Bloomington News

God’s doing things!

One of the most inspiring times at Evergreen is when we hear "God stories". Hearing how God has grown, blessed, and healed is very moving. We need to hear about what God is doing. You can help. Here is how. Email and share a story you have experienced or heard. Let's share and give God glory for what He is doing.

Volunteers Needed: Special Needs Ministry

Do you love serving individuals with special needs? Looking for a new way to plug in at church? We are looking for volunteers ages 16+ to serve with special needs children/teenagers on Sunday mornings at the 9:15 service starting in September. We want individuals, male and female, who can make a weekly commitment to this ministry, as well as maintain going to another service. For a volunteer application and to start the process of making a difference in the lives of these kids and their families. Contact Rachel Schmitt at 616-490-0582 or

Fireside Coffee

Do you relish Starbucks or Caribou? You’re in luck! We have our very own coffee shop, creating hand crafted espresso, lattes, mochas and more. The beans are sourced from City Kids Java, a ministry of Urban Ventures. Even better, all the proceeds support Kingdom Builders. Stop by!Fireside Coffee is open before, during and after each service.

Mother Son Dance 2017


Saturday, May 6, 6:30-9:00 PM, North Hall. Dress up in your best super hero costume and bring your mom to the 2nd Annual Mother Son Dance. Head over to the Registration Table for more info about this super, amazing, mind-blowing event. Questions? Contact Mel Bolduc at 928-308-0195 or

UNITE in Prayer

Thursday, May 4, 7:00-9:00 PM, Medtronic Plaza (outside U.S. Bank Stadium). Experience the National Day of Prayer! Join thousands of all ages, all denominations, all backgrounds, as we worship and pray for this season of outreach in the Twin Cities. Featuring: Nick Hall, UNITE Worship Band, and local pastors. More info HERE.

Dedicate Your Kids to God!

Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 14, during both services. Children are an awesome gift and a huge responsibility. God gives them to us for a short time and we need God's help to raise them.  You're invited to dedicate your child AND your parenting to God at Evergreen. Please contact the office at 952-895-1773 or with the following information:

East Bloomington Outreach Kick Off!

Information Meeting!

Sunday, May 7, 12:45 - 1:45 PM, North Hall-Room 127

Single or Families, young or old! God wants our church to unite! This information meeting is for ANYONE that desires to be a part of our church's effort to love and reach the city of East Bloomington (Southgate Apartments) with the good news of Jesus. This includes Sonshine Kidz, Grace Teams, being a part of a massive Evergreen prayer team, development of new initiatives designed to love and serve the people of East Bloomington or ???. Even if you are unsure on what God wants you to do.... come! If God has put the interest/desire on your heart, He will make it clear how you can be a part.

At this meeting, we will outline the plans and schedule God has given to us so far and how you can be involved. We will also cast vision to other potential areas of engagement.
Questions? Contact pastor Tim Weber at 952-240-0149 or

Note: Evergreen Kidz (formally Sonshine Kidz) Kickoff is June 11th


Meet people and learn more about Evergreen in 20 minutes with Pastor Mike in Fireside Coffee after the service on the second Sundays of the month.

Art in Bloom


Saturday, April 29, 1:00-5:00 PM, Evergreen-Bloomington lot (for carpool, parking space at the MIA is limited). View fresh floral creations and the artworks that inspired them during Art in Bloom at the Minnesota Institute of Art (MIA). Enter a world of timeless art and fresh flowers during the 34th annual Art in Bloom festival. Come enjoy 165 floral designs that interpret objects from the MIA collection. The event is free including free tours.

*Please meet in the Evergreen-Bloomington Parking lot at 1:00 PM for car pooling. Parking space is limited, so it's best to carpool.We’ll go out to eat afterwards.

Questions, please contact Faith Kammerdiener at 612-437-8007 or

2017 Father Daughter Dance

Saturday, April 29, 6:30-9:00 PM, Gym. There are few things as enchanting as a father's love for his daughter! Save the date to capture her heart again at this year's father daughter dance. Our theme is "enchanted". Enjoy an evening of music, dancing, snacks, and a photo and picture frame craft to take home. This event is open to all ages. Pick up a flyer at the table in Ministry Hall. Questions? Contact Kate Sanders at 952-451-5395 or

Do You Want to Get Baptized?

Friday, April 28 or Sunday, April 30, during the service or privately. Baptism is a visible expression of an invisible commitment to follow Jesus! Check out what the Bible says HERE. If you're ready to take this faith-step, please RSVP by Wednesday, April 26 at or 952-895-1773. Let us know which service: Friday night or Sunday at 9:15 or 11:15 AM, or you can get baptized after the Sunday services. Questions about Baptism? Contact Pastor Jeff at 612-250-3539 or


Multi-location News

Our Association:

Great Commission Churches (GCC)

Evergreen, The Rock & The Urban Refuge belong to the association, Great Commission Churches. GCC is a U.S. based fellowship of independent churches designed to equip, unite and provide accountability to churches and ministries that have a desire to fulfill the Great Commission of Jesus Christ. Our heart is that churches will model "New Testament Christianity in Action Today." To learn more about GCC, go to

The Spring 2017 Christianity In Action newsletter is now available. Go HERE.

Higher Calling - For Men

Saturday, June 3, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM, Evergreen-Bloomington. This fast paced, high impact event will test every man who chooses to attend. Higher Calling: Targeting Sexual Thoughts and Behavior Toward God's Design. For more information, contact Pastor Mike at or Pastor Terrance at

men’s support & recovery

Mondays, 7:00-8:30 PM, Southgate Apartments (8100 12th Ave S, Bloomington). For those with life-controlling behaviors. Contact Adam at or 651-246-6778.



Thursdays, 6:30–8:30 PM, Evergreen-Bloomington, Gym. Have you ever been curious about how ‘martial arts’ can be Christian and biblically based? We train students in the physical, mental, and spiritual character traits to be successful in life and their walk with Christ. All ages 7 years old and older (adults included) are welcome. See the brochure HERE. For more information contact Steve Mohror at or 612-729-6123.

UR Fit

heart, soul, mind & strength

Join me for a workout that seeks to nurture all of you– heart, soul, mind, and strength. Open to all who are seeking something more in a group fitness class, let's redefine what it is to be fit. Classes will encourage you to become more fit and to live a life that is healthy and whole so that you are better able to love God and others. Questions? Contact Crystal Vander Heiden at 952-687-1217 or (Check the calendar HERE in case of cancellations)





SERVICES: Fridays, 7:15 PM and Sundays, 9:15 & 11:15 AM

ADDRESS: 2300 E. 88th Street, Bloomington, MN 55425

PHONE: 952-895-1773 | Staff Directory

Evergreen-Lakeville    Evergreen-New Hope    The Rock Church    The Urban Refuge