Welcome to Chain of Lakes Church
Chain of Lakes is a Presbyterian church
serving the north metro of the twin cities

Weekly Announcements

Sunday, August 2, 2020



Welcome to Drive-In worship at Chain of Lakes Church. Today Pastor Paul is continuing a sermon series called, “Character of a Christian.” Today he will look at what it means to be informed by Scripture. Coordinators for Serve 2020 will be commissioned. The radio frequency for today’s service is 90.3 FM.

Conversation on Race

The Local Impact Team of Chain of Lakes is sharing a second conversation on the topic of race tomorrow,  Monday, August 3, at 7pm at Chain of Lakes on Davenport. The purpose of the conversation is for people to share their own stories about how their lives have been impacted by the topic of race. Please wear a mask; everyone present will social distance.

Upcoming Worship Celebrations  
  • Sunday, August 9        As part of the “Character of a Christian” series Pastor Paul will talk about being a Peacemaker

Chain of Lakes Golf Tournament

When: August 9, 2pm
Where: Centerbrook Golf Course, 5500 Lilac Dr N, Brooklyn Center
Cost: $16 per person.   Riding carts will be available for extra cost
Format: “Best Ball” shotgun start
36 slots will be available on a first come basis.
Reserve your spot by contacting Dave Nyberg:

Following current State guidelines, we will not congregate ahead of time.  Upon check-in go directly to your assigned starting hole.   All participants will receive a Chain of Lakes logo golf ball!

Ministry for Senior High and Middle School Youth

A large group of senior high and middle school youth and some others gathered this past Monday night at Lilli Putt golf for a fellowship event. A big thanks to Carol High for organizing the event. In August the group will serve at Feed My Starving Children with more ministry opportunities in the future!

Small Groups

Bible Study on Colossians
Facilitators:  Frank and Heather Butterfield
Tuesdays, 6pm on Zoom
Final meeting of the group on August 4
Contact info@colpres.org to sign up


If you have comments about today’s worship experience, please share them via email at info@colpres.org

Greeter and/or Lay Reader

If you would like to greet people in their cars and share information about worship with them, sign up on the Communication Card. A Position Description will be emailed to you.

If you would like to read Scripture in worship, sign up on the Communication Card. A Position Description will be emailed to you


New Website

The Communication Team has been working hard at designing a new website. The website is very close to being launched. The web address, colpres.org, will stay the same. More information will be shared soon!

Inclement weather

Drive-In worship will not take place in inclement weather. If Drive-In worship is cancelled, notification will be through email. Contact info@colpres.org to be added to the Chain of Lakes email list. Also, watch for current Drive-In worship updates on the Chain of Lakes website at colpres.org and Facebook page.


Watch a video

You can watch a video of Chain of Lakes sermons and announcements on the Chain of Lakes Facebook page and Vimeo page. 

Meetings        (Meetings take place on Zoom unless noted)

  • Monday, August 3            5pm  Stewardship and Finance
  • Monday, August 3            7pm  Conversation on Race, meet at Chain of Lakes
  • Tuesday, August 4           noon  Staff lunch
  • Tuesday, August 4            6pm  Bible Study
  • Tuesday, August 4            7pm  COVID Safety Task Force
  • Wednesday, August 5      1pm  Local Impact, at Chain of Lakes
  • Wednesday, August 5     4pm  Volunteer Management