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August 21, 2017







CONTENTS


Monday, August 21, 2017
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Sunday, August 27, 2017

1
Pastor's Sermon & Prayer Requests

2
Call to Action: (a) President's Night!, (b) Back to School, (c ) FBI Enrollment Video Ministry, (d) Video, (e) Drivers Needed!, (f) 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) Talent Acquisition Manager






1
Scripture & Prayer Requests

1a
Hebrews 10:25


Amplified Bible (AMP)


25  not forsaking our meeting together [as believers for worship and instruction], as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another; and all the more [faithfully] as you see the day [of Christ’s return] approaching.




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

Sister Nicole Robins (Daughter of Deaconess Eberhardt)


Sister LeeAnn Hicks & Family


Marius Spraggins (Grandson of Mother Janice Norris)


Craig Foster (Brother of Mother Marian Dorsey)


Joe Jones & Family


Sister Jonnie Ruth Jones & Family


Sister Hazel Burnside's Daughter & Family


Deaconess Shirley Gardner & Family


Chaplain Cheryl Powers & Family


Evangelist Phyllis Driver & Family


Joe Jones


Sister Johnnie Ruth Jones & Family


Sister Wendy Hines & Family


Lamar Mitchel Family


Sister Earlene Partee & Family


Pearl Jones & Family (Sister of Sis. Kathy Hawkings)


Bobbie Ballentine (Sister of Deaconess Carrie Eberhardt)


Sister Arlene McEwen & Family


Sister Francine Gladden


The Cornely & Charles Payne Family


Rev. Juan Turner & Family


Jason Spencer (Stepson of Deaconess Shirley Gardner)


Brother Jerome Driver & Minister Phyllis Driver





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
MN State Baptist Convention President's Night 7pm @ GFMBC!


Hello Family!

The Minnesota State Baptist Convention has gotten off to a great start with Spirit filled services taking place each night. 
Thursday is President's night where Pastor Russell will be preaching and Greater Praise singing during praise and worship. 
Please come out and support as we all have the opportunity to help Pastor Russell's vision of showing how we can be Better Together. 

The "Soul Good" Food Truck will be on site all evening!

Service also includes:
Greater Praise
● MN State Baptist Convention Choir
● Darnell Davis & Remnant


Pray we see you Thursday!

Rev. Charvez


 

2b
City of Minneapolis 911 Operators Needed!



2c
FBI Enrollment Now Open!


 

2d
Video & Computer Ministry Opportunities!


 

2e
Trustee Ministry Drivers Needed!


 

2f






























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Monday, August 21, 2017
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Sunday, August 27, 2017

3a
Monday, August 21, 2017

MSBC Annual Session!


6:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention




Vesper Hour


7:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention




Usher Auxiliary




Rev. Jessie Griffin Preaching


 


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, August 22, 2017

MSBC Annual Session!


6:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention




Vesper Hour


7:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention




Laymen Auxiliary




Dr. Melvin Miller Preaching


 


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




GFMBC Friendship Hall




[4th Tuesday of Month]






3c
Wednesday, August 23, 2017

MSBC Annual Session!


6:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention




Vesper Hour


7:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention




Women's Auxiliary




Rev. John Bowen


 


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




"Called to a Wider Outreach" - Acts 10:19-33




Email: SundaySchool@greatfriend.org

















3d
Thursday, August 24, 2017

MSBC Annual Session!







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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Minnesota State Baptist Convention




Vesper Hour


7:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention




Minister's Wives & Widows Auxiliary




President Russell


 

3e
Friday, August 25, 2017

MSBC Annual Session!







6:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention




Vesper Hour


7:00 PM
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Minnesota State Baptist Convention




Associate Ministers Auxiliary




Rev. William Perry


 


7:00 PM

Friday Focus Fellowship




(3rd Friday of Month)




3232 Freemont Ave. N.




Minneapolis, MN




3f
Saturday, August 26, 2017

4th Saturday


 


9:00 AM

Trustee Meeting




[4th Saturday of month]


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!




















3g
Sunday, August 27, 2017

4th 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 --- Worship Leader


8:05 AM
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Devotion --- Deacons/Deaconesses


8:20 AM
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Men of Praise Sing!




Attire: White, Black, & Red


Sermon
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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




"Called to a Wider Outreach" - Acts 10:19-33




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 ­­­­­­----­----­­­­­










Saturday, August 26, 2017




8:00 AM
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Usher's Annual Walk & Bicke Ride!




Lake Nakomis




Helmut required for bike ride safety


 


Fri Sept 22 - Sat Sept 23, 2017




8:00 AM
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Bethesda Annual Women's Retreat!




Facilitators will be:




Rev. Madalyn Fields & 1st Lady Theresa Russell




Mt. Olivet Retreat Center




7984 - 257th Street West




Farmington, MN 55308




For more info contact:




Deaconess Joyce Thomas (612) 408-7287




Sister Norma Booker (612) 332-5904


 


Saturday, November 2, 2017




7:00 PM
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Community Outreach at Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S




Minneapolis, MN 55407




5
Other Announcements

5a
Birthdays!




Happy Birthday to those born


in the month of 
August





Thank You & God bless!!

5b
Career Opportunity!


T.PINDER&COMPANY

Talent Acquisition Manager
Job Locations
US-MN-Minneapolis
..
More information about this job:
Overview:
Are you passionate about talent acquisition? Are you a resilient leader who loves managing an awesome team at an amazing company?

Mortenson’s success is not a matter of luck; it’s a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.
Our foundation and culture are based upon our company values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an exceptional customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work.
It all starts with our exceptional people and exceptional teams. Mortenson is honored to receive 40+ Top Workplace Awards since 2002... what are you waiting for?!
Summary:
Mortenson Construction is hiring a Talent Acquisition Manager to provide leadership and management to the talent acquisition team in support of core company recruiting objectives, including Inclusion and Diversity, lean processes, high candidate and hiring manager satisfaction and a focus on finding the best talent!
Responsibilities:
In this role, the Talent Acquisition Manager will:
• Lead Mortenson’s talent acquisition team to deliver high quality talent from diverse pools through an effective and efficient process resulting in high caliber talent, positive candidate experience and hiring manager satisfaction
• Lead diversity recruiting initiatives as outlined in Mortenson’s Inclusion and Diversity road-map
• Manage recruiting processes and systems, including iCIMS applicant tracking system, OFCCP compliance and high quality sourcing, interview, selection and hire processes
• Manage and evolve Mortenson’s employment brand and the expression of that brand through collateral, web presence and social media
• Support customer relationship between talent acquisition specialists and hiring managers
• Monitor and report on performance metrics for the talent acquisition team to benchmark and measure success
• Participate in and support Mortenson’s craft recruiting initiative
• Recruit selected high-level company or Human Resources positions as needed
• Fulfill other duties as assigned
Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree Human Resources Management, or related field and/or equivalent experience
• Minimum of ten years recruiting/HR experience or a combination of higher education and experience
• Minimum of three years supervising talent acquisition professionals
• Previous experience with applicant tracking systems required, iCIMS preferred
• Previous experience leading inclusion and diversity recruiting initiatives preferred but not required
• Strong understanding of and enthusiasm for talent acquisition processes and best practices
• Adept leadership and management skills
• Knowledge of Affirmative Action and EEO regulatory requirements and general best practices
• Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft office and applicant tracking systems, ability to learn and optimize new systems preferred
• Problem solving and critical thinking skills
• Strong teamwork orientation, coaching and mentoring skills
• Positive attitude and professional customer service skills
• Ability to organize and prioritize work
• Detail oriented, ability to analyze data and draw conclusions from data
Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer.
     CONTACT:
  T.PINDER&COMPANY ST PAUL, MN 55110. EMAIL: tonypinder@gmail.com. 651-788-7098.


5c
Metro Transit Driver Opportunities!




5d





5e