SundaySchool@greatfriend.org







 

3d
Thursday, June 08, 2017









The Beat!


5:00 PM
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Minister Darnell Davis




● Tune in to soarradio.com




● Or download Live365 Radio App on your Smartphone


 


6:30 PM
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Faith Bible Institute Registration Open!






 


7:00 PM
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Anniversary Choir Rehearsal




Church Photos Requested





3e
Friday, June 09, 2017









6PM - 9PM

Stephen Ministry Refresher Ministry




10900 Nesbit Ave. South




Bloomington, MN 55437




3f
Saturday, June 10, 2017

2nd Saturday





9AM - 3PM
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Stephen Ministry Training




10900 Nesbit Ave. South




Bloomington, MN 55437


 


10:00 AM
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Jr. Usher Training!




[Saturdays b4 2nd Sunday]


10:30 AM - Noon
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YPOP (Young People of Praise) Rehearsal


11:30 AM
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Busy Bees Meeting




[1st Saturday of month]


12:00 PM
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Adults & Teens Movers 4 Christ (Praise Dance) Ministry Rehearsal in Gold Room!




ALL are welcome- children, teens and adults




Questions: See Sis. Cynthia Taylor


1:00 PM
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Children Movers 4 Christ (Praise Dance)




Ministry Rehearsal in Gold Room!






















3g
Sunday, June 11, 2017

2nd Sunday - Church Anniversary!


UNITY SUNDAY - 1 SERVICE @ 10:15AM





6:00 AM
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Bro Pete Rhodes Presents: "Urban Perspectives"




Comcast Channel 937 BMA Networks










8:59 AM
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Email: NewMembers@greatfriend.org




Facilitated by Executive Pastor, Eddie Bolden




 


9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Marriage Ministry Presents…




Marriage Built to Last: Living Intentionally & Loving Biblically




Email: MarriedMinistry@greatfriend.org




Facilitated by Rev. L. Wilder & Sis. Jean Wilder




 


9:01 AM
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Sunday School








Email: SundaySchool@greatfriend.org











10:00 AM
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Bro Pete Rhodes Presents: "Urban Perspectives"




Comcast Channel 937 BMA Networks










10:15 AM
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Call to Worship --- Worship Leader


10:20 AM
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Devotion --- Deacons/Deaconesses


10:30 AM
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Praise & Worship!




Attire: White, Black & Red


Sermon
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Rev. Dr. Billy G. Russell, Sr. Pastor




Invitation




Closing with Altar Prayer


Baptism

Following Benediction (1st Sunday)



















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­­­­­­­­­---------- Upcoming Engagements/Event Dates ­­­­­­----­----­­­­­





Friday, June 9, 2017




6:30 PM -9:30 PM
-
Steven Ministry Book #2




"Speaking the Truth in Love"





Saturday, June 10, 2017




8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
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Steven Ministry Book #2




"Speaking the Truth in Love"





Fri Jun 9 - Sat Jun 10, 2017





-
State Baptist Women's Retreat






Sunday June 11, 2017

Unity Service 10:15am



-
GFMBC Anniversary




Celebrating 58 Years!





Tuesday June 13, 2017




7:00 PM
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Outreach at Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave South




Minneapolis, MN 55407


 


Saturday June 17, 2017




12:00 Noon
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Father's Day Outing




17189 Kenyon Ave




Lakeville, MN 55044





June 19-23, 2017

National Congress of Christian Education


Tuesday, June 20 @ 10PM
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Pastor Russell preaches Late Night Service!




St. Louis, MO







 


Saturday, June 24, 2017




12:00 Noon
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Deacons, Deaconesses, & Mothers




Choir Rehearsal





Sunday, June 25, 2017




4:00 PM
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Deacons, Deaconesses, & Mothers




Theme: A Willing Worker for Christ
Text: Gal 6:9






Thursday, July 6, 2017




7:00 PM
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Community Outreach at Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S




Minneapolis, MN 55407





Saturday, August 5, 2017




Noon - 6pm
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Taste of Friendship!










Thurs. Aug. 10 - Sat. Aug. 12, 2017





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Minnesota State Baptist Women's Auxiliary




Titus 2 Wormen's Retreat




"By Faith, Let's Bridge the Gap"




The ARC Retreat Center




2372 30th Ave, Osceola, WI





Saturday, August 19, 2017




9AM - 3 PM
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Free Community Lunch & Clothing Giveaway




Clothing can be brought in now and placed in the baptism clothing closets.





Saturday, November 2, 2017




7:00 PM
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Community Outreach at Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S




Minneapolis, MN 55407




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Other Announcements

5a
Birthdays!




Happy Birthday to those born


in the month of 
June





Thank You & God bless!!

5b
National Kidney Month (March)







5c
Metro Transit Driver Opportinities!




5d





5e