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May 23, 2016







CONTENTS


Monday, May 23, 2016
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Sunday, May 29, 2016

1
Pastor's Sermon & Prayer Requests

2
Call to Action: (a) Belief Bowl!, (b) Kenyan Mission, (c ) Friendship Academy, (d) Marketing, (e) Social  Media Contact Links

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) Isaiah






1
Scripture & Prayer Requests

1a
Psalm 144:12


Amplified Bible (AMP)


12 Let our sons in their youth be like plants full grown,
And our daughters like corner pillars fashioned for a palace;




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

Deaconess Shirley Gardner's Mother & Family


Josiah Wright & Family


The Angela Kelly Family


The Nelson Family


Bro. Bob Bailey & Family


Bro. Bob Morrison & Family


Cynthia Levelis Letting & Family


Sis. Deon Anderson


Mother Margaret Johnson & Family


Inez Pearson & Family


Deaconess Janice Porter & Family


Sis. Laura McKinney's son Aaron


Sis. Lucille Smith & Family


Bro Mack & Sis. Brenda Russell & Family


Sis. Betty Murry & Family


Sis. Arlene McEwen & Family


Deaconess Donita Bolden & Family


Zulu Family


Pastor Russell & Family


Paul, Amanda, Lauren, & Preston


Deacon Jay Craig & Family


Rev. Louie Wilder & Family


Rev. Langley Ward & Family





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


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2
Call to Action!

2a
Belief Bowl Registration Now Open!


 

2b
Submit Your Healthy Soul Food Recipes to "GREATER COOKING"!





2c
Kenyan Mission Pledge Drive!


 

2d
Friendship Academy Now Enrolling K-6!


 

2E
Market Your Ministry Events!


Contact GFMBC Marketing Team:  Marketing@greatfriend.org


● Need posters, flyers, announcements, event marketing (Click on Link Below 2 Start)?






 



2F





























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Monday, May 23, 2016
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Sunday, May 29, 2016

3a
Monday, May 23, 2016




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




3b
Tuesday, May 24, 2016




7:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention Revival




Citywide Revival!




Guest Speaker: Pastor Bernard Mitchell




Guest Soloist: Reverend Alphonso D. Bowen




Greater Mt. Vernon Baptist Church








Minneapolis, MN 55411


 


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










7:00 PM
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Education Equity Team Meeting




Email: ChristianEducation@greatfriend.org




[4th Tuesday of Month]






3c
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Wednesdays Summer Break - June & July


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








Email: SundaySchool@greatfriend.org







7:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention Revival




Citywide Revival!




Guest Speaker: Pastor Bernard Mitchell




Guest Soloist: Reverend Alphonso D. Bowen




Greater Mt. Vernon Baptist Church








Minneapolis, MN 55411


 


7:00 PM
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Greater Praise & Grateful Praise (Praise Team)




Rehearsal 4 Grace Baptist, Atlanta Service











3d
Thursday, May 26, 2016




5:00 PM
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"The Beat" Radio Show with Darnell Davis!




● Tune in to soarradio.com




● Or download Live365 Radio App on your Smartphone


 


6:00 PM
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Young People of Praise (YPOP) Practice!




[Thursday b4 2nd Sunday]







6:30 PM
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Faith Bible Institute Registration Open!




Saturday Clesses Starting 8am in August!






 


7:00 PM
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Fortress Rehearsal




[Thursday b4 2nd Sunday]


6:30 PM
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Minister Dr. Nakeisha Lewis @ MSBC Revival!


7:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention Revival




Citywide Revival!




Guest Speaker: Pastor Bernard Mitchell




Guest Soloist: Reverend Alphonso D. Bowen




Greater Mt. Vernon Baptist Church








Minneapolis, MN 55411


 

3e
Friday, May 27, 2016




Fri, May 27 - Sun, May 29, 2016

GFMBC Travels to Grace Baptist Church




Pastor Clinton McFarland, Sr. Pastor




2178 Highway 138




Stockbridge, GA 30281








Phone: 770-474-8611


 

3f
Saturday, May 28, 2016

4th Saturday





9:00 AM

Trustee Meeting




[4th Saturday of month]


10:00 AM
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All Mission Ministry Meeting




[4th Saturdays]




Foreign Mission, Evangelism, Women, Men, and Bread Ministries


10:00 AM
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Jr. Usher Training!




[Saturdays b4 2nd Sunday]


















3g
Sunday, May 29, 2016

5th Sunday - Unity/Youth TAKOVR Sunday


No 8am Service!


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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Call to Worship --- Ministers


10:05 AM
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Fortress (Youth Praise Team) Sings!


10:10 AM
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Devotion --- Jr. Deacons/Deaconesses


10:15 AM
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Fortress & YPOP Choirs Sing!




Attire: Casual


Sermon
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Minister Justin Lewis







9:30 PM
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Darnell Davis & The Remnant @ Legacy Experience




Timiney Figueroa, Otis Byrd & Adoration




Zak Williams & 1 AKKORD




1879 Glenwood Ave. S.E. Atlanta, GA 30316









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










Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Day of Prayer







Saturday, June 4, 2016






Ladies & Little D.I.V.A.S. in Training Tea




(Delightful, Inspirational, Valued, Adorable, & Special)




New Hipe Baptist Church, Se. Paul


 


Mon. June 13 - Fri June17




6:30 PM Nightly
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Vacation Bible School







Tuesday, June 14, 2016




7:00 PM
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Deacons, Deaconesses, & Mothers Outreach




GFMBC Can Come!




Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407








 


Saturday, June 18, 2016




6:00 PM
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GF Men's Ministry Recogizes…




10 Christian Fathers!




GFMBC




2600 E. 38th Street




Minneapolis, MN 55406




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





Saturday, July 16, 2016




8:00 AM - Shotgun Start 9:00 AM
-
FMBC "IRON MEN" Ministry Presents…




The 14th Annual FMBC 2016 Golf Classic




Heritage Links Golf Course




8075 Lucerne Boulevard




Lakeville, Minnesota 55044




Telephone: 952-440-4656




$85.00 per Golfer




Registration & Payment are due by July 1, 2016




Registration Forms are in vestibule @ Greater Friendship







July 18-23, 2016

12th Annual Church Olympics


Monday, July 18, 2016
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Roller Skating


7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Roller Garden, St. Louis Park, MN




Do a physical activity and receive a free ticket from the Church Health Coordinator




Admission $7







Wed-Fri, July 20-22, 2016

StairStep Foundation 2016 Church Olymics


5:15 PM - 5:59 PM
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Registration for 3-on-3 Basketball Tourney


6:05 PM - 9:00 PM
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Games Start: 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament




Championship Friday, July 22, 2016




 


Saturday, July 23, 2016




9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Family Festival Health & Community Partner Fair




Patrick Henry High School - Don Swanson Field




43rd & Logan/Parking Lot




 


Saturday, August 6, 2016




12:00 Noon - 6:00 PM
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Taste of Friendship!


 


Tuesday, August 9, 2016




7:00 PM
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Deacons, Deaconesses, & Mothers Outreach




GFMBC Can Come!




Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407








 


Sun, Aug 26 - Wed, Aug 29, 2016






MN State Baptist Convention




Titus 2 Women's Retreat at Sea




Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines




Sailing to Bahamas




Cabin Deposit due August 16th




Deposit $100 per person with 2 people per person




August 26-29, 2016


 


Friday, September 18, 2016




7:00 PM
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Greater Praise w/Pastor Russell




Mount Olivet Baptist Church




Pastor James Thomas Anniversary Celebration!




451 West Central Ave




St. Paul, MN 55104





Tuesday, October 11, 2016




7:00 PM
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Deacons, Deaconesses, & Mothers Outreach




GFMBC Can Come!




Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407











Tuesday, December 13, 2016




7:00 PM
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Deacons, Deaconesses, & Mothers Outreach




GFMBC Can Come!




Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407




















5
Other Announcements



5a
Birthdays!


Happy Birthday to those born


in the month of 
May





Thank You & God bless!!






5b





5c





5d





5e