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December 5, 2016








CONTENTS


Monday, December 05, 2016
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Sunday, December 11, 2016

1
Pastor's Sermon & Prayer Requests

2
Call to Action: (a) Christmas Arms of Love, (b) Emmy Award, (c ) Marketing, (d) 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)






1
Scripture & Prayer Requests

1a
2 Timothy 4:2


Amplified Bible (AMP)


2  preach the word [as an official messenger]; be ready when the time is right and even when it is not [keep your sense of urgency, whether the opportunity seems favorable or unfavorable, whether convenient or inconvenient, whether welcome or unwelcome]; correct [those who err in doctrine or behavior], warn [those who sin], exhort and encourage [those who are growing toward spiritual maturity], with inexhaustible patience and [faithful] teaching.




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

Mrs Laura Webster & Family


Mrs. Juanita Williams & Family


Rev. Melvin & Helen Brown & Family


Prisners of war


Rev. Ballard & Family


Sis. Maple King Family


Sis. Rachel Lewis & Edmund Vojtik Family


The Stroud Family


Bro. Thomas Freeman


Sis. Tierney Carter-Brown


Deacon Robert Hendrix


Mother Ora Lee Law


Sis. LeeAnn Hicks


Clardy Wells


Sis. Ruth Williams


Deaconess Mary Riley Craig & 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


 






2
Call to Action!

2a
Christmas Arms of Love


 

2b
Midwest Emmy Chapter Induct First Aferican Americans into Silver Circle


Pastor Billy G. Russell & The Greater Friendship Missionary Baptist Church


Family congratulate Pete & Kim Rhodes on Emmy Silver Circle induction





2c
Market Your Ministry Events!


Contact GFMBC Marketing Team:  Marketing@greatfriend.org


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






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Monday, December 05, 2016
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Sunday, December 11, 2016

3a
Monday, December 05, 2016






Toys for Tots!




GFMBC is one of the Twin Cities “Toys for Tots” pick up locations




If you’re interested in signing up for toys for your children, please complete the required form and return it to the “TOYS for TOTS” box on the ledge in the vestibule by

 Monday, December 4th




Greater Friendship MBC




2600 E. 38th Street, Minneapolis, MN


 


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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Church Business Meeting


 

3b
Tuesday, December 06, 2016




6:30 PM
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Thespian Ministry Christmas Play Production




Rehearsal: All are welcome!


 


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


RESUMES IN JANUARY

GFMBC Friendship Hall




[4th Tuesday of Month]






3c
Wednesday, December 07, 2016




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








Email: SundaySchool@greatfriend.org







6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Bible Study & Prayer Service @ GFMBC




Facilitated by Pastor Billy G. Russell




The LORD's Prayer




by Thomas Watson







Bookstore Email: gfmbcbooksandmore@gmail.com




Christian Education Email:
ChristianEducation@greatfriend.org









3d
Thursday, December 08, 2016




 




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





6:00 PM
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Men of Praise Rehearse!




[Thursday b4 2nd & 4th Sunday]







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!










6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Teacher I Want to Be Training




1st Thursday of Month




Fireside Room




2600 E. 38th Street




Minneapolis, MN 55406





3e
Friday, December 09, 2016











3f
Saturday, December 10, 2016

2nd Saturday


9:00 AM

Trustee Meeting




[4th Saturday of month]


CANCELED --- 10:00 AM
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Deacons & Deaconesses Meeting




[Saturday b4 1st Sunday 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]


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!










5:00 PM
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Ugly Christmas Sweater Party




RSVP with a GLOW Member




Location TBD




Prizes awarded to the Ugliest Sweaters!


 






3g
Sunday, December 11, 2016

2nd Sunday





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




Comcast Channel 937 BMA Networks








 


7:30 AM
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Song review & Devotion




Deacon Brown Choir Room


8:00 AM
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Call to Worship --- Ministers


8:05 AM
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Devotion --- Deacons/Deaconesses


8:20 AM
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Men of Praise Sing!




Attire: Casual for Youth Sunday


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





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


10:25 AM
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Worship in Song




Grateful Praise (Praise Team) Sings!




Grateful Praise (Praise Team) Opens Service! [1st, 3rd, & 4th Sundays]




Fortress Praise Team Sings!  --- [2nd Sundays, Youth Sunday]


10:30 AM
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Praise & Worship!




Attire: Black, White, Red


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




Invitation




Closing with Altar Prayer


1:00 PM
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Fellowship with Kenyan Firemen after 10:15 Service







4:00 PM
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Join Pastor Russell & Greater Praise in Honoring…




Pastor Charles Graham's 8th Anniversary




& Retirement Celebration




Macedonia Baptist Church




3801 1st Ave. South




Minneapolis, MN 55409








 









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










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








 


Wednesday, December 21, 2016






Mission Ministry Presents…




Christmas Arms of Love!



-
Please help Mission Ministry provide




Christmas for four families




Each family is on a Christmas Tree with their wish list!
Please pick an item you would  like to help purchase and return to the appropriate box by December 21st 




2600 E. 38th Street




Minnepolis, MN 55406






 


Friday, December 16, 2016




7:00 PM
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GFMBC Thespian Ministry Presents…




God, the Holy Spirit, for Real!




Free will offering at door




2600 E. 38th Street




Minnepolis, MN 55406






 


Monday, January 23, 2016




7:00 PM
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Emergency Preparedness Team Meeting




GFMBC Fireside Room




2600 E. 38th Street




Minnepolis, MN 55406









Sunday, April 30, 2017






Deacons, Deaconesses, & Mothers Service











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5a
Other Announcements




Birthdays!


Happy Birthday to those born


in the month of 
December





Thank You & God bless!!

5b







5c





5d





5e







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