Saturday, November 29, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM. Please help us decorate the church with merriment! We'll deck the halls and make things jolly with decorations galore spread around the church. But, we need your help! Adults and teens are encouraged to join us! Let's have fun and enjoy the Christmas spirit together! Questions? Contact Marlon at 952-924-0126 or email@example.com.
This Christmas we will have a gift card drive to bless those in our church family who are in need. We encourage you to bring practical gift cards to donate - Gas Stations, Grocery Stores, Target, Wal Mart, etc. These will then be distributed as needed. Cards can be placed in the collection box in the foyer. This is a great opportunity to help someone in need this Christmas season! Cards may be donated any Sunday until December 21. If you are a family in need, contact Mark Stiglicz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In early 2008 we purchased our church building for just over $1 million. As of November 2014, we have officially paid off our loan through the Own It capital campaign! We praise God for His faithful provision through the generosity of His people, and we sincerely thank each one of you who contributed to this campaign. God continues to do amazing things among us.
Friday, November 21, 7:00 PM, Mike Higgin's House (9009 46th Ave N, New Hope, MN 55428). At Evergreen, we strive to develop strong relationships with other men. Come join us for a discussion on mentorship, as well as some hanging out. There will be pizza and the cost is $5. If you have any questions, contact Mike Higgins at 612-991-9151 or Braydon Andrews at 612-751-4901.
Saturday, December 6, 9:30-11:30 AM, Fellowship Hall. We experience different seasons in our lives. Jesus, Son of God and King of Kings, came to our world and was born to give us hope! Hope that prevails despite our circumstances and regardless of our life's season. This is a season of HOPE! Please join us for a festive celebration, with a catered brunch followed by a special program of music and reflections. Sign-up in the church lobby ($15) by Sunday, November 30. Please also consider hosting a table.
Sunday, December 7, during service. If you have recently had an addition to your family and would like to have your child dedicated during the service that day, please contact our church office at 952-895-1773 or email@example.com. If you have questions about the Child Dedication, you may contact one of the pastors directly.
Baptism is an important part of the Christian faith. At Evergreen we baptize those who have accepted Christ as their savior. Our next baptisms will be sometime after the first of the year. If you never been baptized as an adult and would like to do so during the service, please contact our church office at 952-895-1773 or firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions about baptism, please contact one of the pastors directly.
Saturday, December 13, 6:00-11:00 PM, Evergreen-Bloomington. Come join us for a night of semiformal attire, dinner (Buca's!), worship, and dancing. This year we will have an extended time of Christmas carols and worship so that we can adore Him together, as well as a best dessert contest for those who want to compete (contact Rosanne Ales to enter the competition). Winners will receive a great prize!
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Note: Childcare & Gluten-free options will be available.
Questions? Contact Rosanne at 612-756-5488 or email@example.com.
Saturday, December 20, 6:00-10:00 PM, Cinema Grill, New Hope. The Cinema Grill offers a full service restaurant, spacious showrooms, comfortable seating and table-side service. For those of us that live south of the river, we will meet in the Evergreen-Bloomington parking lot at 5:00 PM to car pool. The movie starts at 6:15 PM. Movie to be announced closer to the event. Cost is $4 for the movie plus additional money for dinner. Also, we are collecting toys for Toys for Tots. So please bring a toy to donate to the cause. Invite your Friends! Questions? Contact Faith at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612- 437-8007.
Due to transitioning to a new database system and getting it up and running correctly, we will not have a Member's Directory this year. We would still like to update your records with us, though, so if you have moved, changed a phone number or had additional children in the last year, please contact us at 952-895-1773 or email@example.com. Feel free to contact us if you are a member* in need of another member's phone number or address as well!
* A Member is someone who has gone through a new member's / Evergreen 101 / Rock 101 seminar and signed the Membership covenant.
December 27-30, Iowa Events Center, Des Moines, IA. At Faithwalkers 2014, we will focus on God's heroes. We will study the lives of individuals who, just like all of us, were ordinary people - men and women who despite their sins, their weaknesses, and their failures, became heroes for the cause of Christ.
* Faithwalkers is an annual conference that happens between Christmas and New Years and is sponsored by member churches and ministries of Great Commission Churches. Each year, Christians from these churches gather to be inspired to live passionate lives for their Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
Get a flyer at your location or go HERE for more information and to register. Save $20 if you register by December 1.