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2016-17 Childcare Registration

June 1st - May 31st, 2017

For children aged 6 weeks-3 years.

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2016-17 Faith Creek Registration

September 10th - May 21st, 2017

$0 - $25

Faith Creek is designed for children 3 years old (by 9/1/2016) through 5th Grade. It meets Saturday, at 5:30 pm and Sunday, at 8:30, 9:45 and 11:00 am.

Cost is $25 per student (discount for families with 3 or more children.) Volunteers are also needed.

As you go through the registration process, you will be able to choose your child's class time.


Dynamic Deacons Choir (Grades K - 2)

September 13th - May 23rd, 2017

Practice every Tuesday, from 5:00 - 5:30 pm in the Choir Room beginning 9/13, 2016.

Each singer will receive a choir handbook at the first rehearsal explaining responsibilities and expectations of participation in the choir program, and will include the year’s singing schedule.

We are looking forward to another successful musical season! See you September 13th!!


Chancel Choir (Grades 3, 4, and 5)

September 13th - May 23rd, 2017

Grades 3, 4 & 5 will practice every Tuesday from 5:35 –6:15 p.m. in the Choir Room beginning September 13, 2016.

Each singer will receive a choir handbook at the first rehearsal explaining responsibilities and expectations of participation in the choir program, and will include the year’s singing schedule.

We are looking forward to another successful musical season! See you September 13th!!

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High School Ministry

September 18th - May 21st, 2017

On Sunday evenings we will have our regular youth group meetings, from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. It will be a great time to bring the whole group together to get your spiritual cup filled, get to know one another and explore important issues.

Student Leadership, on Wednesday nights from 6:00 - 8:30. There are opportunities for high school students to lead in a variety of ways; there is a Hospitality Team, a Skit Team and a Tech Team.

Adult Leaders are needed too! Join us on Sunday nights and lead a small group, join us for activities and trips or on Wednesday nights for the leadership training.

** BE SURE TO PRINT OUT AND COMPLETE 2016-17 PERMISSION SLIP** Only one required for entire school year, but student must have one on file to participate in activities.

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1st Communion Workshop

October 1st - April 20th, 2017

1st Communion Workshops:

Saturday, October 1st at 9:00 am - 11:00am. Will receive their 1st Communion on Saturday, October 8th at 5:30 pm.

Thursday, February 2 at 6:00pm - 8:00 pm. Will receive their 1st Communion on Sunday, February 12 at 11:00 am.

Thursday, April 20 at 6:00pm - 8:00 pm. Will receive their 1st Communion on Saturday, April 29 at 5:30 pm.

All kids in Grades 2 and up are eligible to attend this parent/child workshop.


October Movie Night

October 1st, 2016

$0 - $5

ELEMENTARY MOVIE NIGHT ~ Saturday, October 1 at 6:30!! All kids in grades K-5 are invited to join us for movie night at church. Why not go to church at 5:30 and then head downstairs for the movie at 6:30? If not, you’re welcome to come at 6:30, wear your pjs, bring a pillow/blanket, and watch ZOOTOPIA on the big screen at church. Pizza, drink, and dessert provided. Cost is $5 per child for the food. Registration open until Thursday, Sept 29!

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October Jesus Crew

October 5th, 2016

$0 - $5

5th grade students are invited for our monthly gathering called Jesus Crew!! We will eat, hang with old friends and make some new ones, play games, have devotions, and connect with each other as we grow our faith! Invite your friends, as all 5th graders are welcome! The gathering will be held on Wednesday, October 5, from 6:30-8:00 and will include pizza! Register online by October 4!


My Neighbor is Muslim

October 6th - October 27th, 2016

With an estimated 140,000 Muslims living in Minnesota, this study is important. Through plain-spoken, fact based chapters, participants will explore the history and tenets of Islam. A recent participant said: “It was a breath of fresh air to have a place where we could ask hard questions.” Class meets on Thursdays, October 6-27 at 6:30 pm in the Learning Center. Facilitated by Joel Malmberg.

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Faithful Grandparenting - Guest Speaker Marilyn Sharpe

October 13th, 2016


Grandparenting is a vocation to which God calls us all, passing on a faith in Jesus that has transformed our lives.

Marilyn Sharpe, a grandparent herself, a parent educator and a woman in love with Jesus, will share with us simple ways to pass on faith, share faith practices and discover that you are already doing things that matter.

The Center for Faith & Life For a light dinner at 6:30 pm followed by a presentation by Marilyn and a time for discussion. Cost is $5 per person

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2016 6th & 7th Grade Retreat

October 14th - October 16th, 2016

$0 - $150

We will be heading to Camp Friendship in Annandale, MN. Retreat is Friday, October 14 - Sunday, October 16. Space is limited . Cost is $150/per student.

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Soul Sisterhood Summit 2016

October 20th, 2016

$0 - $35

Join us for a day to be inspired, get creative and explore who God has created you to be! This metro-wide, day-long girls' conference is designed for girls of any Christian background to discover more about the unique way God has gifted them to love and serve the world.

Featuring former Miss Wheelchair USA Tasha Schuh, worship leader Autumn Toussaint, singer/songwriter Lauren Becker, and a wide variety of workshops focusing on creativity and connection with your faith, this is a day you won't want to miss!

On the registration page, you will be asked to select your workshop preferences for the morning and afternoon workshop sessions. For descriptions of workshops and more information, visit While most of the workshops are included with registration, a select few have an additional materials fee. Some workshops do have limited capacity and are first come, first served.

Registrations are non-refundable, but may be transferred to another participant by notifying the event planners.

For group registration discount, please contact Amanda Berger at 763-475-7144 or

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Spirit Beads - Sound Wave

October 25th, 2016


Creative fun, fellowship and tactile meditation lets Spirit Beaders create meaningful pieces of art and enhance their spiritual practices. In this workshop, you will make a bead that represents the sound wave of your voice speaking your favorite Bible verse or prayer. Make a necklace for yourself or as a gift. Choose either the 3:30 p.m. or the 6:30 p.m. workshop.

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Senior High Retreat

October 28th - October 30th, 2016

$0 - $100

For 9th Grade - 12th Grade Students. Camp Wapogasset in Wisconsin. Cost is $100 and will cover transportation, 4 meals, housing and a great time away. We will be leaving SPD on Friday at 6:00 pm and returning on Sunday at 12:30 pm. Be sure to eat dinner before you come!

Questions?? Contact Justin at

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Women's Outdoor Adventure

November 4th - November 5th, 2016


Womens’ Outdoor Adventure~ Calling all women who would like to get out in nature and explore God’s beautiful creation through hiking, biking, and kayaking (and campfire, hayride, food, and more). Celebrate fall through active adventures with other women who are looking for the same fun! We will reside at Heartwood Conference Center outside Trego, Wisconsin. You’ve got options: Fill your entire time away with active fun, or just do some of them and relax the rest of the time, or….come and relax the whole time in this beautiful setting! Food will be provided. We will leave Friday morning, November 4 and return Saturday evening, November 5. Cost will be $100 per person, which includes lodging, food, and all activities. Contact Trisha Ragner at with further questions. Register today! Deadline is October 31!


Soul Sisterhood Mother & Daughter Retreat December 2016

December 2nd - December 4th, 2016

$178 - $360

Mothers and daughters (ages 10+) are invited to join Soul Sisterhood at South Fork Farm for an incredible weekend of creativity, connection, and relaxation. Facilitated by Amanda Berger, this weekend will include opportunities for mothers and daughters to reconnect with each other, connect with God, and to celebrate the special relationship that is between mothers and daughters. The weekend includes all meals, lodging, craft supplies, and activities. Space is limited, so register soon!

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Rite of Confirmation (9th Grade)

January 14th, 2017


9th Grade Confirmation Students, Rite of Confirmation Registration. Please register by 10/31/2016.

For more information or questions contact Deb August @ or visit the St Philip the Deacon website for more details.