WE ARE ON THE GREEN LINE! Get off the train at the 10th Street Station and walk south less than one block (we are the second church). Great space for rent, on the Green Line, that is available for a non-profit that fits our vision and mission of being in the City for good! It is a large office space with plenty of room. The building is wheelchair accessible and has a security system. Call Anna for more information: 651-224-4728 ext 100. PARKING: Free parking during worship is available in the Minnesota Public Radio Lot and at the World Trade Center Ramp. See this page for more information.
October Worship at Central
- 9:30 am Adult Bible Study and Children’s Sunday School
- 10:30 am Worship with nursery care available
- 11:30 am Fellowship and Refreshments
Sunday, October 26 You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, your strength and mind.” “And you shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Jesus puts these two greatest commandments side by side – and they go hand in hand. To love our neighbor is connected to and related to loving God. Rev. Colby will preach as we prepare to host Project Home for the month of November.
In November, Central will turn our Dining Room into a temporary overflow homeless shelter for children and their parents. We are part of a fabric of congregations and synagogues that care enough to do something practical to help. While families are at Central, they are connected to the support and services of the county for job training and searches, food, clothing, tutoring, and transportation.
Each night of the month we provide two evening and overnight hosts to welcome and assist our guests, read and play with children, help serve small snacks and breakfast, and converse with parents. No one would choose to sleep in a church dining room (other than teenagers for a lock-in, but that is a different story) but volunteers serving as hosts make the experience more humane and friendly for these families.
Watch our pastor, Dave Colby, help explain what it’s like to volunteer at Project Home!
Each night during the month of November, we need 2 evening hosts (5:30—8:30 pm shift) and 2 overnight hosts (8:00 pm to either 7:30 or 9:30 am, depending on the day. Sleeping is allowed during the overnight shift — beds are provided.)
Please sign up for Project Home at Central – here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:
- Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot
- Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot)
- Sign up! Choose your spots – VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation and reminders. Easy!
Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact Anna (firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-224-4728, ext. 100) in the church office and she can sign you up manually.