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,…

Silent Movie Night – FREE

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 popcorn, bottled water, and new this year: a food truck…

Planning Initiatives and Foundation Funding Process

This is a church wide memo sent on September 30, 2014 from: Susan Dunlop, Foundation Board Rod Bacon, Finance Committee Ginger Sisco, Congregational President Jodi Standke, Interim Executive Director Rev. Kent Millard, Interim Lead Pastor As a direct response to our conversations with Alban consultant Sarai Rice, we’ve been working throughout this year to optimize…

Updating our Church Profile – Oct. 4 Workshop

New Pastor Search…Next Steps One of the resources Bishop Bruce Ough and his Cabinet use in finding the right match for our next lead pastor is a Church Profile. A form created by the Minnesota Annual Conference, we worked on this document collaboratively in an open workshop with Bill Tipping, our recent Staff Parish Relations…

Minnesota Internship Center at Hennepin

MNIC @ HAUMC by Eve Stein, Social Studies Teacher (from HQ Magazine, May • June • July 2014) Find out more information at MNIC.org The Minnesota Internship Center (MNIC), has been at Hennepin Church since January 2013. MNIC is a charter high school in its 14th year of operation. The Downtown Campus, occupies the second floor of…