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Blessing of Animals & Pets

Saturday, October 3, 11:00 a.m. Meet on the front steps of the church This brief service is usually done near the commemoration of Francis of Assisi, renewer of the church, 1226. You are invited to bring your animals, pets, and stuffed animals as they each will receive a blessing and we can express gratitude to…

Prayer and Holy Communion Services

This will be a 30-minute service in the sanctuary that will include prayer, a short homily, and Holy Communion. These worship services are limited to 9 attendees. Those that wish to attend must sign up in advance through Roberta in the church office. The dates and the times available are as follows: Wednesday, November 11 at…

Word and Service Documents

Below are the documents related to the congregational meeting regarding extending the call for Word and Service at Minnehaha Communion Lutheran Church.

Sermon Transcript for March 22, 2020 –The Lord Is My Shepherd

First Sunday of online worship, March 22, 2020 –The Lord Is My Shepherd Written and Preached by Pastor Sally Ankerfelt Minnehaha Communion Lutheran Church Minneapolis, MN Dear friends in Christ, grace to you and peace from God our Creator, Christ our Redeemer, and the Holy Spirit our Guide and Comforter. AMEN How weird it is…

You may wonder, “What about offering or increasing my giving?”

A Message From Pastor Sally When the MCLC staff first learned that we needed to suspend all of our in-person activities, including worship, we wondered if ministry would continue. We quickly discovered that the answer was “yes.” MCLC still is living into its vision to “build relationships with Christ and each other” and its mission…

March 13, 2020 COVID 19 Update

Dear Members and Friends, MCLC recognizes that this is a scary time. For most of us, this experience is the first of its kind. Congregations like ours across the country prayerfully are discerning how best to respond in a way that offers spiritual support and shows appropriate care for slowing down the transmission of COVID…

Blankets of Blessing: Blessed to be a Blessing

Join the confirmation class in sharing the gifts entrusted to us. In the month of November, the confirmation class will tie and donate a blanket to youth and teen shelters in the Minneapolis area for every pledge or set up of recurring donation to Minnehaha Communion’s mission and ministry. The confirmation class will tie and…

Meet Fawkes, our therapy dog in training!

Fawkes is from Alabama and was adopted by Sidney Patnoe Hagelberger in October. The name Fawkes (pronounced like fox) is inspired by Harry Potter. Fawkes is about a year old, and the best guess is that she is a lab/retriever mix and had a rough start in life as a bullet was found in her hind quarters. Rather than becoming…