Our Life Together (March 26, 2017)

 

Easter Choir Forming Today
Practices will be Sundays March 26, April 2 and April 9 at 12:15 in the Chapel. See Jin Soo Kim for details [jinsoo@cando.org].

Easter Sunday Service, Potluck Lunch & Easter Egg Hunt, April 16
Easter Sunday will be a joint service with COOL Kids. Immediately following is an Easter egg hunt for kids & potluck downstairs- please bring a dish to share!

Update on James Kyalo in Kenya
James is 22 and working hard to build up his sneakers business. We supported his school fees since he was 11 through the Ngong Road Children’s Ministry in Nairobi. Thanks to our congregation, we raised $1,700- $200 more than our goal. Elder Lucy and Pastor David send greetings and will hand-deliver the money to James soon. PTL!

Welcome to Mark & Rachel LeBlanc from Spring Valley Community in PA
Mark & Rachel are part of Bruderhof, a Christian community founded in 1920 in Germany, now with 2,600+ members in 30 communities around the world. They are staying with us for a month in our church building. So glad you are with us!

Farewell to Roberto Valdepeña who returned to Houston yesterday
After nine months with us, Roberto paid off all debt and was planning to go home when he was diagnosed with MS and decided to go right away. Please pray for him.

New Member Dinner at Pastor Jin & Soon Pac’s home, Thursday March 30 at 6p
New members invited to dinner/fellowship! Contact the Pastor Jin for address or details [jin@cando.org].

Joshua Hoang’s 1st Birthday Party (“dol”), Saturday April 1st from 12-2p at CAN
Paul & Thao Hoang invite the whole church to Joshua’s 1st birthday celebration. For details and to RSVP, check Facebook or contact them at [thao@cando.org].

Next Underground Institute, Wednesdays May 3-31 on the ‘American Century’
Our next institute will cover the last 100 years of US politics, economics, history, and how the US remade the world. Dinner from 5:30-6:30p, class from 6:30-8:30p. Suggested donation of $50 for this series to help cover costs. Childcare provided.

Maundy Thursday Service, April 13, 7p; Good Friday Service, April 14, 6p
We have two services during Holy Week to prepare for Easter. If able, fast 24 hours before Good Friday service to remember Jesus’ crucifixion. We will break fast together after service.

Building Day, Sat. April 22 from 9a-5p
All hands on deck for this annual day of cleaning, organizing and repairing our building! Lunch & childcare provided. For details, contact Isaac Sanborn [isaac@cando.org].

Fridley Parish Potluck, Saturday, April 22, 6-8pm in Corner Cafe
See Elder Nancy Allen with questions [nancytallen@hotmail.com].

Presbyterian Women of the Twin Cities Area Spring Gathering, Sat. April 22
Theme is Caring for Yourself and Others. For details, see Deacon Cindy Skjei.

Save the Date: 2017 All-Church Retreat, Fri-Sun, Aug 25-27, 2017
Retreat will be held rain or shine at Norway Point in St. Croix State Park, WI.


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Our Life Together (March 26, 2017)

  Easter Choir Forming Today Practices will be Sundays March 26, April 2 and April 9 at 12:15 in the Chapel. See Jin Soo Kim for details [jinsoo@cando.org]. Easter Sunday Service, Potluck Lunch & Easter Egg Hunt, April 16 Easter Sunday will be a joint service with COOL Kids. Immediately following is an Easter egg…

Our Life Together (March 19, 2017)

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Our Life Together (March 12, 2017)

Prayers for Pastor David & Elder Lucy for their travel to Kenya Elder Lucy left this past Wednesday and Pastor David leaves this week for their native Kenya. Please be in prayer for them – Godspeed! Social Investment Opportunity for James Kyalo in Kenya James Kyalo is 22 now, and working hard to build up his…

Our Life Together (March 5, 2017)

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