Elim Church

Recent News

Parents Night Out – March 29

Spend a night out in beautiful NE Minneapolis! Elim Youth will watch your kids at church while parents spend a sweet evening out! Money received will be used toward the cost of the Youth Works mission this summer in Chattanooga, TN.     Loading...

New Elim Office Hours

In order to facilitate greater mid-week support for our ministries, the Elim office is expanding hours Tuesday through Thursday. The new office opening start time is 9am. M, F 9am-Noon T, W, Th 9am-4pm Come and see us! Or if you miss us, Email Us  or call 612.789.3591    

Update! – Public showing of Envision Community

Location: University of Minnesota School of Architecture, Rapson Hall, 89 Church St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, in the central courtyard on the first floor. Time: 5-6pm Elim Church and our ministry to those experiencing homelessness (Hope Avenue) has partnered with Envision Community to see affordable, low barrier housing come to people experiencing homelessness in ...

Going BEYOND – Simulcast with Priscilla Shirer

On April 6, 2019, we invite you to join Bible teacher, Priscilla Shirer and worship artist, Anthony Evans for a global Bible teaching event! Women will gather from all around the world for this one day teaching and worship event. Time: April 6th, 9:00am - 4:30pm Location: Elim Church - 685 13th ...

New to Elim? Join us for Lunch – March 17

If you have started coming to Elim in the past year we want to get to know you! Our pastors will be there to help answer any questions and get you connected to others. We hope to see you there! RSVP by sending an email to becky@elimchurch.com. This event was ...

Why do we open Emergency Shelters?

Coming into the new year there were two overnights where Elim opened its doors to those experiencing homelessness to serve as a warming house and a place of refuge from the frigid temps. We served a hot meal, showers, seasonal clothing, a warm and safe sleeping environment, friendship… and the ...

Connection and Community

December 15th was a unique Elim day for me. I spent the morning at a brunch with most of Elim’s staff at the Olson home due to the invitation of the organizer, Pastor Rebecca Hanson. That evening, Suzanne and were with the Merrymakers at the home of Ed and Joyce ...

The Posture of Humility

In Sunday Connections last month I wanted to impress the students with how many living animals I had seen in my life. Because I am older than they, I figured I had seen more animals than they had. I listed all the animals I had seen on a sheet of ...

Spiritual Formation

In Galatians 4:19, the Apostle Paul used a phrase that has fascinated me ever since I first read it. He says: “…my little children, for whom I am again in the anguish of childbirth until Christ is formed in you.” Spiritual Formation is a relatively new concept in the American Church. I’ve ...

Hope Homes LLC

Introducing Sober and Christ-Centered Housing: Hope Homes LLC. A new team has developed at Elim with the purpose of seeking God's leading in opening a shelter and providing housing for those experiencing homelessness. THE HOPE AVENUE SHELTER AND HOUSING BOARD We have met for several months to pray and begin the foundational steps ...
Sunday Morning

9:00am – Connection Classes (all ages)
10:00am – Coffee / Gathering (Dining)
10:30am – Worship (Sanctuary)

7:15-9:45am – Hope Avenue (1st level)
a ministry to those experiencing homelessness

Our Sunday service lasts about 60 minutes and features a blend of contemporary and traditional songs (with projected lyrics), announcements, prayers, as well as a 25-30 minute biblical message from one of our pastors.