By Richard Gerber
Immanuel OPC in Andover, Minnesota, began to be developed at an unlikely time.
In the spring of 2013, Pastor Jim Hoekstra began serving as the interim pastor of Mission OPC in St. Paul. Pastor John Shaw had accepted a call to be the general secretary of the Committee on Home Missions and Church Extension. As the search for the next pastor was under way, the session wanted to care for the congregation and ...
About 185 people attend morning worship each Lord’s Day. The congregation had its first covenant baptisms late this summer. These baptisms, along with the celebration of the Lord’s Supper, have provided good opportunities to teach about the Reformed perspective to those from varied backgrounds. Pray … Continue
Some recent visitors to worship are looking for a church and have expressed interest in Good Shepherd. On October 31, three new families attended a party at the church. The congregation is also participating in Project Angel Tree and will host the children at a party on December 14. Pray that they … Continue