Sunday, October 6, 2019     
11:00 a.m.  Worship Service   

Greeting:  Rikke Dierssen-Morice,  Honorary Consul of Denmark in Minneapolis
Preacher: Rev. Andrés  Roberto Albertsen  (Danish)
Pastor Anne Brit AAsland

Organist: Jordan Buchholtz

Special Music:  The Mindekirken Choir

Noon Kirkekaffe/Church Coffee (Suggested Donation $5)

Pastor Anne Brit AAslandAnne Brit Aasland arrived in Minneapolis to become the  pastor at Mindekirken in December 2018.  Her previous pastoral experience was in the Church of Norway in the Bærum area. She is originally from Stavanger, Norway. She has three daughters and six grandchildren in Norway. 

Jordan Buchholtz started serving  as the organist and accompanist at Mindekirken in August 2018,   She is a Minnesota native and enrolled in  a DMA (Ph.D) program at the University of Minnesota in collaborative piano. Jordan has worked as an organist/pianist in several Lutheran churches since she was 16. 


Dierssen Rikke


Rikke Dierssen-Morice,  Honorary Consul of Denmark in Minneapolis, is a partner in the law firm Faegre Baker Daniels and a life- time member of the Danish American Community through her family.  She is fluent in Danish, English and French.



Rev. Andrés Roberto Albertsen is an Argentinean Lutheran pastor of Danish descent who was ordained by the Church of Denmark and served the Danish Church in Buenos Aires from 1992 to 2011. In 2011 he came to the U.S. to pursue a Ph.D. in Theology at Luther Seminary in St. Paul Minn. Currently, he serves as visiting pastor at Vinje Lutheran Church in Willmar Minn. and instructor at St. Olaf College in Northfield Minn and Luther Seminary, St. Paul.





John De Haan has been the Director of the Mindekirken Choir since 2011. De Haan is Associate Professor of Voice at the University of Minnesota’s School of Music and Music Director /Choirmaster of Judson Memorial Baptist Church.