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Sep 14 Services 1:00 p.m.
   Songleader: Steve Hanson
   Sermon: Brian Shaw
   Potluck and Bible Study at 2:30

Sep 21 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Hanson Randle Morker
Sep 28 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Turnblad Freeman Shaw
Sep 30 Trumpets 10:30 AM Services - Songs:Turnblad Burchard Stith (New Brighton)
Sep 30 Trumpets 2:30 PM Services - Songs:Morker Burbeck Shaw

Oct 5 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Wagner Wickman/VenHuizen
Oct 9 Atonement 1PM Services - Songs:Randle Lausted Shaw (Shoreview)
Oct 12 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Wagner - Cline
Oct 14-21 Feast of Tabernacles/Eighth Day
Oct 26 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Turnblad Hoffart Shaw

Nov 2 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Morker Hanson LAnderson
Nov 9 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Wagner - Shaw
Nov 16 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Randle Wickman/Zutz
Nov 23 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Hanson Freeman Shaw
Nov 30 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Morker Gjesvold Cline

Dec 7 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Turnblad VenHuizen Shaw
Dec 14 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Wagner Lausted Morker
Dec 21 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Hanson - Shaw
Dec 28 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Randle Pischke/Stith

Jan 4 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Morker Burbeck BAnderson
Jan 11 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Turnblad Zutz Shaw
Jan 18 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Wagner Hanson LAnderson
Jan 25 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Hanson VenHuizen Shaw

Feb 1 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Morker Hoffart Cline
Feb 8 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Randle - Shaw
Feb 15 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Turnblad Freeman/Randle
Feb 22 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Wagner Gjesvold Shaw
Feb 29 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Randle Wickman Morker

Mar 7 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Hanson Stith Shaw
Mar 14 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Turnblad Zutz BAnderson
Mar 21 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Wagner - Shaw
Mar 28 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Morker Pischke/VenHuizen

Apr 4 Services 1:30 p.m. - Songs:Hanson Lausted Shaw

Prayer Requests


Apr 14 - Feast Housing Reservations begin
Housing reservations begin Apr 14 (except Panama City Beach: Apr 16).
See for the festival brochure.
Dells: Spring Brook is available, though not in the brochure. And the Wilderness code is wrong (in the brochure). See the online version.
Also register for the Feast online at If you do not have internet access see your festival advisor. He can register you.

Sep 14 - Bible Study
Because of our next Monthly Interactive Bible Study, services will be at 1:00.
Potluck at 2:30 and then the Bible Study, related to the sermon.
Mexican pot luck theme day.
"Non-Mexican items are just fine as well". Fruit / veggies / meatballs etc. A soda and salsa bar will be provided !!

Sep 30 - Trumpets
New Brighton Community Center
400 10th Street, New Brighton
Two Services: Morning at 10:30AM and Afternoon at 2:30PM

Sep 28 - Feast Baskets
We are once again planning to give baskets of treats and special items to our brethren who won't be able to attend the Feast. You may donate items or funds for the baskets now through the Sabbath of September 21. Ideas for the baskets: small serving sized non-perishable foods, blank cards, chocolate, candies, pens -- anything you would like to receive in a care package if you couldn't attend the Feast!
Give your items to Sheleen, or place them in the bin in the lobby labeled "Feast Baskets". Basket assembly will take place September 28 at the home of Cindy C. Thank you in advance for participating in making the Feast special for our brethren.

Oct 5 - Children's Choir
The Children's Choir will be singing on October 5th.

Oct 9 - Atonement Shoreview Community Center,

Oct 9 - Atonement Shoreview Community Center,
4580 Victoria St N, Shoreview.
One service at 1:00PM

Nov 9 - Post Feast Social Start thinking of treats you can bring back from your Feast Site to share at the Post Feast Social !!
- Pastries - Candies & Food Delectables
- Different Beverages
- Things of Interest
Email Feast pictures to

Local Sermons and Sermonettes
Twin Cities messages are now being posted to the password-protected Cities.
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See the "Members password-protected local index" here if you need help for access. Or see this site's Twin Cities index.

Congregation Facebook
The Twin Cities congregation has its own Facebook group where we can share pictures, announcements, and discussions of interest to the membership with members of the group. If you have pictures to share, feel free to post them. You can find us at "UCG Twin Cities."

Prayer Requests and Cards
Be sure to check the information table for cards to sign this week to be mailed to those with prayer requests or shut-ins.
Prayer requests page.

Beyond Today Program

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And, Beyond Today continues to air in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and South Africa. It also airs on radio in Zambia.

To find the WGN America channel locations in your area please visit and enter your zip code. You will be shown the providers and channel number(s) on which you can watch WGN America in your area.

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Airing Period

The God-Centered Universe
God created the starry skies to display His glory, point us to Him and reveal His magnificent purpose for human life.
Darris McNeely October 6-12, 2019
Is It Time to Find a New Church?
Jesus said He would build His Church. How can you recognize it? What should you look for in a place of worship?
Steve Myers October 13-19, 2019
What Is Living Faith?
Real faith is more than belief. It is trust that God is active in your life—combined with your desire to follow His lead.
Gary Petty October 20-26, 2019
Two Things You Don't Know About Jesus
You may be amazed to learn what Jesus really taught and what He wants you to do. Prepare for a challenge!
Steve Myers October 27 - Nov. 2, 2019

Contact Information

Brian Shaw, pastor
Cambridge, MN

Ken Cline, elder
Coon Rapids, MN

David Morker, elder
Plymouth, MN

United Church of God - Twin Cities
1596 11th Ave.
(at Glen Road)

PO Box 25008
Woodbury, MN 55129

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