Book Your Group Now

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Experience camp in the fall, winter and spring! Enjoy the fall colors, ice covered lake or the first buds on the trees by booking a retreat, meeting or gathering at Camp Hiawatha or Camp Vermilion.  Call the VLM office to book your event. www.VLMcamps.org * vlm@VLMcamps.org * 800-331-5148 * 218-666-5465  Camp Hiawatha, 36944 Camp Hiawatha Road, Deer River, MN Camp Vermilion, 2555 Vermilion […]

Camp Corner

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Up Coming Events Sept. 21st – Fall Work Day at Camp Vermilion Oct. 6th – Fall Festival at Camp Hiawatha Oct. 11th – 13th – Paddle Building Workshop at Camp Vermilion                   Oct. 25th – 27th – Quilting Retreat at Camp Vermilion Dec. 8th – Celebration of Light and Music at Camp Hiawatha                      […]

Joyful Noise Choir

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Our fall season is upon us. Choir practice starts Wednesday, Sept. 4th, at 5:30 pm in the sanctuary. We are inviting anybody with a heart for singing, or a musician to join the Joyful Noise Choir. Not only do we sing as a choir, we are a musical family who sings, prays together and supports one […]

Offering Team

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Can you help? We are in need of one additional person on our offering team. Each person on our team spends about one hour per month assisting in counting the offering. It is not difficult and no special math skills are needed. Please see or call Mary Horan if you are willing to volunteer or you […]

Mission Sewing

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 Where did the summer go? It is now the time of the year once again to start our Mission Sewing Group. As always, we are in need of new members. If you are good with needles, scissors or any other type of sewing or quilting work, please consider joining our group. The coffee pot and […]

Women’s Bible Study

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Isn’t the beginning of a new season (especially Fall) a crazy time? Who doesn’t need God’s Peace? Do you? We would love for you to join us for casual and prayerful fellowship and Bible study, beginning Sept. 3, at 5:30 pm, in the church library. The book we’ll be using is from the Jesus Calling Bible […]

Men’s Bible Study

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Calling all Men! Bibles & Brew is a men’s Bible Study that meets on Wednesday mornings from 6:30 to 8:00am in the Library for breakfast and Bible Study. It is open to any man in the community. We will be starting on Wednesday, Sept. 4th. Looking forward to seeing everyone there and hopefully we will see […]

Worship Change

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In response to comments made to council members and to Pastor Judy, the Gethsemane Church Council at its August meeting voted to try something different starting in September. Instead of doing a blended worship every week, we will follow this schedule- 1st Sunday – Traditional worship using the ELW liturgy 2nd, 3rd, (& 4th ) Sundays […]

Mission Project for Fall/Winter Community Service

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In the Fall, we invite special giving to our children youth and family ministry programs. In the winter, we focus on world hunger with the month of March aiding the local food pantry.   For the next four months, we will focus on Community Service. Special gifts will support:  Salvation Army Soup Kitchen-A hot meal is […]

Gethsemane Angel Coordinators

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 The Gethsemane Angel program is a way that we, as a congregation, are organizing ourselves in service to the Lord. We ask every person to volunteer to serve during one month of the year with a “Team of Angels” to provide all the help that is needed for worship services. Each month the Angel Coordinator schedules the Angels […]