News

Hosta Garden

Volunteers are needed to assist with a gardening project on the church campus conducted by Eagle Scout candidate, Alex Hermann. On Saturday, Aug. 3, and Sunday, Aug. 4, Alex will be preparing the ground and planting a hosta garden on the west side of the church, as well as refreshing the area on the Randolph Avenue side of the church and the parking lot gardens. Help is needed... Read More >

Build at the Crow Creek Reservation

Another Habitat for Humanity Interfaith Builder, Olivet Congregational Church, is going to the Crow Creek Reservation in South Dakota on the Missouri River for its annual build with the Dacotah Tipis. The trip runs on Aug. 18–24. Work includes home repairs and other service projects beginning Monday–Friday. Community Works is planning to subsidize some of the costs for... Read More >

Blood Drive Wrap-Up

The Men's Club wishes to thank all our donors who made the Red Cross Blood Drive on Saturday, June 29 a success. We realized 40 units of blood. Please pray for the up to 120 people who will receive, over the next two months, blood products from this drive. Your prayers for healing can make a difference! Thanks to our volunteers and staff for making this event and the blood... Read More >

Updated Facility Rental Information

While facility rentals with short notice have been allowed in the past, future rentals will now require a four week advance notice of the desired rental date. Events with less than a 4 week notice will not be considered. This additional time allows staff to adequately process paperwork and set up the space. Thank you for your cooperation. Read More >

Abria Run/Walk

The Life is Wonderful run on Saturday, May 11 will feature a chipped-time 10K/5K race and family walk along Lake Harriet. The event begins at 9 a.m. The 10K and 5K include a team component for finish time and fundraising. Join the Holy Spirit team by emailing Teresa Naughton ! Abria Pregnancy Resources is a local organization that offers a safe, non-judgmental and supportive... Read More >

Feed the Hungry

The Church of the Holy Spirit has once again been awarded a CRS Rice Bowl Local Grant to address hunger and poverty through the 363 Days Food Program. We have received $800 to buy food and supplies for our upcoming parish-wide Lenten Service Project on Sunday, Mar. 31 , from 2-3 p.m. in Howley Hall. We will pack sandwiches and protein packs for 1,000 homeless people in the Twin Cities... Read More >

Rise Up Conference

This one-day conference on Mar. 23 (9 a.m.-3 p.m.) at Radisson Blu Mall of America challenges middle school youth to live their faith radically, confident that they are known and loved by God. Young people will be strengthened in their relationship with Christ through keynote speakers, praise and worship, adoration, reconciliation, and lots of fun activities! Learn more> Read More >

Feb. 3 - Scout Sunday

Scout Sunday is a nationwide event which will be celebrated by the Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of the Holy Spirit community on Feb. 3 at the 10:30 a.m. Mass. We would like to invite and encourage all scouts and their families to join us to fulfill our "Duty to God" by actively participating in the Scout Sunday celebration and to uphold the 12th point of the Scout Law,... Read More >

Holy Spirit Feeds the Hungry

Holy Spirit parishioners and friends gathered to make sandwiches and protein packs as a Lenten service project. Over one hundred people gathered to make one thousand sandwiches and one thousand protein packs for the hungry in the Twin Cities. Alan Law, the head of Minneapolis Recreational Development, to whom the food was being donated, was on site to visit and get to know the volunteer... Read More >

Introducing: Parent Connection

We are thrilled to announce the creation of Parent Connection, education and support services for parents in our community.  Classes will be held on the last Sunday of every month from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Visitation Conference Room at Holy Spirit School, with the exception of March, which will be held on Mar. 18.  Classes will be led by Kelly Tronstad, licensed parent... Read More >