United Methodist Church of Anoka
Monday, October 20, 2014
Open Hearts Open Minds Open Doors
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Anoka site:

8:30 and 10:30am
9:30-10:30am Education Discovery Hour all ages
Nursery available
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Ramsey site:
10:00am

 
 Click above to go to the Northern Light web page.
 

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Anoka UMC Site:
Sunday Morning Worship @ 8:30 and 10:30am 

Oct. 5 World Communion Sunday
Series: Mysteries of Faith
Oct. 12 Incarnation
Oct. 19 Trinity
Oct. 26 Miracles
 
Northern Light Church Ramsey Site:
 
Worship gathering every Sunday at 10am
MythBusters Series:
We're blowing up misconceptions about Christianity

 
 

 Welcome, we're glad you're here!

The United Methodist Church of Anoka and Northern Light Church of Ramsey (also see northernlightramsey.org) are diverse and growing communities with a warm sense of fellowship, a great spirit, a challenging vision and an exciting enthusiasm. Below are some things you may want to know before you come. Please also feel free to contact us at umcanoka@gmail.com or call 763.421.2378 M-F 9am-4pm if your questions aren't answered here.

United Methodist Church of Anoka is located on the corner of South Street and 9th Avenue in Anoka. We have two parking lots and the south lot behind the church has handicap accessibility.
Northern Light Church is located at 6701 Hwy #10 in Ramsey (next to Youth First.) It is also handicap accessible and all on one level.

For parents with babies and young children ages infant to 3-years old, we offer a nursery at both the 8:30am and 10:30am worship services. Our nursery is on the second floor of the Sunday school wing and is staffed with paid nursery assistants. They are CPR/first aid certified and three are safe sanctuaries trained. Our Nursery supervisor is a registered nurse. (No nursery is offered on Memorial Weekend, Fourth of July Weekend and Labor Day Weekend.) The nursery at Northern Light Church overlooks the worship area and has a trained attendant and parent volunteers.

Sunday school for all ages meets at 9:30-10:30am from September to May. All teachers go through training that includes safe sanctuaries and background checks. Our Director of Children and Family Ministries, Emily Wise, will be happy to help your children get settled in a class. aewise@comcast.net

For parents of teenagers, 8th & 9th Grade Confirmation meets Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm. All other grades 6-12 meet at 9:00am for Sunday school. (September-May) Youth group meets Wednesday evenings as part of LIVE DEEP at 7:10pm. (also S Our Director of Youth and Families, Meghan Anderson, can help ease the transition for teens. meghana@anokaumc.org

Worship experiences at Anoka UMC are at 8:30 & 10:30am and are a blend of traditional and contemporary styles with a variety of music at the United Methodist Church of Anoka. Dress is relaxed--some people dress up, some people don't. (Also see the “Music Ministry” tab for groups and details.)

Northern Light Church our campus at 6701 Hwy #10 in Ramsey.  Dress here is casual and come as you are with a chance to get in on the ground level of beginning a new worshipping community. Wednesdays @ NL meet weekly at 6:30pm. Weekly Sunday morning worship begins on September 7, 2014.

Holy Communion is celebrated the first Sunday of each month and at special times throughout the year. All are welcome at the United Methodist Communion Table and it is an important family time for all of us. Children remain with their families on communion Sundays.

Wednesday nights at UMCA (September to May)…LIVEDEEP…a new way to go deeper in your faith…to connect with God and with other people...your anchor for midweek!

Sample Schedule:
6:30pm--Worship
6:30pm--Confirmation Class
7:10pm—Small groups and classes for all ages. Nursery is available upon request by calling the church office
ahead.
7:10pm --Kids & Youth small groups and activities.

Looking to make UMCA your church home? Membership classes are held quarterly. Please contact the church office 763.421.2378 or umcanoka@gmail.com for specific dates and times.

...we can't wait to meet you!
 

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