A Note from the New Guy
Hello!

My name is Rick Belbutoski, and I'm the new Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry at Hennepin Avenue. My family and I are overjoyed to call Hennepin our new church home, and we're so appreciative of how warm a welcome we've received, as we've been settling into our new lives in the Twin Cities.

I'm excited for the new chapter of ministry we'll share together. As I get started, I ask for your prayer and patience, as we seek God's guidance for how to build a great community for youth! Below is some info about a couple upcoming events for you to know about.

If you have questions about anything below, or anything youth or young adult in general, please let me know. Give me a call at 612-435-1301 or email me at Rick@haumc.org. I look forward to getting to know you soon!

Grace and Peace,

Rick
First Annual Hennepin Avenue UMC Youth Mini-Golf Invitational
August 18, 12noon-4pm

Fore! The First Annual Hennepin Ave. Youth Mini-Golf Invitational will take place on Aug. 18 from 12noon to 4pm. The afternoon will include fun and fellowship as we play a round of mini-golf at the Walker Art Center's Skyline Mini Golf course. Post-putting, we'll gather back at HAUMC for ice cream and to celebrate the afternoon's Champion. All students entering grade 8-12 are encouraged to participate and bring friends!

No need to register--just show up at Hennepin with $10 cash to pay for your round of mini golf. Contact Rick Belbutoski, Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministries, with questions: rick@haumc.org.

Mission Trip Team Meeting and More
Eight youth and three adults are headed to to Spirit Lake Ministry Center from Sunday, August 4 - Friday, August 9, 2019. The Sunday prior, July 28th, the mission team will be blessed during the 10 am service. Following the service there will be a meeting in the Longfellow Room from noon to 1 pm. All youth and parents are encouraged to attend. We'll discuss travel plans, what to pack, and begin to pray together for the upcoming trip!

Church of Youth Ministries
Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church
rick@haumc.org.

511 Groveland Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403-3223 
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