Bethlehem Blogs

September 7, 2018

Family Discipleship Classes Begin & Remaining Needs

Ruth Gulbranson

Coordinator for Communications

Sunday School classes and midweek events are quickly approaching for children and youth.

Parents and students are invited to the Open House and orientation events this Sunday, September 9, at the Downtown and North campuses. Note that South Campus Sunday and Wednesday classes will begin after the new building opens at 20700 Kenrick Ave.

Start Dates

Downtown Campus

  • Sunday School begins Sept 16 for Preschool–Middle School (Sr High students are invited to the Fall Kick-Off Retreat, and their class begins Sept 23).
  • Wednesday Connection for Middle School & Sr High begins Sept 19.

See an overview of Downtown Sunday & Midweek Classes for all ages.

North Campus

  • Wednesday Connection begins Sept 12 for Preschool–Sr High.
  • Sunday School classes begin Sept 16 for Preschool–Sr High.

See an overview of North Sunday School and Wednesday Connection classes for all ages.

South Campus

  • Sunday School begins Oct 7 for Preschool–Sr High.
  • Wednesday Connection begins Oct 10 for Preschool–Sr High.

See an overview of South Sunday School Classes for all ages.

We praise God for the dozens and dozens of people he has gathered to serve in Family Discipleship. Classes will begin as scheduled, however, we are still seeking team members to help point children and youth to Jesus this year. To learn how you can join us in these ministries, contact Amy Johnson (Downtown), Lulu Robinson (North), or Joshua Oakley (South).

Opportunities to Serve

Downtown Campus

Sunday School, 9am

  • 1 Helper in Preschool  
  • 1 Teacher in Kindergarten/First Grade

    Sunday School, 11am

    • 3 Small Group Leaders in Preschool 1, Grade 1,
      Grades 4–5 (woman)
    • 8 Disability Ministry Buddies (one-on-one care; 4 serving elementary-age children and 4 serving in Middle School)


      • 3 Helpers on Sundays at 11am (serving twice a month)
      • 2 Helpers for MOMS on Tuesday mornings
      • 4 Helpers for Bible Studies on Wednesday mornings

      North Campus

      Sunday, 9am

      • 1 Team Leader
      • 4 Worship Leaders
      • 4 Teachers
      • 7 Small Group Leaders
      • 4 Substitutes     

      Sunday, 11am

      • 1 Teacher (shared role with another teacher)
      • 5 Small Group Leaders
      • 3 Disability Ministry Buddies (one-on-one care)
      • 3 Middle School Mentors (men)

      Wednesday Connection

      • 2 Teachers
      • 5 Small Group Leaders
      • 2 Substitutes       
      • 2 Middle School Mentors (1 man, 1 woman)

      Nursery caregivers are need for Sunday services, Wednesday Connection, and Women’s events on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.

      South Campus

      Sunday School

      • 2 Teachers (serve twice per month)
      • 7 Small Group Leaders (4 male, 2 female)

      Wednesday Connection

      • 2 Teachers (serve twice per month)
      • 8 Small Group Leaders
      • 2 Activity Time Leader


      Weekly help is preferred but we will gladly accept once or twice per month as well!

      • Sunday Services
        8 Helpers (team leaders, teachers, and caregivers)
      • Wednesday Connection
        10 Helpers (team leaders, teachers, and caregivers)
      • MOMS (Tuesday morning)
        5 Helpers
      • Women’s Bible Study (Wednesday morning)
        2 Helpers

      Downtown Campus

      720 13th Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55415
      Sundays: 7:30am, 9am & 11am

      North Campus

      5151 Program Ave, Mounds View, Minnesota, 55112
      Sundays: 9am & 11am

      South Campus

      20700 Kenrick Ave, Lakeville, Minnesota, 55044
      Sundays: 10:30am