Sunday, October 17, 2021     
11:00 a.m.  Nordic Folk Music Worship Service 

Greeting:                     Rikke Dierssen-Morice,Honorary Danish Consul
Preacher & Liturgist: Pr. Jorunn Raddum, Arendal, Norway
Pastor:                         Gunnar Kristiansen, Mindekirken Pastor
Guest Organist:          Jim Reilly
Announcements:       Jeannette Henrikssen
Reader:                       Karin Thue
Special Music:            Mindekirken Choir: Director John De Haan
Flag Procession:         LEIF flag recession

Pastor Jorunn Raddum is the administrative leader (prost) of 13 pastors and also serves as a parish pastor in Trefoldighets-kirken - Trinity church - in Arendal, Norway. She lived in the Midwest for several years since she came as a student to Augustuana College, Sioux Falls, SD, and later, Luther Seminary in Saint Paul. MN. She has helped out at Mindekirken while spending some study time back in Minnesota.


John De Haan has been the director of Mindekirken’s choir since 2011.









Live Festival Worship at Mindekirken led by Pastor Kristiansen and Pr. Jorunn Raddum, featuring greetings from Honorary Consul of Denmark Rikka Dierssen-Morice, Norwegian folkemusikk liturgy, and the sermon by Pr Jorunn Raddum. After the service, worshippers will gather outside (weather permitting) for coffee and Danish kringle during Kirkekaffe. The service will close with a Nordic flag recessional.

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