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Compass 2016 October Newsletter

HAPPY OCTOBER COMPASS FRIENDS!!
 Compass Mission:
To connect and equip Christian educators, parents and students,
empowering them to live their faith confidently, in order to transform our
public schools through the love and truth of Jesus Christ.
 
 
HAPPENING THIS MONTH…
RSVP TODAY FOR THESE GREAT EVENTS!

HAPPY OCTOBER COMPASS FRIENDS!!

 

Compass Mission:

To connect and equip Christian educators, parents and students,

empowering them to live their faith confidently, in order to transform our

public schools through the love and truth of Jesus Christ.

 

 

HAPPENING THIS MONTH…

RSVP TODAY FOR THESE GREAT EVENTS!

 

BIG SERVE - GREAT FAMILY SERVICE OPPORTUNITY-THIS SATURDAY!!

RELIGIOUS LIBERTIES WORKSHOP – LEARN YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS AS CHRISTIANS IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL

EDUCATOR MISSION'S EVENT BE BETTER EQUIPPED AS YOU ENCOUNTER CULTURAL DIFFERENCES IN YOUR SCHOOL

LOTS OF OPPORTUNITY FOR PRAYER!!

 

BIG SERVE – Saturday, October 8th

For the last several years Compass has had the opportunity to partner with Grace Church's Big Serve to serve in our schools.  Our next opportunity for this is THIS SATURDAY, October 8th Please consider bringing your family and serving, showing the love of Christ by meeting these schools' most basic needs.  There is still space in Minnetonka and EP Schools!!  SIGN UP TODAY!!  All ages are welcome!!  Sign up here… http://www.atgrace.com/events/big-serve-2016.  THANK YOU!!

 

RELIGIOUS LIBERTIES WORKSHOP – Sunday, October 16th, 7pm

Is it legal to pray at school?  Read your bible?  Share your faith?  Compass offers quarterly Religious Liberties Seminars for Educators and families in the public schools to better understand their rights and better equip them to live out their faith right where they are planted.  This workshop will review our First Amendment rights and walk through scenarios we might face and how to respond both legally and in a God honoring way.  RSVP by October 14th to compassinfo@compasslink.org.  Grace Church, Eden Prairie, Room M213.  Enter through door #4.

 

EDUCATOR MISSIONS EVENT – Tuesday, October 25th, 6:30-8pm

"Culture, Communication and Christ" - Amani & Sherry (Missionaries from an Arab and Somali background) will lead a panel discussion on culture, communication, and Christ. This evening will give teachers an opportunity to ask questions and become better equipped to encounter cultural differences with students and families in the public school setting.   Sign up here and include a question you have for the panel.  Grace Church, Eden Prairie, Room 209.  RSVP TODAY!! https://podio.com/webforms/16822072/1131100

 

COMPASS PRAYER OPPORTUNITIES

Educator Prayer time will be held Sunday mornings at Grace Church at 10:15am at the Compass table inside door #1.  This month this group will meet on October 16th and 30th.  For questions or to forward prayer requests contact Tracy Hiebert at tatth@centurylink.net.

 

Public School prayer is held every Wednesday night at 7pm at Grace Church room CA150D.  This is for anyone who has a burden to be in prayer for our public schools.  For questions on this email us at compassinfo@compasslink.org.

 

 

LOOKING AHEAD…

 

4TH ANNUAL EDUCATOR BREAKFAST – FREE EVENT!

Connect with other Christian educators in the public schools on Saturday, November 19th at 9am at Grace Church in Eden Prairie!  Hundreds of educators across the metro will gather for equipping and encouragement.  Hear from other local educators on how God is leading them in their journey.  Also, hear from keynote, Kathy Branzell.  Kathy is an educator, author, national ministry leader and prayer warrior.  She has been a classroom teacher as well as contributed to projects both for the state of VA and the Bush administration.  You will love her energy and heartfelt words of encouragement to those God has placed on the mission field of the public schools.  You won't want to miss this wonderful morning!  Registration is open!  For more information and to register go to, http://www.atgrace.com/events/educators-breakfast-compass-ministry.

 

 

For His Glory!

 

The Compass Team

www.compasslink.org