Bulletin Announcements 2/21/2023                                   

Would you be so kind as to make your members aware of these weekly Bulletin Announcements by placing them on your church websites and/or bulletin boards? We greatly appreciate it. Be sure to scroll down to catch all the announcements.  These come out every Tuesday sometime after 1 p.m.  If you have announcements you would like us to share, please email us the information at announcements@mnsda.com before noon on Tuesdays. If there are reasons that we cannot run your announcement, we will let you know. Thank you.


Minnesota Conference

Now that the services honoring the life of  Dr. Daniel Honoré have concluded, it is time to start looking to the future for the Minnesota Conference. According to our Articles & Bylaws, the Mid-America Union administration is leading the process and, in collaboration with the Conference Board of Trustees and Nominating Committee, has begun our search for a new conference president.  Please continue to pray that God leads in this process. We will be in touch as there is more to report.


Employment Opportunities


The Minnesota Conference office is looking for a Payroll Clerk / Human Resources Generalist. This person must be mission oriented, value people, and be a committed Seventh-day Adventist church member in good standing. We are looking for someone who is willing to learn how to use various kinds of software with excellent customer service skills.  Openness to learning new things and being a team player is a must. The pay range for this position is currently $18.39 to $24.41 per hour, based on years of relevant experience. Email your resume to hr@mnsda.com.


The Minnesota Conference office is looking for an Executive Assistant to support the President and the Vice President for Administration. This person must be mission oriented, have excellent customer service and organizational skills, and comfortable with computers. We are looking for someone who is willing to learn how to use various kinds of software.  Openness to learning new things and being a team player is a must. The pay range for this position is currently $19.59 to $25.62 per hour, based on years of relevant experience. Use this link for more information and to apply. https://www.mnsda.com/about/ministry-opportunities/administrative-assistant-conference-office


Minnetonka Blood Drive

Minnetonka SDA Church is partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive on March 22 from 10-4 at the Minnetonka SDA Church.  Please see flier for more info and how to make an appointment.


Maplewood Academy International Food Festival

Maplewood Academy is hosting an International Food Festival in the Maplewood Gymnasium- 700 Main St. N. Hutchinson, MN on February 26 from 11:30-2:30.  Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children.  All proceeds will go to support the Worthy Student Fund.  See attached flier.


Maplewood Academy Capital Campaign

For Maplewood Academy to continue to fulfill its God-given mission to work towards the education and salvation of the young people entrusted to us, a new cafeteria building is vital. The need for these funds is urgent. For construction to begin this summer, the funds must be raised this spring for 70% of the building cost. Please prayerfully consider how you might be able to contribute to this exciting project that will support the entire Minnesota Conference, as Maplewood is the location for conference events such as camp meetings, music fest, and various Pathfinder events. Thank you in advance for your support for the young people of Minnesota and the surrounding areas.




Maplewood Academy Offering video

Maplewood Academy is truly blessed to have the generous support of those who give to our Worthy Student Fund. Unfortunately, here in our Conference, we still have many deserving students who are unable to afford or find scholarships to cover the costs associated with a quality Christian education. Please consider giving a gift that will impact a young person’s life for eternity by making a gift to Maplewood Academy’s Worthy Student Fund. Thank you for your generosity. 


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66% of Americans do not have a written plan for their estate when they die. Are you one of them?

Did you know that if you die without a will, trust, or other legal plan and you have no surviving spouse, a probate court will determine what happens with your property and financial assets, who will care for your minor children, and even your pets? You may have been a faithful giver to God’s work all your life and want to leave something to support your church. Your children may have been raised with Christian beliefs and values and even attended Adventist schools. But these factors may have little or no impact at all on the court’s decision. The cost and timeframe of probating an estate are also considerable. Why let a court determine what happens with your property, who gets your money, or who will raise your children, when you can make those decisions yourself in advance? We would be glad to assist you with creating an estate plan that will help ensure that your wishes will be followed. To learn more, visit our website at www.mnsda.com or contact the Gift Planning & Trust Services department at 763-424-8923.



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