Groveland & Hennepin/Lyndale Intersection Closed

The full block of Groveland Ave. (at the intersection of Hennepin/Lyndale) in front of the church, will be closed for 9 weeks due to construction. Pedestrians will still be able to cross all streets including those to and from the Walker ramp, but vehicles will not. Lyndale will be reduced to 2 lanes in each…

Intersection Construction Delayed Until August 30th

The contractor is delaying implementation of traffic control measures until the night of Sunday, August 30th.   No construction activity will occur the week of August 23rd.  Lane closures and the closure of the east leg of the Hennepin/Groveland intersection will be put in place overnight on Sunday, August 30, prior to the Monday morning rush hour.  Construction work…

UMCOR Sager Brown Mission Trip

PLAN NOW!  Jan. 10 – 22 UMCOR Sager Brown Mission Trip Plan ahead to become the hands of Christ as you serve in the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) depot, and/or the local community of Baldwin, LA.    Sign on to become part of the Hennepin team for one week or two.  Registration remains open…

Help Needed for School Supply Ministry

Do you like to sew? Have access to a sewing machine capable of zig-zag or overcast stitch (or a serger)?  Want toenable a child who may have lost everything through disaster to have the tools she/he needs for learning?  Your help is needed now to stitch some of the 400 school bags needed to contain the  school supplies currently being purchased, donated…

School Supply Drive

Back-to-School Sales Are Currently Underway!  You are invited to take advantage of those sales so that you can help students in need by providing them with tools for learning.  Your purch ases of backpacks for adults, spiral notebooks, loose leaf paper, folders, unsharpened pencils, pens, blunt tip scissors, 30 cm . rulers, 2 inch (or larger) erasers, hand-held pencil sharpeners, 24 ct. crayons, glitter…

Refugee Household Needs

Household Donations Coming In-More needed The Refugee Ministry Team has received generous donations.  We no longer need kitchen and living room furniture or blankets.  Such generosity is welcome indeed.  We still need most household items as noted on the attached spreadsheet.  Please keep in touch for household items with Kathleen Chesney 763-561-2512 or kathy@schesney.com. A…