Rock News

ALL LOCATION LEADERSHIP SUMMIT

IMPROVING YOUR RELATIONAL CARE!

Saturday, September 9, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM, Evergreen-Bloomington. We've invited GCC Pastor Pat Sokoll from Colorado to train us in "Relational Care." The core of Pat’s training is to connect people to the person and power of God, and in that healthy connection find freedom and clarity to allow the powerful relational Gospel promises flow into our lives, relationships and leadership. Childcare is provided!

Hosting Chinese Students

The Hospitality Center for Chinese is looking for volunteers to host Chinese students for 1-7 days.  The students are coming to Minneapolis to study at the University of Minnesota. Go to hcchinese.org and click on "Volunteer" and then "Host Family" to learn more and signup. If you can't commit to hosting for a week, you can also sign up to simply assist with transportation from the airport. Questions? Contact Tim Grunditz at tim@hcchinese.org.

Dear Rockers,

For you parents, one of the most important and significant things you can do for your children is to pray for them.  Prayer changes circumstances.  Prayer changes hearts (yours and child’s).  Prayer engages God.  Prayer builds your faith and develops you into a better parent. 

At our Back to School dinner we had on Monday night, we prayed for each of the children represented at our dinner, and specifically for these 18 things.  I thought I would share it as a resource for you parents.  And for all of anyone, it’s a great list of personal character attributes to pray for yourself! Click HERE.

Your servant,
Karl

Multi-location News

Pre-Marriage Class

SERIOUSLY DATING/ENGAGED COUPLES

Mondays, September 18-November 27, 7:00-8:30 PM, Evergreen-Bloomington, Room 119. This 11-week class is designed to give couples a godly perspective of marriage and equip them based on Biblical principles and is required if you want an Evergreen or Rock Pastor to perform your wedding or if you want to use the church facilities for your wedding and/or wedding reception.  Childcare is available. Nonrefundable cost is $70/couple. Registration due Sunday, September 3. Pick up a brochure at church or print one HERE. Questions? Contact Phil & Amber Ehrlich at pmclass@evergreenbloomington.com.

UNITED BY THE CORE BEGINNING AUGUST 11/13

For three weeks in August, Evergreen, The Rock, and The Urban Refuge, will be uniting around a special message series called “United by the Core.” You will hear messages from gifted pastors and testimonies from members sharing an array of faith-inspiring stories. These three weeks will stir up your faith, hope and love! 

THE BURNING HEART OF GOD

This year we are spotlighting "Core Value 1: Grace & Love" with a message series entitled, The Burning Heart of God. At the very core of God is a burning, passionate, inexhaustible love--a love so great that God put his precious Son in our place – bearing the wrath and punishment for our sin. Why? For God so loved the world!

men’s support & recovery

Mondays, 7:00-8:30 PM, Evergreen Church-Bloomington (2300 E 88th Street, Bloomington). For those with life-controlling behaviors. Contact Adam at asanderson@evergreenbloomington.com or 651-246-6778.

CHRISTIAN MARTIAL ARTS

Thursdays, 6:30–8:30 PM, Evergreen-Bloomington, Gym. Have you ever been curious about how ‘martial arts’ can be Christian and biblically based? We train students in the physical, mental, and spiritual character traits to be successful in life and their walk with Christ. All ages 7 years old and older (adults included) are welcome. For more information contact Steve Mohror at steveandalicemohror@gmail.com or 612-729-6123.

 

 

 

  

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5501 Chicago Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55417
612-339-ROCK

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