Inter-Gen-Men Retreat

Inter-Gen-Men Retreat Comes to Koinonia Feb. 27 – Mar. 1, 2015 Click Here to Register After a 25 year hiatus, a Hennepin Men’s Retreat is returning to Koinonia. It was in the 1980s that the last retreats for men were held at Koinonia Retreat Center.  This was in the days of the fledgling “Men’s Movement,” spearheaded…

A Time Apart: Women’s Retreat

A Time Apart: A Retreat for Women. March 6–8 at Koinonia Retreat Center. By March winter can seem long. Join Hennepin women and their friends at Koinonia for a time apart from the regular activities of life. There will be time for relaxing, worship, singing, playing, reading, needlework, creating, eating and rest. There will also be…

Worship Times Discussion

On Dec. 4, the Administrative Council discussed some possible options for worship times at Hennepin. Please read this document and enter the discussion about what is best for the whole church and its mission. Click here for background and to read the 4-page Worship Times Document. On Sunday, January 11, there is a Church Conference…

Gift Return: Four-Part Sermon Series

January 4 – Gift Return: Prayers  Rev. Nate Melcher preaching on 1 Corinthians 12:4-13 January 11 – Gift Return: Presence & Gifts  Rev. Judy Zabel preaching on Mark 2:1-12 January 18 – Gift Return: Service  Rev. Paula Colton preaching on Matthew 25:14-30 January 25 – Gift Return: Witness Rev. Nate Melcher preaching on 1 Corinthians…

We Three…in Concert: A Musical Respite from the Frenzy of the Season

Tony Axtell, Steven Hobert, and Barbara McAfee in the Art Gallery at Hennepin Church. Join in the magic these friends will cook up together! 6:30 PM, Sunday, December 14, 2014 Enter into a cozy evening of heartfelt songs, rambunctious improvisations, sweet surprises, and maybe one carol…maybe. In the beautiful Hennepin Church Art Gallery at 6:30…

Hennepin Reads: William Kent Krueger

7 PM, Nov. 24, Hennepin Reads: William Kent Krueger William Kent Krueger, Author Donald Livingston, Musician New York Times Best-Selling and Edgar Award Winning Author of Ordinary Grace and the Cork O’Connor series concludes the 2014 Hennepin Reads series November 24 at 7:00 PM in the Hennepin Sanctuary along with musician Donald Livingston. Krueger writes…

Advent Devotional: Face to Face

Submission Deadline is November 17 at 10:00 AM In this high place it is as simple as this, leave everything you know behind. Step toward the cold surface, say the old prayer of rough love and open both arms. Those who come with empty hands will stare into the lake astonished, there, in the cold…

Silent Movie Night – Nov. 1

FREE ADMISSION! On Saturday night, November 1 at 7:00 PM, Organist extraordinaire Donald Livingston plays a live, original score for the 1924 silent horror classic, The Hands of Orlac. A world-famous pianist loses both hands in an accident. When new hands are grafted on, he doesn’t know they once belonged… to a murderer! We’ll have…

November is Gratitude Month at Hennepin!

What are you grateful for? How has God blessed you in this life? How do you thank God for all that has been given to you? These are the big questions we will contemplate as we enter the month of November and move toward Gratitude Sunday, November 23, when we will complete our pledge cards…

Election Day Communion

Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church want to invite you to our Election Day Communion Services. The services will be held at 8:00AM and 7:00PM on November 4 with drop-in communion taking place throughout the day. On a day that can cause much division in our nation and for some embodies their greatest form of hope,…