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Monday, April 23, 2018

April 23, 2018







CONTENTS


Monday, April 23, 2018
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Sunday, April 29, 2018

1
Pastor's Sermon & Prayer Requests

2
Call to Action: (a) Nat'l Baptist Convention USA, (b ) Wall of Fame, (c ) FMSC, (d) Bookstore, (e) “Sandwich Project”, (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






1
Scripture & Prayer Requests

1a
Isaiah 43:2


Amplified Bible (AMP)


2 “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you;
And through the rivers, they will not overwhelm you.
When you walk through fire, you will not be scorched,
Nor will the flame burn you.




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

Frances Courtney & Family
Roger Wright (Brother of Deaconess Shirley Gardner) Family
Mother Joann Champs
Sister Betty Murry


Jordon B.


Sister Francine Gladden & 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
National Baptist Convention in Mpls September 3-7, 2018























 


2b
$100 MSBC "Wall of Fame" Contribution


SCAN QR CODE ON POSTER IN VESTIBULE WITH YOUR MOBILE DEVICE!




 

2c
GFMBC Family Will be Celebrating Education on Sunday June 3rd!


Sign up using link below...



2d
Volunteer in GFMBC Bookstore!



2e
Join GFMBC Mission to Make Sandwiches for Homless!


The Sandwich Project @ GFMBC


Friday, April 27th @ 4:30pm



2f




























3
Monday, April 23, 2018
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Sunday, April 29, 2018

3a
Monday, April 23, 2018




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, April 24, 2018







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






 


10:00 AM
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BOYS2MEN




Start a New Career & Take Control of Your Life!


For African American Males 18 - 32 Years Old

St. Paul or East Metro Resident



Progressive Baptist Church




1505 Burns Ave, St. Paul, MN


 


7:00 PM
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Education Equity Team Meeting




GFMBC Friendship Hall




[4th Tuesday of Month]


 




3c
Wednesday, April 25, 2018




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




"Blessing, Glory, and Honor Forever" — Rev. 5: 6-14




Email: SundaySchool@greatfriend.org


 


6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Young Men of Christ (YMOC)




Workout & Wisdom Wednesday




Where: Meet in GFMBC Workout Room


 







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




Facilitated by Pastor Billy G. Russell


 




Bookstore Email: gfmbcbooksandmore@gmail.com




Email: ChristianEducation@greatfriend.org









3d
Thursday, April 26, 2018






The Beat!


5:00 PM
-
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!






 


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




1st Thursday of Month




Fireside Room


 


7:00 PM
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Fortress (Teen) Choir Rehearsal!




[Thursday b4 2nd Sunday]






7:00 PM
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Music Ministry Bible Study!




Greater Praise Rehearsal!




[Thursday b4 1st, 3rd, & 4th Sunday]


8:30 PM
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Grateful Praise (Praise Team) Rehearsal




[Thursday b4 1st, 3rd, & 4th Sunday]




GFMBC Music Ministry




Email: MusicMinsitry@greatfriend.org









3e
Friday, April 27, 2018









4:30 PM
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The Sandwich Project




Please join GF Mission Ministry in making




sandwiches for the homeless.




GFMBC - Friendship Hall




Minneapolis, MN 55406


 




3f
Saturday, April 28, 2018

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!


2:00 PM
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National Baptist Convention




Choir Rehearsal & Volunteer Check-in




Greater Friendship MBC




2600 E. 38th Street




Minneapolis, MN 55406




3g
Sunday, April 29, 2018

5th Sunday (UNITY SUNDAY)!


One Combined Service @ 9:30am!


8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
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Sunday School




"Blessing, Glory, and Honor Forever" — Rev. 5: 6-14




Email: SundaySchool@greatfriend.org






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




Comcast Channel 937 BMA Networks










8:59 AM
-




Email: NewMembers@greatfriend.org




Facilitated by Executive Pastor, Eddie Bolden




 Image result for New members class


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




Marriage Built to Last: Living Intentionally & Loving Biblically




Email: MarriedMinistry@greatfriend.org




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




 


9:30 AM
-
Unity Sunday (One Morning Service)!



-
Song review & Devotion




Deacon Brown Choir Room



-
Call to Worship --- Worship Leader



-
Devotion --- Deacons/Deaconesses



-
Choir Sings!


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








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




Comcast Channel 937 BMA Networks















7:00 PM
-
Cru Annual Dinner




Rehearsal: 2pm @ GFMBC




Reporting Time: 4:45pm


                                                                                                                                           
Minneapolis Depot




225 3rd Ave S




Minneapolis, MN 55401









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





Saturday, May 12, 2018




9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Feed My Starving Children




Food Packaging Outreach




Eagan Facility




990 Lone Oak Rd, Eagan, MN





Monday, May 14, 2018




6:30 PM
-
Gospel Choirs United Workshop Week




Mt. Olivet Church




451 West Central, St. Paul, MN





Tuesday, May 15, 2018




6:30 PM
-
Gospel Choirs United Workshop Week




Mt. Olivet Church




451 West Central, St. Paul, MN





Thursday, May 17, 2018




6:30 PM
-
Gospel Choirs United Workshop Week




Macedonia Baptist Church




3801 1st Ave. South, Minneapolis, MN





Friday, May 18, 2018




6:30 PM
-
Gospel Choirs United Workshop Week




Macedonia Baptist Church




3801 1st Ave. South, Minneapolis, MN





Saturday, May 19, 2018




12 Noon
-
Gospel Choirs United Dress Rehearsal




Mt. Olivet Church




451 West Central, St. Paul, MN





2:00 PM
-
National Baptist Convention




Choir Rehearsal & Volunteer Check-in




Greater Friendship MBC




2600 E. 38th Street




Minneapolis, MN 55406


You can now sign up for all events the MSBC Choir is doing using the link below to ensure we have enough participation. 




Saturday, May 19, 2018




4:00 PM (Reporting Time)
-
Gospel Choirs United




44th Anniversary Farewell Concert!




Mt. Olivet Church




451 West Central, St. Paul, MN


11:00 PM Free Community Lunch
2:00 Clothing Giveaway



Tuesday, June 8, 2018




7:00 PM
-
Community Outreach at Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S




Minneapolis, MN 55407





Sunday, June 17, 2018




4:00 PM
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Choir Celebration




Zion Baptist Church




621 Elwood Ave N




Minneapolis, MN 55411


Saturday, July 7, 2018
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
GFMBC Church in The Park!
Phelps Park
701 E 39th St, Minneapolis, MN 55407


Fri-Sat, Jul 20-21, 2018





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MSBC Choir w/Minnesota Orchestra




Mandela Celebration















Saturday, June 23, 2018




6:00 PM
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MSBC Choir w/Jovonta Patton




Shiloh Temple International Ministries




1201 W Broadway Ave




Minneapolis, MN 55411





Tuesday, August 10, 2018




7:00 PM
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Community Outreach at Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S




Minneapolis, MN 55407





Monday, September 3, 2018




7:00 PM
-
MSBC Choir




National Baptist Convention Musical




1301 2nd Ave S




Minneapolis, MN 55403





Tuesday, October 9, 2018




7:00 PM
-
Community Outreach at Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S




Minneapolis, MN 55407





Tuesday, December 11, 2018




7:00 PM
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Community Outreach at Providence Place




3720 23rd Ave S




Minneapolis, MN 55407


Sunday, June 23, 2019
Deacons, Deaconesses, & Mothers Program

5a
Birthdays!


Happy Birthday to those born


in the month of 
April





Thank You & God bless!!






5b





5c





5d





5e