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Monday, March 25, 2019

March 25, 2019


Monday, March 25, 2019
Sunday, March 31, 2019

Pastor's Sermon & Prayer Requests

Call to Action: (a) Food Drive, (b)  NBC Credit Union, (c ) B-Ball Tourney (d) Bridges to Manhood,  (e) Church Got Talent (f) Mother Daughter Dinner, (g) Social Media

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

Upcoming Engagements/Event Dates

Other Announcements - (a) Birthdays

Scripture & Prayer Requests

Philippians 4:13

Amplified Bible (AMP)

13 I can do all things [which He has called me to do] through Him who strengthens and empowers me [to fulfill His purpose—I am self-sufficient in Christ’s sufficiency; I am ready for anything and equal to anything through Him who infuses me with inner strength and confident peace.]

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

Michael Ballard (Brother of Sis. Carla Ballard)
Sister Arlene McEwen Family
Julia Sabal & Family
Barbara Murry Ferguson Family
Evangelist Phyllis Driver & Family
Tonjia Dye
Sonjia Jackson
Caroline Houck
Karen Williams
Tarnika Harris

Fred Champs (Son of Mother Champs)

Azhon Harris Jones (Son of Sister Marsha King)

Sister Marsha King & Family

Ernest Wells (Brother of Deaconess Carrie Eberhardt)

Sister Pat Porch & Family

Sister Anniece King & Family

Sister Arlene McEwen

Mother Marian Dorsey & Family

Sister Sheila Walker & Family

London & Family

Shelby Pugh (Brother of Evangelist Phyllis Driver)

Sister Phyllis Tanna & Family

Sister Frankie Johnson & Family

Sister Sheila Gooden Walker, Tawana Cremack & Family

Anyone want to be added?

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

Call to Action!

Greater Friendship/Sabathani Food Drive - Through Easter Sunday!


Support National Baptist Convention's New Credit Union!


Safe Start to Summer Basketball Tournament (Ages 10-17)



Friendship Academy Community Brunch - "Journey to Excellence"!

Friday, March 29, 2019  | 11am - 1pm

2600 E. 38th Street, Minnepolis, MN 55406


Bridges to Manhood Conference | Tue April 2nd, 2019  | 8am - 2:15pm

University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs

301 19th Ave. S, Minneapolis, MN 55455

"The Church GOT TALENT Too" - Sunday, April 14, 2019

Fellowship MBC, 3355 N 4th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55412

Mother/Daughter Dinner: Friday, April 26th, 6pm-8:30pm

GFMBC 1st Lady Sister Theresa Russell will be giving the Keynote address at Progressive Baptist Church's
Mother Daughter Dinner on
Friday, April 26th, 6pm-8:30pm.
1505 Burns Ave, St. Paul, MN


Monday, March 25, 2019
Sunday, March 31, 2019

Monday, March 25, 2019

6:00 PM
Hospitality Ministry Meeting

1st Monday of Month

6:30 PM
Usher Ministry Meeting

2nd Monday of Month


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

Single Creek Commons

4600 Humbolt

Minneapolis, MN

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

FCS Board Meeting

Fireside Room


7:00 PM
PACT II (Practicing At Christ Teaching)

(Friendship Community Services)

Support Services Meeting

For those reestablishing lives disrupted by:

incarceration or addiction

(New Members Classroom)



7:00 PM
Christian Education Meeting


7:00 PM
Education Equity Team Meeting

GFMBC Friendship Hall

[4th Tuesday of Month]

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

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



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

Facilitated by Pastor Billy G. Russell

Bookstore Email:


Thursday, March 28, 2019

6:30 PM
Faith Bible Institute Registration Open!


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

1st Thursday of Month

Fireside Room


7:00 PM
Music Ministry Bible Study!

Choir Rehearsal!

Friday, March 29, 2019

7:00 PM

Friday Focused Fellowship

Hello brothers,
the last Friday fellowship was Jan 25th. So lets get together March 29th. That is next Friday. As always bring someone with you and if able bring a snack to share.

Wherefore comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also ye do.

1Thess 5: 11 KJV

God Bless and hope to see you there.
Avery Davis 
612 860-5575

3232 Fremount Ave north Mpls.
Ring the buzzer for the party room if no-one is at the door

Saturday, March 30, 2019

5th Saturday

9:00 AM

Deacons, Deaconesses, & Mothers Mtg

[1st Saturday of month]

9:00 AM

Executive Meeting

[3rd Saturday of month]

9:00 AM

Trustee Meeting

[4th Saturday of month]

10:00 AM
All Mission Ministry Meeting

[2nd Saturdays]

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

10:00 AM
Jr. Usher Training!

[Saturdays b4 2nd Sunday]

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

11:30 AM
Busy Bees Meeting

[1st Saturday of month]

12:00 PM
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
Children Movers 4 Christ (Praise Dance)

Ministry Rehearsal in Gold Room!

Sunday, March 31, 2019

5th Sun - Mission/Family & Friends Day!

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

Comcast Channel 937 BMA Networks

8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Sunday School



8:01 AM


Facilitated by Executive Pastor, Eddie Bolden


8:02 AM - 9:30 AM
Marriage Ministry Presents…

Marriage Built to Last: Living Intentionally & Loving Biblically


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

9:30 AM
Call to Worship --- Worship Leader


 ● Ministry Spotlight

 ● Pastor's Observations

 ● Worship in Song

 ● Devotion --- Deacons/Deaconesses

Praise & Worship!

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

 ● Offering

 ● Invitational

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

Comcast Channel 937 BMA Networks


Following Benediction (1st Sunday)

Mission Sunday / Family & Friends Day!

Flock Ministry Fellowship After 9:30 am Service!

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

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Community Outreach

7:00 PM
Providence Care Facility

3720 23rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Pastor's Anniversary

9:30 AM & 4:00 PM
18 Years @ GFMBC!

2600 E. 38th Street, Mpls, MN 55406



Happy Birthday to those born

in the month of 

Thank You & God bless!!