7800 West County Road 42
Apple Valley, Minnesota
952-432-7273

Past Events

The 14:6 Project

While on sabbatical this summer, Pastor John Matthews created and launched The 14:6 Project. Based on recent interfaith experiences and 40+ years of scholarly research and reflection, The 14:6 Project challenges traditional interpretations of John 14:6. Do people authentically come to God in other ways than through Jesus? Bring your own Bible and join the discussion.

Adult Forum with Becky Palmgren

Did you know you have the opportunity to obtain assistance from an ELCA Foundation Regional Gift Planner to be good stewards of gifts from God by maximizing the distribution of their assets to family and the ministry? Join us on October 14 for a life-conversation designed for adults of all ages around some big “what if’s”…

Parent’s Time Out

We’ve got the kids for a night. Head out for a much-needed date night, nap, or the all-important #TargetRun. The Children, Youth, and Family Team hosts PTO throughout the year so you can get a couple of hours to yourself while we entertain with games, crafts, snacks, and caring adults and older youth helpers. For…

Blessing of the Animals

Bark! Meow! Squeak! Bring your pets for a short service and a personal blessing by our pastors. We’ll sing a song or two, have a children’s message around life with our pets, and there will be treats for people and pets alike. Bring a photo if your pet isn’t comfortable around people or other animals.…

Book Fair

Raising readers or an avid reader yourself? Stop by our annual book fair after worship. Harness the joy of good, solid faith-based reading for God’s children of all ages! Not to mention get a great deal on books. The holidays are just around the corner – books are a gift that keeps on giving!

Baptism Birthday Party!

Join families of kids who have been baptized in the last year for a celebration! We’ll meet in Alpha-Omega at 10:00 and head into the 10:15 worship service for a blessing. Then, we return to A/O for a party complete with treats, balloons, and an art project for you to take home! The guests of honor…

Book Fair

Raising readers or an avid reader yourself? Stop by our annual book fair after worship. Harness the joy of good, solid faith-based reading for God’s children of all ages! Not to mention get a great deal on books. The holidays are just around the corner – books are a gift that keeps on giving!

Community Carnival & Rally Day Kickoff

Join our church family and bring friends from around the neighborhood to our annual community carnival. This is also the day we kick off our education season. Come for a carnival complete with bounce houses, yard games, prizes, concessions & more! Games will be .50. Food/beverage will be $1.00 each.