FoodShelf Volunteer needed.

The Shelf of Hope is looking for someone who can head over once a week to Second Harvest in Maplewood on Fridays or Tuesdays at 7:15 a.m. to harvest what extra goods are available and bring them to Gethsemane. If you are interested, please see Kathy McCarty, Deacon Vant Washington or Vicar Phil at

Get ready to Garden!

Plots are available for the 2017 Growing Season! Click HERE to go to the Garden Page to download a copy of the Gardener’s Handbook and Commitment Form. Mandatory Kickoff meeting Wednesday May 3rd, 5:30 pm.  

To the Good People of Gethsemane

August 22, 2016 To the Good People of Gethsemane: Thank you for the last year of getting to know one another as we worked in mission and ministry together in downtown Minneapolis. I have come to know Gethsemane as not only a cornerstone congregation in the ECMN and as a historic place to worship, but…

Shelf of Hope Annual Report

2013 was a very successful year for the Shelf of Hope. Many gifts were received from a supportive congregation. The Shelf of Hope also was blessed with three different grants allowing us to do this mission of fighting hunger. The shelf also distributed donations of hats, scarves, mittens, water container, blankets and pillows. The Shelf…