Entries by Jill Beim

VIBE – New Memory Verse and OCC

Hey VIBE Families! God is definitely at work in your kids! Last night, we began a unit on Worship, and we celebrated God’s faithfulness through the story of Nehemiah! Come again this next week to continue our journey of learning how to worship together!  I have attached our memory verse video. Until Christmas, kids will […]

New Members Class – November 14

Tuesday, November 14 6:30 – 8:00 pm Interested in joining the family of Central? Great! We are hosting a new member class on Tuesday, November 14, at 6:30 pm. Dessert will be provided and children are welcome. If you have questions, contact Rachel Pederson, Administrator, at rachel.pederson@clcelkriver.org or 763-441-2363. Sign up on the Connection Card, […]

Scriptures for November 26, 2017

Matthew 25:31-46 The Judgment of the Nations 31 “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory. 32 All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the […]

Scriptures for November 19, 2017

Matthew 18:15-20 Reproving Another Who Sins 15 “If another member of the church[a] sins against you,[b] go and point out the fault when the two of you are alone. If the member listens to you, you have regained that one.[c] 16 But if you are not listened to, take one or two others along with you, so that every word […]

Scriptures for November 12, 2017

Matthew 16:13-19 Peter’s Declaration about Jesus 13 Now when Jesus came into the district of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that the Son of Man is?” 14 And they said, “Some say John the Baptist, but others Elijah, and still others Jeremiah or one of the prophets.” 15 He said to them, “But who do […]

Scriptures for November 5, 2017

Matthew 5:1-12 The Beatitudes 5 When Jesus saw the crowds, he went up the mountain; and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2 Then he began to speak, and taught them, saying: 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. 5 “Blessed […]

Happy Reformation!

Central, HAPPY REFORMATION DAY! 500 years ago (October 31, 1517), on the eve of All Saints day Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses to the door of the All Saint’s Church in Wittenberg, Germany. Luther’s theses called for the reform of the church. This morning at our staff meeting we prayed for the body of […]

What Drove Luther’s Hammer?

Central, Thanks to Joan Ruprecht for her painting of Luther nailing the 95 theses on the doors of All Saint’s Church in Wittenberg on October 31, 1517. What drove Luther’s hammer? Why did Luther feel so compelled to stand up and proclaim the timeless truths of the Gospel? The Lord declares in Jeremiah 23:29, “Is not […]

VIBE Leaders – Parent’s Night Activity

Hey Leaders, Thanks for all you do! This week we’re doing a very special Parent’s Night! Please watch the video to get instructions for our event. On Wednesday, I will assign you to a starting station. It’s going to be a lot of fun! Don’t hesitate to call or e-mail with questions. Joy 612-978-1069 joy.goodwin@clcelkriver.org

Help Me! I promise I’ll be…

Central, “St. Anne, Help me! I will become a monk!”, cried Martin Luther. It’s been over five hundred years since Luther cried out, “St. Anne, help me! I will become a monk!” Luther’s father worked in mining and he wanted his son, Martin, to be a Lawyer. One day young Martin was caught in the middle of a […]